Liberty University Bibl 323 John Module 6 Notes Essay

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I. Question One: Where are you going? (13:36; 14:1–4). “Simon Peter asked him, ‘Lord, where are you going?’ Jesus replied, ‘Where I am going, you cannot follow now, but you will follow later. Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in me. In my Father’s house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am. You know the way to the place where I am going.’” A. Introduction 1. Jesus is using what is known as the “Socratic method” of teaching, using question and answer. It was not for the teacher to quiz …show more content…
(14:8–21). A. First answer to the third question: The Father revealed through Jesus’ words and works (14:8–11). “Philip said, ‘Lord, show us the Father and that will be enough for us.’ Jesus answered; ‘Don’t you know me, Philip, even after I have been among you such a long time? Anyone who has seen me has seen the Father. How can you say, ‘Show us the Father’? Don’t you believe that I am in the Father, and that the Father is in me? The words I say to you are not just my own. Rather, it is the Father, living in me, who is doing his work. Believe me when I say that I am in the Father and the Father is in me; or at least believe on the evidence of the miracles themselves.’” 1. Question asked by Philip the analytical one. He heard the other questions. Question: Where are you going? Answer: To heaven to the Father. Question: How can I get there? Answer: Come to the Father through me. Question: What is the Father like? 2. Know ginosko – know from experience 3. For a person to see God, they must look at Jesus. Both are alike. a) Equal in nature b) Separate in person c) Submissive in duties

4. After 3 ½ years Philip failed to understand the nature of Jesus 5. Trinity is hard if not impossible