Miracles Preformed by Faith in Christ

I am currently studying the New Testament in the Bible and have come across many stories in which Christ performs miracles from healing the sick to calming the thrashing seas. The key to each of these miracles is having faith in the Lord. Here are a few of my favorites.

 

Matthew 8:1-4

1 When he was come down from the mountain, great multitudes followed him.

2 And, behold, there came a leper and worshipped him, saying, Lord, if thou wilt, thou canst make me clean.

3 And Jesus put forth his hand, and touched him, saying, I will; be thou clean. And immediately his leprosy was cleansed.

4 And Jesus saith unto him, See thou tell no man; but go thy way, shew thyself to the priest, and offer the gift that Moses commanded, for a testimony unto them.

Miracle Christ Preformed

Christ healed the leper.

Who Demonstrated Faith

The leper came to Christ and said that if Christ would, he knew that Christ could heal him.  To have such faith and knowing that Christ could heal him. He didn’t ask can you heal me, he said will you; two little words that make a significant difference.

Matthew 8:23-27

23 ¶And when he was entered into a ship, his disciples followed him.

24 And, behold, there arose a great tempest in the sea, insomuch that the ship was covered with the waves: but he was asleep.

25 And his disciples came to him, and awoke him, saying, Lord, save us: we perish.

26 And he saith unto them, Why are ye fearful, O ye of little faith? Then he arose, and rebuked the winds and the sea; and there was a great calm.

27 But the men marvelled, saying, What manner of man is this, that even the winds and the sea obey him!

Miracle Christ Preformed

Calmed the thrashing sea.

Who Demonstrated Faith

The Disciples of Christ came to Christ for help during the storm and when Christ calmed the sea they were in awe.

Matthew 9:20-22

20 ¶And, behold, a woman, which was diseased with an issue of blood twelve years, came behind him, and touched the hem of his garment:

21 For she said within herself, If I may but touch his garment, I shall be whole.

22 But Jesus turned him about, and when he saw her, he said, Daughter, be of good comfort; thy faith hath made thee whole. And the woman was made whole from that hour.

Mark 5:25-34

25 And a certain woman, which had an issue of blood twelve years,

26 And had suffered many things of many physicians, and had spent all that she had, and was nothing bettered, but rather grew worse,

27 When she had heard of Jesus, came in the press behind, and touched his garment.

28 For she said, If I may touch but his clothes, I shall be whole.

29 And straightway the fountain of her blood was dried up; and she felt in her body that she was healed of that plague.

30 And Jesus, immediately knowing in himself that virtue had gone out of him, turned him about in the press, and said, Who touched my clothes?

31 And his disciples said unto him, Thou seest the multitude thronging thee, and sayest thou, Who touched me?

32 And he looked round about to see her that had done this thing.

33 But the woman fearing and trembling, knowing what was done in her, came and fell down before him, and told him all the truth.

34 And he said unto her, Daughter, thy faith hath made thee whole; go in peace, and be whole of thy plague.

Miracle Christ Preformed

Healed a woman who had a health problem with her blood.

Who Demonstrated Faith

The woman knew that even if she could just touch Christ’s clothing that she would be healed. When she reached out and touched the bottom of his clothing he turned to her saying, daughter you are healed because of your faith.

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