Blessed are those who did not see and believed

It is very easy to believe that something exists when we see it, but to believe in someone without having seen it is faith. And this is our faith, that we believe that Christ is the Son of God and that He exists in His maximum splendor even without having seen Him. And this faith must never change, for Christ calls everyone who believes without having seen, blessed.

The Bible tells us about a situation that can be very useful to us, which is very well known to all of us, it says:

27 Then he said to Thomas, “Put your finger here; see my hands. Reach out your hand and put it into my side. Stop doubting and believe.”

28 Thomas said to him, “My Lord and my God!”

29 Then Jesus told him, “Because you have seen me, you have believed; blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.”

John 20:27-29

Here we have the situation of the risen Christ. For many people, the resurrection of Christ was simply a fallacy and apparently even among His disciples there was someone with the same thought of the mass. In verse 25 of this same chapter says:

So the other disciples told him, “We have seen the Lord!”

But he said to them, “Unless I see the nail marks in his hands and put my finger where the nails were, and put my hand into his side, I will not believe.”

Amazing! But apparently Thomas had a very superficial faith, this gentleman did not care to see the same Christ, with the same physique or anything like that, if he did not see his hands with the sign of the nails or put his fingers in the place of the nails, and put his hand in his side, he would not believe. Vast disbelief!

So there are many people, they are like Thomas, they see the works of the Lord and still do not believe and insist on saying that they have never seen God and that is why they do not believe.

After Thomas could do everything he wanted to prove that it was Jesus, he said: “My Lord, and my God!”. It is very easy to say these words in this way, but let’s see something very important that Jesus said at that moment: “Because you have seen me, Thomas, you believed, blessed are those who did not see, and believed.”

We are truly blessed when we believe in God without having seen Him, and this is the source of our faith.

14 thoughts on “Blessed are those who did not see and believed

  • February 7, 2019 at 3:59 am
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    Very good to read the daily scripture, but the Ad’s is annoying

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  • February 7, 2019 at 8:53 am
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    Thomas said to him, “My Lord and my God!”
    “…. blessed are those who did not see, and believed.” said our Lord Jesus.
    We are of those who are blessed when inspired by the Holy Spirit, we wish to praise, we are amazed, we feel dependant on Him, our soul crys out “my Lord and my God”
    When we say “my Lord”, that means that we are servants of Him, we are ready to obey his words and fulfil his will. That is what a servant do…
    When we say “my God”, we recognize He is the only God of our life… that He is the only one we follow, serve, and adore. Not any other god of this World.
    Inside of us, in our heart there is not any other one than our God creator of heaven and earth, the Lord Jesus, who was since the beginning, that who is the same as the eternal Father, who is manifested in the Holy Spirit also. Our God is a triune God, though in those moments when we are driven to Jesus and say “Lord” to Him, our soul adores and shows his love to a personal God the Lord Jesus Christ. He who has died for me and then I adore him in a spiritual way, not imagining any man, which is forbidden in the Law. Or I adore the Father in the name of Jesus, obeying this word of Jesus Christ.
    “That all men should honor the Son, even as they honor the Father. He that honors not the Son honors not the Father which has sent him.” (John 5:23).
    We must remember that..
    “God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.” (John 5:24).
    May the Lord God teach us to look for Him in spirit and in truth. Amen

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  • February 7, 2019 at 9:21 am
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    Am so amazed by the daily verses you are writing to us may the living God of Israel continue to bless you.
    My spirit is blessed trough your teaching

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  • February 7, 2019 at 11:31 am
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    Thank you Lord for another day and for saving me and forgiving me of my sins please help me make it through my day I couldn’t do it without you Lord I LOVE YOU LORD JESUS CHRIST IN YOUR NAME IPRAY AMEN.

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  • February 7, 2019 at 11:45 am
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    AMEN thank you for everyday that you allow me to see with my health and my strength for waking me up in the morning started me on my way , my day begin with you may I be a blessing to those I see thank you my love. I believe in you always you are my rock and my shield thank you for saving grace AMEN🙏🙏🙏🙏

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  • February 7, 2019 at 12:16 pm
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    I thank you Heavenly Father for the hedge of protection you put me at my new job thank you for the grace and mercy you showed to get the job and thank you for the favor you give to me Jesus name AMEN 🙏🏾

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    • July 25, 2020 at 12:10 pm
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      Thank you Jesus. AMEN. AMEN.

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  • February 7, 2019 at 12:30 pm
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    Thank you God for all you have done for me, and I thank you for saving my soul and giving me a new day every day i thank you for healing me of this cancer and helping me to breathe each and every day, with out you i could not make it through the day. Lord I thank you for your mercy and grace Lord and I praise your precious name always and forever in Jesus name I pray amen.

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  • February 7, 2019 at 1:38 pm
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    Father God! Thank You For All Of My Blessing!! Lord You Know My Burdens and My Struggles..Please Keep me Covered as I go Thru this day..Please allow the right ppl to come across my path..And allow me to be a blessing to others as you have been to me! Thank You Lord! Amen!!!🙏🏾🙏🏾❤️🙌🏾

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  • February 7, 2019 at 2:25 pm
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    Good morning Lord thank you for waking me up this morning.i thank you for letting me see another day. I thank you for loving me. Thank you for being in my life.thank you for letting me know that you are there for me.and that you will ne er forsake me are leave me. Lord you are a amazing Lord.thats why I call on you for help.i thank you lord for fixing my my marriage.and restoration of my marring.and working on it.and giving me back what was taking from me.and that’s my husband.and lord I know I did not do wrong in my marriage it was my husband that broke the vowels.andbroke the marriage up and knowing those marriage licenses are make only to stay together and for life.and my husband lied to the lord and boss wife.lord please lead my husband back home to me.and not let my husband walk out on his marriage no more.i want back what was stolen from me.we belong together in this marriage thank you lord for what you are doing in our marriage Amen.

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  • February 7, 2019 at 3:50 pm
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    Thank you for starting my day with the word each day it helps me to move about my day with grace and digbity

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  • February 7, 2019 at 5:11 pm
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    I have read this from Patricia:
    “i thank you for healing me of this cancer and helping me to breathe each and every day, with out you i could not make it through the day.”

    And Falicia has written:
    ” Lord please lead my husband back home to me.and not let my husband walk out on his marriage no more.i want back what was stolen from me.we belong together in this marriage thank you lord for what you are doing in our marriage.”

    In both subjects I have prayed the Lord and I want to thank him he has worked…
    Thank you Lord you has helped Patricia. It seams she has got her healing yet.
    I pray you Lord you go on helping Falicia and her husband so that their marriage be restored in complete.
    I pray you Lord and thanks you for you love us.

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  • February 8, 2019 at 2:26 am
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    Thank God I am truly encouraged and empowered my these wonderful words, the song writer says sing them over again to me wonderful words beautiful words wonderful words of God amen hallelujah I believe In God and in jesus christ that he died for our redemption and rose again triumphantly to reign for evermore in all glory and majesty..thank you lord jesus for waking me up and keeping me through another day I praise and lift up thy holy name, I give you the highest praise..hallelujah.

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