Matthew 26:31-75 Questions

Matthew 26:31-75 Questions

YET NOT AS I WILL, BUT AS YOU WILL Matthew 26:31-75, Key Verse: 26:39 “Going a little farther, he fell with his face to the ground and prayed, ‘My Father, if it is possible, may this cup be taken from me. Yet not as I will, but as you will.’” 1. Based on Scripture, what did Jesus say to his disciples and why (31)? What promise did he give them (32)? How did Peter (and all the other disciples) respond,…

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Matthew 26:31-75 Message

Matthew 26:31-75 Message

YET NOT AS I WILL, BUT AS YOU WILL Matthew 26:31-75, Key Verse: 26:39 “Going a little farther, he fell with his face to the ground and prayed, ‘My Father, if it is possible, may this cup be taken from me. Yet not as I will, but as you will.’” In today’s passage we see Jesus’ betrayal, arrest and trial. When we observe how Jesus faces these events, we really see his kingdom and his kingship. Jesus also tries to…

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Matthew 26:1-30 Questions

Matthew 26:1-30 Questions

JESUS’ BLOOD OF THE COVENANT Matthew 26:1-30, (K. V.: 26:8) “This is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins.” 1. What was the point of Jesus’ fifth major discourse (1; Ch.24-25)? What did Jesus predict again and how does it relate to the Passover (2; Ex 12:13; Jn 1:29)? What were Jewish religious leaders plotting (3-5)? 2. What did one woman do for Jesus at Simon the Leper’s house (6-7)? Why…

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Matthew 26:1-30 Message

Matthew 26:1-30 Message

JESUS’ BLOOD OF THE COVENANT Matthew 26:1-30, (K. V.: 26:8) “This is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins.” Happy Belated 4th of July, the Birthday to America! On 4th, we pay tributes to our founding fathers and remember what they did for us. Similarly, today, through this passage, we’d like to pay our tributes to Jesus and remember what he has done for us. He has established the blood covenant…

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Matthew 25:1-46 Questions

Matthew 25:1-46 Questions

WELL DONE, GOOD AND FAITHFUL SERVANT Matthew 25:1-46, Key verse 31-32 1. To what did Jesus compare his kingdom and coming (1)? How did ten virgins show their wisdom or foolishness (2-5)? What might the oil represent (6-12)? For what should we prepare, and how (13; 24:42)? 2. What did a man give to three of his servants and why (14-15)? What did the first two servants do (16-17,19)?  When the master returned, what did they report (20,22)? How did…

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Matthew 25:1-46 Message

Matthew 25:1-46 Message

WELL DONE, GOOD AND FAITHFUL SERVANT Matthew 25:1-46, Key verse 31-32 “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit on his glorious throne. All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate the people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats.” From the last passage, chapter 24, Jesus taught his disciples the signs of the end of the age, his second coming,…

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Matthew 24:1-51 Questions

Matthew 24:1-51 Questions

The Son of Man Is Coming Matthew 24:1-51, Key Verse 24:30b “And then all the peoples of the earth will mourn when they see the Son of Man coming on the clouds of heaven, with power and great glory.” 1. Read verses 1-3. How was Jesus’ view of the temple different from that of the disciples? (Cf. Mk 13:1) To what future event(s) was Jesus probably referring? What was the disciples’ response? (3) 2. Read verses 4-8. What did Jesus…

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Matthew 24:1-51 Message

Matthew 24:1-51 Message

The Son of Man Is Coming Matthew 24:1-51, Key Verse 24:30b “And then all the peoples of the earth will mourn when they see the Son of Man coming on the clouds of heaven, with power and great glory.” Today we study part one of the Olivet Discourse, so-called because Jesus spoke it while overlooking Jerusalem from the Mount of Olives. As his death approached, Jesus predicted the destruction of the Jewish Temple and his second coming, and taught his…

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Matthew 23:1-39 Questions

Matthew 23:1-39 Questions

JESUS REBUKES HYPOCRISY Matthew 23:1-39, (K. V.: 23:3) “So you must be careful to do everything they tell you. But do not do what they do, for they do not practice what they preach.” 1. What did Jesus tell the crowds and his disciples about the life and teachings of the Pharisees (1-4)? How and why did the Pharisees show off (5-7)? In what ways must Jesus’ disciples be different (3, 8-12)? 2. To whom did Jesus turn his attention…

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Matthew 23:1-39 Message

Matthew 23:1-39 Message

JESUS REBUKES HYPOCRISY Matthew 23:1-39, (K. V.: 23:3) “So you must be careful to do everything they tell you. But do not do what they do, for they do not practice what they preach.” Last week, we learned that we have dual responsibilities as earthly and heavenly citizens. We were also told that God is not the God of the dead but of the living. Finally, the greatest and the second great commandments we learned: that we love God wholeheartedly…

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