Jesus proves to the Pharisees and teachers of the law that he has the authority to forgive sins and to heal the paralytic.
Through a miraculous catch of fish, Jesus calls Simon Peter. He recognizes that he is a sinner and yet Jesus chooses to use him in ministry anyway.
Christ heals Simon Peter’s mother-in-law and other various kinds of sickness.
Jesus acts with power and authority to set persons free from demonization and sickness as part of the proclamation of the good news of God’s reign.
As Jesus is led by the Spirit into the desert, he is tempted by and overcomes the devil. Jesus shows us his steadfastness to God’s word and mission for his…