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Bible Study on John 7:1-24

John 7:1-13

  • Avoided Judea to avoid danger.
  • Tabernacles 2nd week of October.
  • Jesus’ earthly brothers are only concerned with natural.
  • Jesus divinely appointed a schedule.
  • Romans 12:1-2
  • I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your reasonable service. 2 And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect will of God.

John 7:14-24

  • Jesus’ teaching in the temple
  • John 1:1
  • In the beginning, was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
  • Matthew 5:17-19
  • “Do not think that I came to destroy the Law or the Prophets. I did not come to destroy but to fulfill. 18 For assuredly, I say to you, till heaven and earth pass away, one [a]jot or one [b]tittle will by no means pass from the law till all is fulfilled. 19 Whoever therefore breaks one of the least of these commandments, and teaches men so, shall be called least in the kingdom of heaven; but whoever does and teaches them, he shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.
  • Hebrews 4:15
  • For we do not have a High Priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but was in all points tempted as we are, yet without sin.
  • Jesus healed a man on the Sabbath. Jews are upset. Jews circumcise on Sabbath to keep Law.


  • Matthew 7:1-5
  • “Judge[a] not, that you be not judged. 2 For with what [b]judgment you judge, you will be judged; and with the measure you use, it will be measured back to you. 3 And why do you look at the speck in your brother’s eye, but do not consider the plank in your own eye? 4 Or how can you say to your brother, ‘Let me remove the speck from your eye’; and look, a plank is in your own eye? 5 Hypocrite! First remove the plank from your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother’s eye.
  • 1 Corinthians 6:3
  • Do you not know that we shall judge angels? How much more, things that pertain to this life?