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SEPTEMBER 2008 ARTICLE - MALAYALAM
VOL:07 ISSUE:09

SICKNESS OF GILEAD
KnsebmZn ]p{XnbpsS tcmKw

By REV. FR. JOJI K. JOY

"KnsebmZn kpKssXew Ctbm? AhnsS sshZy Ctbm? Fsd P\n]p{Xnp tcmKia\w hcmsX CcnpsXp?' (bnscaymhp 8:22)

_n. kn. 7mw \qmn {]hN\w \Snb {]hmNI\mWv bnscaymhv. A\mtYmv tZip ]ptcmlnX\mb lnevobmhnsd aI\mbn Atlw P\np. AbpsS DZcn \o DcphmIpXn\p apv Rm \ns Adnpshpw AbpsS K`]m{Xn \npw \o ]pdp hcpXn\papv Rm \ns ipoIcnpshpw ssZhns AcpfmSv tIġphm `mKyw e`n {]hmNI\mbncpp bnscaymhv. Ip\oscmgpp {]hmNI FmWv Atls AdnbsSpXv. [Weeping Prophet] ssZhP\ns thm AhI I,v ssZhn \npw hnpamdn BobXbpw kmaqlnI {]Xn_Xbpw CmsX, A[mnIXbn ssZhns P\w PohnpXp Iv hne]nph\mb {]hmNIs\bmWv bnscaymhn \mw ImWpXv. {]XoI D]tbmKnpsImv {]hN\w \Snb hynXzamWv Atlw. ssZhP\ns ]m]tbpw ssZhw sImSpp insbbpw Hmnnphm {]hmNI bn{kmtb P\ns \Sphn IqSn Hcp \pIhpambn \Sp ImgvNbmWv \mw ImWpXv.

thZ]pkvXInse AXnkpcamb Hcp `q{]tZiamWv KnsebmZv. Dn ]pkvXIn KnsebmZns\ ]cmainppv. "DSs\ Ah Xsd ktlmZcmsc Iqnsmp Ggp Znhks hgn Ahs\ ]npSp KnsebmZv ]Xn Aht\mSp Hw Fn;' (Dev]n 31:23) tPjvTt\bpw At\bpw I_fnnv lmcm\n Amh\mb em_ms `h\nsenb bmtm_v AhnsS kzbw I_fnnsSp kw`hamWv \mw ImWpXv. Cfb aIfmb dmtlen\pthn Fgp hjw ITn\mzm\w sNbvXtijw I_fnnv aq aI tebsb sImSpp. dmtlen\pthn hopw Ggp hjw tkh\w sNtnhp. hopw Ipsd\m Ignv bmtm_v {]Xnknbnembn. Amhnb\mb em_m\pambn sXnncntbn hp. lmcm\n \npw bm{X ]pdsp. Fm KnsebmZns Xmgvhcbn bmtm_pw em_m\pw Xn kam[m\ knbpmn.

KnebmZv kam[m\ns \mSmWv. ktlmZcm tbmtk^ns\ s]mnWn \npw Ibn Ahs\ hnXv KnsebmZn\np km{mWnbpw kpKԸibpw kn\mbIhpw HIpdp Ibn an{kboantep sImpt]mIp bnivvamtbeycpsS Hcp bm{Xqn\mbncpp. (Dev]n 37:25) KnsebmZv karnbpsSbpw knsbpw \mSmWv. DaKoX ]pkvXIn iqt\w ImcnbpsS XeapSnsbpdnp itemtam cmPmhns hnhcWw \mw hmbnpp: "\nsd Ip F \np Xncn; AXp Fs {`annncnpp; \nsd XeapSn KnsebmZvaescnhn InSp tImemnIqw t]msebmIpp.' (DaKoXw 6:5) As\, KnsebmZv kucynsbpw \mSmWv. KnsebmZns Fp Intemao hSp`mKpIqSn BWv tbmms ssIhgnbmb bm_qv F \Zn HgpIpXv. ^e`qbnjvTamb KnsebmZns {]tXyIX kpK]ibvv tIgvhntI \mSmWv FpXmWv. aqv hnhn[ Xcnep kpK]iI KnsebmZn DmZnsncpp FmWv thZ]TnXmfpsS A`naXw. HmaXmbn, PSan cmaXmbn, sskpacw aqmaXmbn, kpK]i ac F km[mcW \man AdnbsSp s]mXp kpK ac. KnsebmZn IqSn HgpInhcpXpsImv bm_qv \Znbnse shhpw Ftmgpw kpKw DXmbncnpw. tbmms D]\ZnbmWv bm_qv.

