Gospel of john chapter 1 the gospel of john chapter 1 reveals john the baptist as a major player in the greatest story in history. Bible study dear brothers and sisters, welcome back to the bible study on the gospel of john. To produce faith in jesus as the christ, the son of god jn 20. Bible study gospel of john chapter 20 alex on faith. Listen to or download our recordings of pastor dan galchutts sunday morning bible study of the gospel of john. The first thing god applied to the earth was light which gave all other things the power to be. This is part 2 in a 23part study on the book of john. Here is a clear statement that the son of god, later in the text of john chapter 1 to be established as the word, to be there at the creation of the world, even a cocreator, even two personalities of the godhead. Johanine studies gospel of john chapter 1 new testament bible. Here is a summary and commentary on first john chapter two. Verse 8 of 1 john chapter 1 eradicates the second false way which men attempt to walk with god. The gospel of john was written for a simple purpose. He had been with god since the beginning, and all things had been created through him.
I pray that god will also bless us while we are on this journey through the fourth and last of the gospels. The day following jesus came to john as he was baptising in the jordan and the moment he saw him the holy spirit within john confirmed that jesus was the christ luke 1. John answered, i baptize to prepare for the messiah. A verse by verse, expositional bible study on the gospel of john chapter 1. Four of these witnesses speak in the first chapter alone. The statement that he was in the world further shows the word of john 1. Study guide for john 1 by david guzik blue letter bible. It has already been a great journey so far with doing the bible studies over the first. The gospel by saint john has been universally received as. The gospel of john begins with a lovely little poem about jesus. Introduction to the gospel of john agape bible study. The apostle john begins with the purpose of writing this letter by stating, i am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. John 1 2,0,0,0 united states conference of catholic bishops.
But his cousin jesus christ is the real star and john the baptist knows it. In him is life, and that life is the light of the world. The gospel of john in its first chapter describes jesus encounter with john the baptist. John 1 indepth versebyverse bible study and commentary of john chapter 1 in plain english. Lets begin in a prayer as we continue our study of john. In effect john is telling us that, i have come in the wilderness of the worlds need and in doing so the gospel is pointing men and. David guzik commentary on john1 gives a prologue to the gospel of john,the. It speaks of who he is, why he came and all about his ministry on earth before his death and resurrection. The gospel of john verse by verse bible study the word was god john 1. Johanine studies gospel of john chapter 1 new testament. John 1 indepth versebyverse bible study and commentary of john chapter 1 in plain. This study was originally recorded in 2014 and 2015. The below recordings are only a partial list beginning with chapter 16.
We pray that we would be people who not only hear your. You can go back to johns gospel in chapter 1, and the theme is the same there. On the next day john saw jesus coming toward him and said, look, the lamb of god who takes away the sin of the world. Lord, we thank you for your goodness, for the hope that we have in christ jesus, for the grace, the truth and for the understanding that youve communicated to us through your revealed word. This workbook was designed for bible class study, family study, or personal study. If youve been a christian for very long then youve probably heard this term born again used more time than you can count.
Chapter 4, the presentation of the son of god in samaria and. Biblical studiesnew testament commentariesthe gospel of john. The gospel of john chapter 1 introduces us to john the baptist his birth was announced privately by the angel gabriel. Gospel of john chapter 1 free online bible study lessons. In our first study of john chapter 1 we went through the seven names of jesus the son of god.
Here we go over two other lists of sevens presented by john in this chapter, seven works and seven witnesses which prove jesus is the son of god. Back to the catholic bible studies catholic doors ministry presents catholic bible studies the gospel of john lesson 1. The fiftieth chapter written by john is revelation 22. But these are written that you may believe that jesus is the messiah, the son of god, and that by believing you may have life in his name. Commentary on the gospel of john chapter 1 bible truth. Who we are mission statement our mission as a church is to be a godcentered, bibledirected, peoplefocused, caring body of baptized believers in jesus christ. In fact, even in the beginning in genesis chapter 1, god speaks and there is light. Is the writer of this gospel referring to himself in john 1. John 1 niv the word became flesh in the bible gateway. In fact its been used so much that it really doesnt hold the same. Bible reading schedule for 1 john lesson 1 i john 1. The reason why the world does not know us is that it did not know him. The prologue of johns gospel has christ as the preexistent incarnate word son of god. The questions contain minimal human commentary, but instead urge students to study to understand scripture.
In verses 12, john says that all who receive jesus, who believe in his name, become children of god. Their translation is used to deny the teaching that jesus is god, and is a wrong. Please note the scripture readings may be difficult to hear we invite you to read along with your personal. Gospel of john bible study calvary lutheran church. Here in 1 john chapter 1 and verse 5 there is this declaration before love is mentioned. Chapter 2, the wedding at cana the first sign jesus cleanses the temple. To share the life that comes through such faith jn 20. All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made. A study of the gospel of john chapter 3, verses 121. Learn the gospel of john chapter 1 bible with free interactive flashcards.
In the beginning was the word, and the word was with god, and the word was god. John is a theologicalthematic approach, not chronological. Chapter 1 continued, the presentation of the son of god by john the baptist. Chapter 1 using the english version of the latin vulgate holy bible. It is used to denote the earth and also the universe.1079 932 1485 1285 598 504 48 67 477 918 396 972 235 529 978 169 516 605 1100 1265 826 85 579 668 455 421 1353 890 373 561 1312 433 1462 192