February 12

12 / Mark 2:1-12 (Part 1) / Read

  • Take time to develop a full picture of this account in your mind. What do you see? What do you hear? What were you thinking and feeling if you were a person in the crowd?

  • What stands out to you most about what Jesus says and does in this passage?

  • The people in this passage appear to have three reactions to Jesus, as represented by the men in vv. 3-4, the lawyers (vv. 6-7) and the crowd (vv. 12). Why do you think they responded as they did? What do their reactions say about the hearts of people?