The Way, the Truth and the Life
We continue today with the “Farewell Discourse” of Jesus with His disciples. This particular text is one of the most beloved in all of the Scriptures, full of love, hope and reassurance containing some of the most memorable phrases in the Bible, and indeed in all of literature. In the discussions that have come before it, there has been a challenge in the example Jesus set when He washed the disciples’ feet. There has been a betrayal and predictions of Jesus’ death and then of Peter’s denial of Jesus. Now, Jesus seeks to comfort the disciples and to help them begin to understand that the events which would soon follow are nothing less than God’s Eternal Plan coming to its climax.
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- The Life Project. 2016. The Way, the Truth and the Life | The Life Project. [ONLINE] Available at:https://lifereference.wordpress.com/2016/10/11/the-way-the-truth-and-the-life-2/. [Accessed 11 October 2016].