June 5, 2024

Judean Ministry

When His brothers had gone up to the festival (in Jerusalem, Judea), then He also went up, not openly but secretly. – John 7:10 (HCSB)

The cross was roughly six months away. For the past six months Jesus had withdrawn to those areas that would minimize confrontation with the Jewish religious leaders in Judea and Galilee as well as the political leaders like Herod. During this time he continued his ministry and invested heavily in preparing his disciples for what was to come. Soon, however, it would be time to begin the journey to Jerusalem and what would be his final Passover. It was time to carry his MINISTRY TO JUDEA. [Read more…]

Events in the Judean Ministry

Below is a numbered listing of all recorded events in the Judean Ministry. This is not an exhaustive listing of every text in the Gospels. (Luke’s introduction, for example, is not included because it is related to Luke’s writing of the Gospel rather than the events of Jesus’ life.) Further, the number and order of events is not always [Read more…]

Jesus Hesitates to go to Jerusalem

Event Number 108. Jesus hesitates to go to Jerusalem – John 7:1-9



Jesus’ Discussion at the Festival of Tabernacles

Event Number 109. Jesus’ discussion at the Festival of Tabernacles – John 7:10-52



Jesus Forgives a Woman Accused of Adultery

Event Number 110. Jesus forgives a woman accused of adultery – John 7:53-8:11



Jesus Claims to be the Light of the World

Event Number 111. Jesus claims to be the Light of the world – John 8:12-59



Jesus Heals a Man Blind from Birth

Event Number 112. Jesus heals a man blind from birth – John 9:1-41



Jesus Claims to be the Good Shepherd

Event Number 113. Jesus claims to be the Good Shepherd – John 10:1-21



Jesus Sends out 70 to Preach

Event Number 114. Jesus sends out 70 to preach – Luke 10:1-24



Jesus Teaches The Parable of the Good Samaritan

Event Number 115. Jesus teaches The Parable of the Good Samaritan – Luke 10:25-37