''...But say the word and let my servant be healed....''
The statement above from the Centurion to Jesus implies
The statement above from the Centurion to Jesus implies faith. The Centurion, a Roman army officer, approached Jesus and asked him to heal his servant who was at home paralyzed and in terrible suffering. The Centurion expressed his faith in Jesus' authority and power to heal by acknowledging that Jesus only needed to say the word and his servant would be healed. He recognized that Jesus had the ability to heal from a distance without physically being present.