]ekvXo \mSns aynIqSn HgpIp \ZnbmWv tbmm. tbmm\v {][m\ambpw aqp ssIhgnIfmWv DXv. BZytXv, sltm aeIfn \npw ]pdsv tbmmt\mSp tNcp sltm \Zn. cmatXv Zm acp`qanbn \npw ]pdsv _lpZqcw (GItZiw 28 Intemao) acp`qanbn IqSn HgpIn tbmmt\mSp tNcp bmapv \Zn. aqmatXv, KnsebmZn IqSn HgpIn tbmmt\mSp tNcp bm_qv \Zn. Cu aqp \ZnI tNcpXmWv tbmm \Zn. ainlmbpsS ]cnafhmk\bpw kXyhnizmkns ASbmf ap{Zbpamb At\I kpKԡqpI tNv IqZmi sNbvX ]cnipamb aqtdm amtamZokm shs kpK]qamn ]cnipmmhns Bhmkns A\p`hamn ampp.

]shhpw NqSpshhpw tNp amtamZokm shw amtamZokm sXmnsb tbmm\mn ampIbmWv. shw hmgvens ip{ipjbn amtamZokm sXmnsb \mep {]XoIfmbn IWmsSpp. HmaXmbn, Cu shw k`bpsS K`]m{Xambn cq]mcsSppp. tbip \ntmtZsamknt\mSp ]dp: shffmepw Bmhn\mepw P\nn Fn ssZhcmPyn ISm Bpw IgnIbn. "a\pjy hr\mb tijw P\npXp Fs\? cmaXpw AbpsS DZcn ISp P\nmtam' F \ntmtZsamkns tNmZyn\p tbip \Ip adp]SnbmWv CXv. amXmhns DZcn\p kam\amWv k`bpsS amtamZokm sXmn.

cmaXmbn AXv {InkvXphns IdbmWv. hnip amtamZokmbneqsS \psS ]gb a\pjy IpgnnSsSpIbpw ]pXnb a\pjy {InkvXphnt\mSpIqSn Dbsgpt\pIbpw sNpp.

apmaXmbn, amtamZokm sXmn Hcp NqfbmWv. Hcph {InkvXphnembm Ah ]pXnb krnbs{X. Cu krn \SpXv amtamZokmbneqsSbmWv. Cu aqibneqsSbmWv {InkvXphnep ]pXnb a\pjy hmsSpsSpXv.

\memaXmbn, amtamZokm sXmn tbmm \ZnbmWv. lnameb km\pfn \npw HgnIn hcp knp, KwK, bap\, {_]p{X \ZnIfnse shw XWpncnpXpt]mse sltm aebn \npw HgpInhcp shw XWpXmWv. Npp]gp Zm acp`qanbn IqSn HgpIn hcp shw NqSpXmWv. Fm KnsebmZn IqSn HgpIn hcp shw kpK]qcnXamWv. CXns ASbmfambnmWv amtamZok IqZmibn D]tbmKnp shw NqSpXpw XWpXpw Ien aqtdm sImv kpK ]qcnXampXv. \mw amtamZokm appXv tbmm \ZnbnemWv FXns {]XoIambnmWv CXns\ a\nemtXv.

