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Synoptic

Same view

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Which gospels has the same view

Mathew mark Luke

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Author of john

Holy Spirit

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Who wrote it

John

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Pentateuch

First 5 books of the Bible

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Most of the stories are unique : one on one conversation like:

Nicodemus
Peter
Pilate
The blind men
Woman at the well

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Parables are ________ in the gospel of john

Rare

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In the gospel of John what is not recorded

Jesus birth, baptism, temptation, and the last supper

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How many days are recorded in Jesus life: out of a 1000 days

29

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Purpose of john

put your faith in Jesus as the Messiah and the Son of God. If you have faith in him, you will have true life.”

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Translation between the old / new generation of Christians

those who know Jesus / walk with Jesus and Those who know Jesus only through who knows the testimony of Jesus

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Jesus is the ultimate revelation of God, he replaces all other revelations

Salvation is life - life Jesus brings us now
The end is here
The ministry of the Holy Spirit important gift of the new generation

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John reaches out to 3 groups

Christians: hymns ( john 1:1-2)
Jewish: Chiastic structure, most important part is in the middle, "believers become children of God
Greek mind: the usage of aoyoc, " the word" describes Christ

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In Johns gospel Jesus isn't

lowly, meek, & mild savior he was in Matthew, Mark, &Luke

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John tries to give you knowledge that other people don't have
Like:

he knows where Jacobs well is
Knows size and weight of water pots at the wedding
Know soldiers gambled on Jesus
Knows the layout of pool of Bethesda

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Jesus mainly visited

Jerusalem

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Why would This generation is probably be better off without Jesus today

because now we would have to look for him, but since he is up in heaven he is now everywhere.

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In the prologue He sets the tone and introduces major themes

he is the preexisted one

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In john he says that when speaking of God you should have a casual response

Believe- going to abundant life
Turn away - become blind sick & subject to death.

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John the Baptist most difficult statement he even said he is "not worthy to untie the strap of his sandals"

John 3:30 "he must become greater I must become less"

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Why would people follow the Baptist over Jesus?

older theology is more reliable and better Jewish tradition of two Messiahs - one would be from Judah the King and one would be from Levi the priest. Baptist was from Levi (priest) and Jesus was from Judah (king) Priest was more important cuz the priest anointed Kings

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According to john 1:29-34 the purpose of Jesus and his baptism is to

Reveal his identity to Israel
Establish his identity to the Messiah

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We have the same choice to find our identity through baptism

we identify with Christ death, burial, and resurrection (Romans 6: 3-4)
old things have passed away & all things are made new (2 Corinthians 5:17)
we take on a new identity and life in Jesus Christ

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Jesus knows:

knowledge of what is going on inside of all people

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The True Israel:

a true Israelite is one who believes in Jesus
Not those who are born into Gods chosen but those who choose to be His chosen
One thing that matters over all... our relationship with Jesus
Everything else serves little purpose

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Theme of John Chapters 2-4 is replacement

Jacob with himself
Physical water with spiritual water
Worship of Jerusalem with spiritual worship

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Was it Wine or was is Juice?

It was a symbol of his own blood was, PURE JUICE of the grape.

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What was the result of Jesus first miracle

The disciples believe in Him When they see his "glory" they served to him

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The wedding Mark the what?

The end of the calling of the disciples

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Jesus cleansing the temple caused

animosity & pointed to his claim to be the messiah

B/c The selling and money changing was happening in the court of gentiles

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Animosity

bad feeling towards a person

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Quotation from the Old Testament (john 2:17)

reveal a bigger pic to the reader
Illicit feelings/emotions from the readers

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Theme chapter 2

Jesus knows all

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Rabbie taught that there are 7 things hidden from human nature

the day of death
The day of consolation
The depths of judgement
Ones reward
Time when the kingdom of David will be restored
Time when the guilty kingdom of Rome will be destroyed
What's within someone else's thoughts

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In the gospel of john there are layers of human faith

shallow faith based on the miracles
Saving faith after Jesus turns water to wine
Deeper more lasting faith like the one the disciples have after the death and resurrection of Jesus
and the outpouring of the Holy Spirit

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The answer to our faith lies not in

The answer to our faith today lies no in miracles but the BIBLE itself
confession of our sins is learning to tell the truth to ourselves

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Nicodemus means

leader of the people"

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Who was Nicodemus

He's a spokesperson for the Jews
Was the best Jedism had to offer
He was a Pharisee
Member of the Sanhedrin (Jewish council)
Quite wealthy
Relatively fearless

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Nicodemus came and talk to Jesus at night there are 3 ways to express night in Greek

as a specific event (10p at night)
As a period of time (during/through the night)
The qualitative use of time (pointing to a higher meaning)

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Did nicodemus ultimate decide to follow Jesus

Yes

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The water probably had a double meaning

physical birth and baptism

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Physical birth:

rabies taught that babies were made out of water in the mothers womb and the
water that pours out when the baby is born is leftovers

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baptism

water and spirit are closely related in Jesus baptism

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Was Jesus human or Devine?

