In the final week of Jesus' life before crucifixion and in what we assume is his final public discourse, the Son of God issues some of the harshest rebukes in all of scriptures. The scribes and Pharisees were sitting in Moses' seat teaching the people, yet their lives were full of hypocrisy and sin. In this study we focus on the first part of this discourse.
In the final week of the life of Christ before crucifixion, there are a series of questions and temptations that are thrown towards Him by the elitist Pharisees, Sadducees, and Herodians. Jesus tackles them all handily and we look closer at how these conversations played out in our study.
This study focuses in on the parable of the wedding feast as the 3rd of a trilogy of parables that are showing the failures of the Jewish nation and God's plan moving forward with the establishment of the Church.
This study takes us through the chief priests and elder's questioning of Jesus' authority, Jesus' response, and then the first 2 of a trilogy of parables directed at the unbelieving Jews that had rejected the Messiah.
This study talks about the beginning of the final week of the life of Jesus before the cross. Highlighting this is the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem. The crowds love Him and are praising Him as the Messiah, leaving the chief priests and Pharisees furious. We study these events, and the ones surrounding it.
In this study, we look at the request of the mother of James and John, the power struggle that existed between the disciples and the healing of the blind men in the city of Jericho.
This chapter carries over the theme that closed out chapter 19, "the first shall be last and the last shall be first." How does this parable display this truth? Who do the groups represent? What are some practical applications that we can draw from it? Listen to find out more!
In this chapter, we look at the account of the rich young ruler, his interaction with Jesus, and what the disciples had to say about Jesus' response. What is the role of riches in the lives of the disciples of Jesus? Listen in to find out more!
In this study we look at some very controversial verses that have to do with the subject of marriage and divorce. There have been many questions that have been asked upon these verses trying to decide exactly what Jesus meant by them and how to apply them practically. Listen in!
In this study, we look at the the subject of church discipline. We also study on the meaning of forgiveness and the parable that Jesus gives that illustrates our duty to forgive others.