The same heard Paul speak: who steadfastly beholding him, and perceiving that he had faith to be healed,…
1. Faith is the one condition indispensable whenever one would receive blessings from God.
2. We must be willing to look for and recognise even feeble faith (Isaiah 42:3). It requires alertness and charity,
3. Christians must instantly honour true faith when they find it, not stop to question, and to search, and to disturb it.
4. He who has greatest faith of his own will detect faith in others most quickly.
5. Our Lord is wont to see faith sometimes when we declare we cannot.
(C. S. Robinson, D. D.)
Parallel VersesKJV: The same heard Paul speak: who stedfastly beholding him, and perceiving that he had faith to be healed,