>>>>How many arguments are started by quoting the book of John? His is the only gospels that elevates Christ to the divinity of God; through his claims of I AM. None of the other gospels even hinted at this. It's caused so many more problems then good... <<<
"When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic, "Son, your sins are forgiven."
Now some teachers of the law were sitting there, thinking to themselves, "Why does this fellow talk like that? He's blaspheming! Who can forgive sins but God alone?" (Mark 2:5-7)