- Comparing the teaching of Jesus in verses 15-23 with Paul’s teaching in Rom. 13:1-7, outline the duty of the Christian to the state.
- Verses 23-33. On what does Christ base his teaching about the fact of resurrection?
What features of the life of the world to come emerge from this teaching?
- Verses 41-46. Christ’s counter-question here makes some clear claims.
What are these?
Ps. 110:1 is cited in verse 44. Consider the use made of this elsewhere in the New Testament. Cf. Acts 2:33-36; Heb. 1:13; 10:11-13.
Of what truths and hopes are we thereby assured?