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John 9:1-2 As [Jesus] walked along he saw a man blind from birth. His disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents that he was born blind?”
If we wish to truly see others as they really are, we must first examine the fears and beliefs that impair our vision. Fear, prejudice, or selfishness can often blind us. To truly see is an action of the heart, not the eyes. John’s story of the man born blind invites us to examine all that keeps us from seeing things as they truly are.
MOVING FORWARD: How is Jesus showing goodness by healing your blind spots?