kpKapnSv ssXeapv. ssXeapnSv sshZy\papv. KnebmZn kpKhpw ssXehpw sshZy\papv. Fm Fsd P\n]p{Xnp tcmKia\w e`npn. CXv _n. kn. 7mw \qmn \Snb Hcp {]hN\amsWnepw Cpw hfsc ImenI {]kamb Hcp {]hN\amWv. ImcWw Cpw tUmIvSdpw acppw Dsnepw tcmKw amdpn. \psS ]cnXnXnIsf ]cntim[nptm Ign Ipsd hjfmbn \psS tIcfw Hcp BobhnhneqsSbmWv ISpt]mIpXv. FhnsS t\mnbmepw BoIX \ndp \npp. [mcmfw {]m\m tbmKfpw [ym\tbmKfpw Ip hcpp. C{Xbpw Kuchambn BobX s]cpIptm A[mnIX IpdtbXmWv. Fm Cp \mw ImWp {]Xn`mkw BobX IqSpXn\p B\p]mXnItam AXn IqSpXemtbm A[hpw s]cpIn hcpp FXmWv. CXns ImcWw FmWv? BobX k`bnepw a\pjy a\nepw Bgambn thtcmSpn. `n{]m\fpsS Fw IqSpX\pkcnv kXyambpw BobX hfcpptm?

NnIn ^e{]ZamIWsan KnsebmZnse P\n ]p{Xnv FmWv tcmKw Fv BZyambn BcmtbXpv. acpnt\m {]m[m\yalnpXmWv tcmK\nbw. bncaym {]hmNIsbpw Atlns kaImeo\ {]hmNmcpsSbpw NnIfpsS shfnn \apv CXns\ hniIe\w sNmw. "Fsd P\w cp tZmjw sNbvXncnpp: Ah PohPensd Ddhbmb Fs Dt]np, shanm InWdpIsf, s]mnWdpIsfXt, Ipgnncnpp.' (bnscaymhp 2:13) CXmWv KnsebmZnse P\ns ]p{XnbpsS BZys tcmKw. Ippn amkv ]mSnb Hcp A\p`hamWv CXv: "tbiphnemsW hnizmkw, IoibnemsWmizmkw.' adm\mhm A\p`hfmWv Pohs Ddhbmb ssZhn \npw Ahp e`nncpXv. an{kbnan \npw I\m\ntep \mXp hjs bm{Xbn ]I taLkvXw`ambpw cm{Xn AnqWmbpw ssZhw AhtcmSp IqsSbncpp. acp`qanbpsS `bm\IXbnepw hnP\Xbnepw kwcWambpw Blmcambpw ssZhw AhtcmSp IqsSbpmbncpp. abpw ImS]nbmbpw Ahp `Ww sImSpp amdmbnse ssIns shs a[pcamnsmSpp. {]mKyap t\Xmsf Ahp sImSpp.

CsXmw ssZhw Ahp sNbvXpsImSpnpt]mepw bn{ktbey ssZhtmSv ]mXIw sNbvXp. sNtXv Ah sNbvXpan, sNcpXmXv sNpIbpw sNbvXp. bn{ktb P\X PohPens Ddhsb Dt]npIbpw shanm s]mInWdpIsf IpgnpIbpw sNbvXp. Cu tZmjfmWv bn{ktb ssZhtmSv sNbvXXv.

FpapXemWv bn{ktb P\X ssZhtmSp ]mXIw sNbvXp XpSnbsXp ]cntim[\ \Snbm \mw AXp a\nempXv iapthens Hmw ]pkvXInemWv. "P\w iapthent\mSp: \o hr\mbncnpp; \nsd ]p{Xm \nsd hgnbn \Spn; BIbm kIe PmXnIġpapffXp t]mse Rsf `cntXnp Rġp Hcp cmPmhns\ \nbanpXtcWsap ]dp.' (1 iapth 8:5) {]hmNI\p hbmbXpw Ahs ]p{Xm Ahs hgnbn \Spn FXpw icnbmb ImcW XsbmWv. Ahp cmPmhv thWsaXpw \ymbw Xs. Fm FhnsSbmWv Ahp sXp]nbXv? PmXnIfpsS \S\pkcnv `cnsSphm\mWv Ah B{KlnXv. AXmWv Ah tNmZnXv. BoIX Bbncpmepw `uXnIX Bbncpmepw Aamb A\pIcWw A]ISIcamWv.

tIcfw Cv BlXy kwkvImcns kwm\ambn amdnbncnpp. IpSpw_ambnmWv Cv BlXyI \SpXv. CXn ]eXnsbpw ImcWw tcJsSppXv kmnI {]Xnkn Asn kmnI ss\cmiyw BWv. As\sbn ap Imefn kmnI {]Xnkn Cmbncptm? Csm [\w Cmbncp Imeambncpp AXv. Av FpsImv Bcpw BlXybvp {iann? Cs kmnI ss\cmiyw XmcXayn A[njvTnXamWv.