Both 100% and 100%
one and only (or) only begotten
Applied to only two people

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100% Devine

He came from heaven (Philippians) 100% human
Only possibility to replace our sinful lives

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100% human

Only possibility to replace our sinful lives
He is the 2nd Adam (sin had no inner effect on Him) this is really what it means to be Human ⿞
(says this because Adam also didn't have a propensity to sin)

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Jesus tells nicodemis that the cross is like the serpent Moses lifted up for Israe

a remedy was provided by God
The remedy looks like a disease
The remedy was conspicuously displayed
It was by looking at the remedy that someone was cured

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Themes of ch4

:living water
-Life
-Holy Spirit
:True worship
-Not about where but who
-Not about what but how Gospel is for EVERYONE

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Why did the samaritains hold onto their religiosity

Jacobs well was between Mount Gerizim and Mount Ebal
Abraham first went to schecum
Schecum was where Joseph's body was buried
Was a primary place for more than 1000 yrs before Jerusalem

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Meetings at the well

Isaac
Jacob
Moses

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In each story the leading character meets their future wife at the well

It's in a foreign land
She leaves to tell her father
Family comes out to greet the patriarch
She comes to receive her as her lord/husband

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Samaritan/Jew hatred (mainly religious)

Because a Jewish leader burned down a temple in Samaritan like 200 years later

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Ch 5 Emphasis

life giving word of God
He's the replacement of Jewish feasts
Passover>breakups of life ⿞
Feasts of tabernacle > water and light ⿞

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He makes outlandish remarks

he is equal with God
Able to give eternal life
The source of life

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Disagreement by scholars

Bethesda - house of mercy

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God is about doing good on the sabbath
According to Jewish writers, Gods worked on the sabbath can be detected in certain things.

Births
Death
Sunshine
Rain
Continued flowing of rivers

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The Jews require two sources to make something factual. JESUS GAVE FOUR

John the Baptist
His works
His Father
The Scriptures

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Johns gospel judgement happens in three phases

The cross
preaching of the gospel
At the end of days

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the cross

Drives out the prince of this world
Drawing all men to Jesus

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Preaching of the gospel


Deciding how each person will respond to the cross

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At the end of days

Affirming and validating the previous judgment

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the message of the Judgement

The cross is sufficient to atone, even for you. Those who remain with him now will be found with him on the last day You matter to God and everything you do matters to Him, your life is meaningful and significant.

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Philip and Andrew speak with Jesus in this story

Philip and Andrew speak with Jesus in this story

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There is an allusion to the Lords supper

For John he references picnics and other meals
For those who walk with Jesus there is a sense in which every meal become a sacrament

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When Jesus fed the 5K they thought he was the returned Moses or the Prophet What's was Moses command to them concerning the coming Prophet? Deuteronomy 18:15-19

They wanted to make Him King
in the OT they didn't want anymore earth shaking miracles, by to speak softly to us
NT they wanted the opposite

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During the storm The disciples were afraid without Jesus

they didn't look for Jesus
When He did show up they were afraid of Him

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What sign were they looking for? Jesus had already fed them?

they wanted manna

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feast of tabernacles

was the law of the 3 great Jewish feasts
It was a joyous holiday- joy and thanksgiving
It commemorated the exodus where God provided water where God provided light
the people stayed in tents the Israelites wandered in the wilderness we are not permanent residents here but pilgrims

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pitcher of water and juice were poured into the pipes of the temple and joined, flowing to the
kidron valley, signifies

God's blessings and substenance

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John doesn't record "Jesus" temptations but Jesus is tempted

Jesus is tempted to be king (6:15
Jesus is tempted with bread (6:30-31
Jesus is tempted to show off at the temple (7:2-3

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there is a subtle but clear contrast in homes

They had homes to go back to ⿞
Jesus has no home but goes back to the mountain of olives ⿞

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adultery is a married person cheating on their spouse. Required a certain action according to the law of Moses:

Put

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What is it that is allowable for a divorce to occur? What was Jesus writing?

Abandonment by a non believer and adultery

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How does the truth set us free?

truth brings freedom from fear, self, others, sin

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Freedom from self

greatest handicap to a fulfilled life is found within themselves. JESUS HAS THE POWER TO
CHANGE LIVES

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Freedom from others

many people are paralyzed by fear of what other people may think of them. To know they're
acceptable to God means that it no longer matters what other people think.

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Freedom from sin

many people have experienced the addictive power of sin. They find themselves sinning not
because they want to but because the have to. They don't do what they like but what sin likes.
Discipling breaks the chains of Sin and empowers people to reach their full potential.

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The real issue of the judgement is:

what do you think of Jesus

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What's is adultery

voluntary sexual intercourse between a married person and a person who is not his or her spouse.

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The 5,000 when they were asking for a sign and what else they were asking for

Mana

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How long Jesus ministry was

27

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Where the money was being exchanged, why was it significan

Exchanged in the court of the gentiles