Attention!
For 10¢ a day you can enjoy StudyLight.org ads
free while helping to build churches and support pastors in Uganda.
Click here to learn more!

Bible Dictionaries

Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Palsy

Paralysis affecting part of the body. The "grievously tormented" (Matthew 8:6) refers to the convulsions, foamings, and heavy breathings of the sufferer, giving the appearance of torment, whether himself conscious of pain or not.

Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information
Fausset, Andrew R. Entry for 'Palsy'. Fausset's Bible Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/fbd/p/palsy.html. 1949.

Search for…
Enter query in the box below:
Choose a letter to browse:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z
Prev Entry
Palmtree
Next Entry
Palti