Cv BoXbnepw Cu {]hWX Xs Iphcpp. ImcWw aph Fsmw Imnqptm AsXmw A\pIcnm\p hy{KX BWv Cp a\pjys\ \nb{npXv. XmcXayw sNpXv A]ISamWv. ssZhw Xs P\s ]cn]menv \SnbXv PmXnIsftmse BIphm\. ssZhw Ahp cmPmhns\ sImSptt\w; sImSpp. Fm AXp Ah Bhiys{]Imcw PmXnIfptSXpt]msebp Hcp cmPmhns\b. {]XypX btlmhbvpthn bpw sNbvX ssZhns A`njns\bmWv Ahp \InbXv. "Rm \ns hninapncnhnbmbn, \ ssXbmbnXt \ncns \o F\np Impapncn hnbpsS ssXbmbvoXp Fs\?' (bnscaymhp 2:21) hopw ]dbpp: "btlmh Ahsc XyPnpIfXpsImp Ahp Idshn Fp t]cmIpw.' (bnscaymhp 6:30)

cmaXmbn KnsebmZns ]p{XnbpsS tcmKw \mw ImWpXv bnscaymhns kaImeo\\mb slmtib {]hmNIs ]pkvXInemWv. "KnsebmZv AIrXyw {]hnphcpsS ]Ww, AXp cwsImp aen\ambncnpp. ]Xnbncnp Ihmsctmse Hcp Iqw ]ptcmlnXm sitJantep hgnbn sIme sNpp; AtX, Ah Zpjvw sNpp.' (tlmtib 6:89) aXmjvTnXamb Hcq \mSmbncpp KnsebmZv. ssZhs Isphm, ssZhoIamb m\w sImSpphm, ssZhoIamb \I \Iphm ISas Hcp \mSv aXns t]cn Ipntdp Ahbntep hgpXnhoWp FmWv {]hmNI ]dbpXv. kam[m\nsbpw karnbpsSbpw kucynsbpw \mSv, aXmjvTnXamb AXn{Iaw {]hnphcpsS ]Wambn cq]mcsncnpp. Cu {]N\ns B\pImenI {]kn FmWv? Cp hnizmkw hfp hfv AXv hobXbmbn amdpIbmWv. \psS `mcXhpw tIcfhpw Hcp aXmnIXbpsS cmPyhpw kwm\hpamWv. cmjv{Sobhpw aXhpw Xnep Hcp Ahnip _hpw IqpsIpw DSseSpncnpp. cmjv{Sobhpw aXhpw, cpw Bhiyamb LSIfmWv. Fm cmjv{Sobhcns aXhpw, aXhcns cmjv{Sobhpw cpw A]ISIcamWv.

\apv Hcp amXrImPohnXapmIWw. AcmPIXzns Ah amdWw. {Zhyw ssZhamIp, hnizmkw ]cnlmkyambn amdp PohnX A\p`hn \npw amapmIWw. \app {]]tmSv henb Hcp ISabpw ISmSpapv. ssZhs Bcm[nphm\pw {]]tmSv {InbmIambn CSs]Sphm\pw At\ym\yw kvt\lnphm\pw BbnmWv ssZhw a\pjys\ krnncnpXv. \psS Bhiysf Adnbph\mWv krmhmb ssZhw. Fm \mw tNmZnpXnepw \n\bvpXnepw AXyw D]cnbmbn sNbvhm \n hym]cnp inbm Ignbph\mWv ssZhw. R BtIpXpt]mse Rsf BtWta; CXmbncnWw \psS {]m\. \mw asmcm BIWsa B{Klw amnsbn am{Xsa \app \mambnocphm kmyamIbpp.

[Message delivered at Kallooppara Orthodox Convention 2008
Reported by: Cheriyan Alexander Kallooppara]


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