The Gospel of John

The Gospel of John – The Father and The Son

Our journey through the Gospel of John continues a few months later where Jesus is cornered at The Feast of Dedication (Festival of Lights, or Hanukkah), in an noticeable threat, by the same religious leaders He has been castigating for years. In this passage of scripture, Christ lays claim to "The Father and the Son" are… Continue reading The Gospel of John – The Father and The Son

The Gospel of John

The Gospel of John – Spiritual Blindness

Jesus meets with the man He has healed again, who was blind since birth. His healing and conversation with the Pharisees, has resulted in the man being excommunicated from his synagogue. Jesus finally reveals His identity to the man, and explains how this miracle story summarised His earthly ministry. The Pharisees, once again, prove their… Continue reading The Gospel of John – Spiritual Blindness

The Gospel of John

The Gospel of John – ”Right Judgement”

A strong spiritual challenge issued by Jesus against the religious leaders of Jerusalem is the theme of the next section of John chapter 7. Jesus makes the point that obedience is a necessary aspect of learning. The resistance of the scribes and Pharisees is ultimately a matter of rebellion, not knowledge. In the same way,… Continue reading The Gospel of John – ”Right Judgement”