Luke 7:18 -35

  1. Verses 18-23. What exactly was the doubt in John’s mind?
    Do you find a clue to this perplexity in 3:16, 17?
    What is the significance of Jesus’ reply?
    Cf. Is. 35:5, 6; 61:1.
  2. Verses 24-35. How had the Jews gone wrong in their reaction to John’s preaching?
    What had they failed to see?
    What does Jesus’ estimate of John teach us concerning the greatness of our privilege?
    Cf. 10:23, 24.