The scribes, perhaps those who had earlier lost face and are by now smitten with envy, aggressively confront Jesus about his right to offer forgiveness to the paralytic .
Some toxic marine species cause paralytic shellfish poisoning, particularly when forming red tides.
The mutations make it more transmissible and possibly more likely to cause paralytic disease than ordinary live vaccine-derived strains, according to the Health Department.
Tetanus is an acute, spastic paralytic illness caused by a toxin released from the bacterium Clostridium tetani.
Red tides, for example, can cause outbreaks of life-threatening diseases, such as paralytic shellfish poisoning, which can shut down mussel and clam harvesting for long periods of time.
I have illustrated this for my beginning New Testament students by comparing the story of the healing of the paralytic in the Gospels of Mark and Luke.
The CDC website relates that there are two common types of rabies: ‘furious’ rabies and paralytic or ‘dumb’ rabies.
But our mixed-up legal strategy is to insist, paralytically , on a kind of hyper-sovereignty of the nation-state.
Almost all the seniors in these places are over 70 years old with a very weak physical condition and many are paralytics .
Soon people were coming to see Him from as far as Canada who were suffering from every kind of disease and disorder: mental illness, epileptics, paralytics , and Joshua healed them all.