In vs 29, John calls Jesus the Lamb of God, who takes away
the sin of the world! Explain in your own words what you
think this title for Jesus means.
Consider the following: the lamb offered during the Passover
(Ex. 12:1-13); Isa 53:7; Jer 11:19; Gen 22:8. Read Lev 1-6:7.
Read Eph 1:7, Col 1:14, and Heb 9:22 for the new testament
theology of what John is saying.
John the Baptist and Jesus were second cousins. Explain John
the Baptists words in vs 31-33.
Consider vs 34 in light of what was already read in vs 14 and 18.
What does the expression Son of God mean, then,
to John the evangelist?
In vs 41, John calls Jesus Messiah and
Christ, both of which come from the Greek word
Christus, meaning Anointed One.
What is the significance of Andrews words as John records
What theological statement(s) can be made about Christ/God from
vs 47 through 49?
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