John 5:1-29

  1. Verses 2-9, the third ‘sign’.
    What features of Jesus’ power does it reveal?
    What did he do for the man, and demand from the man, apart from making him walk?
    See verses 6 and 14.
  2. Verses 17-29. In what terms is Jesus’ relationship with God described?
    What functions concerning judgment has God given to Jesus, and why?
    How do these truths concern us?
  3. Verses 16-18. What connection has Jesus’ statement in verse 17 with his healing on the Sabbath? How does this agree with Gen. 2:2, 3, and how does it answer the Jews’ criticism of his action?


Verse 25. What is meant here is spiritual resurrection from the death of sin. Contrast verses 28, 29.