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#56 Disappointment at the Pool of Bethesda


Jesus has come to Jerusalem for a special Sabbath; walking alone in meditation, he comes to Bethesda. Five porches were built around a pool for protection of the sick who flocked here because of superstition. In certain seasons the water was agitated, it was believed by an angel, and the first person to enter was healed. (A dark angel? Many were trampled trying […]