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Bible Study John 6:1-14

Parallel Passages to John 6:1-14

  • Matthew 14:13-21
  • Mark 6:30-44
  • Luke 9:10-17

John 6:1-6

  • Chapter 5 – Jesus healed man at pool of Bethesda.
  • Sea of Galilee, high ground is Golan Heights.
  • Matthew 4:23
    And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all kinds of sickness and all kinds of disease among the people.
  • Passover reference (Deut. 16:1)
  • Jesus Bread of Life (John 6:41-58)
  • Luke 9:10
    And the apostles, when they had returned, told Him all that they had done. Then He took them and went aside privately into a deserted place belonging to the city called Bethsaida.
  • Luke 9:11
    But when the multitudes knew it, they followed Him; and He received them and spoke to them about the kingdom of God, and healed those who had need of healing.
  • Kingdom Preaching
  • Gospel of Salvation = starting point (repentance and faith)
  • Gospel of Kingdom = lifestyle of sonship/Kingdom living

John 6:7-14

  • Philip lacked faith.
  • Matthew 17:20
  • So Jesus said to them, “Because of your [a]unbelief; for assuredly, I say to you, if you have faith as a mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move; and nothing will be impossible for you.
  • Hebrews 11:1
  • Now faith is the [a]substance of things hoped for, the [b]evidence of things not seen.
  • Psalm 23:1-2
  • The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not [a]want. He makes me to lie down in [b]green pastures; He leads me beside the [c]still waters.