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CHAPTER XIV. What does the 14th chap- CONTINUATION OF oun sater contain ?
VIOUR'S PRAYER FOR THEM. Where is it written ?
-John xvii. What is the subject of it? That they may be kept holy.
What had Christ done for While I was with them in his disciples, while he was the world, I kept them in thy with them in the world ? name: those that thou gavest
Who were those whom he me I have kept, and none had kept ?
of them is lost, but the son What had happened to of perdition ; that the Scrippone of them?
ture might be fulfilled. And What is meant by the son now come I to thee; and of perdition ?
these things I speak in the A. One worthy of perdi world, that they might have tion or destruction.
my joy fulfilled in themWho was the son of per selves. I have given them dition?
thy word; and the world A. Judas Iscariot. bath hated them, because
To whom was Christ they are not of the world, coming ?
even as I am not of the Why did he speak these world. things?
· I pray not that thou What had he given them? shouldest take them out of
Did the world love them, the world, but that thou or hate them ?
shouldest keep them from Why did it hate them? the evil. They are not of
What did Christ not pray the world, even as I am not concerning them?
of the world. Sanctify them What did he pray?
What more did he pray God to do towards them?
What is meant by “ sanctifying ?" · A. Making holy. '
What is God's word ?
Who sent Christ into the world ?
through thy truth ; thy Word Whom did Christ send is truth. As thou hast sent into the world?
me into the world, even
A. His apostles.
so have I also sent them into What did Christ do for the world. And for their their sakes?
sakes I sanctify myself, that For what purpose did he they also might be sanctified sanctify himself?
through the truth. CHAPTER XV.
CHAPTER XY. Whom does our Saviour OUR SAVIOUR PRAYETH FOR pray for in this chapter ? ALL THOSE WHO SHALL
What is the object in his BELIEVE IN HIM.-John prayer?
xvii. What did not Christ do That they may be one in for the apostles alone?
Christ, and eternally Who were the apostles ? happy with him.
A.Twelvedisciples chosen Neither pray I for these by Christ to be his constant alone, but for them also companions, and commis- which shall believe on me, sioned or sent by him to through their word; that preach the Gospel.
they may also be one; as Whom did he pray for thou, Father, art in me, and besides?
I in thee, that they also · How were they to believe may be one in us; that the on him?
world may believe that thou What did he pray that hast sent 'me. And the they might be ?
glory which thou gavest me, In whom were they to be I have given them; that one, or to whom were they they may be one, even as to be united ?
we are one; I in them, and A. Christ.
thou in me, that they may What would the world be made perfect in one; believe in consequence of this?
What had Christ given to them?
For what purpose ?
What was the world to know?
How has God loved those and that the world may who believe in Christ? know that thou hast sent me,
What does Christ desire and hast loved them as thou for those whom the Father hast loved me. Father, I will had given him ?
that they also, whom thou For what purpose ? hast given me, be with me Where shall they behold where I am; that they may his glory?
behold my glory, which thou A. In heaven.
hast given me : for thou From what time did the lovedst me before the founFather love Christ?
dation of the world, Origha Before what time then did teous Father, the world hath Christ exist ?
not known thee; but I have How does that appear? known thee, and these have
A. Because God loved known that thou hast sent. him before the foundation of the world.
Where do you find another proof of this?
A. In St. John's Gospel: “ In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.”
Who is meant by " the Word ?"
A. The Son of God.
Who had not the world known ?
How has the world not known the Father ?
A. It has not acknowledged him as it ought.
Who had not known him?
What have his disciples known?
What did Christ declare me. And I have declared to his disciples ?
unto them thy name, and What do you mean by will declare it: that the love disciple ?"
wherewith thou hast loved A. Scholar, learner. me may be in them, and I
For what purpose did in them. Christ declare God's name to them?
CHAPTER XVI. What discourse does the OUR SAVIOUR'S LAST DIS16th chapter contain ?
COURSE, AND HIS ASCEN
Where is it written?
SION INTO HEAVEN. What is the subject of Luke xxiv. the discourse ?
What is meant by Christ's On his Death and Resurascension ?"
rection. A. His going up into These are the words which Heaven.
I spake unto you, while I Where was any thing was yet with you, that all written concerning Christ ? things must be fulfilled
What was to happen with which were written in the respect to the things which law of Moses, and in the were written concerning Prophets, and in the Psalms, him?
concerning me. Then openFor what purpose did ed he their understanding, Christ open the understand that they might understand ing of his disciples ?
the Scripture. And said What was Christ to suffer? unto them, Thus it is writA. Death.
ten, and thus it behoved What was to happen after Christ to suffer, and to rise his death?
from the dead the third day; What was to be preached and that repentance and rein his name?
mission of sins should be What is meant by “re preached in his name among mission of sins ?”
all nations, beginning at Je. A. Forgiveness of sins. rusalem. And ye are wit• Where were they to be nesses of these things. And, preached ?
behold, I send the promise Where were the apostles of my Father upon you ; but to begin preaching? . tarry ye in the city of Jeru
Why first at Jerusalem ? salem, until ye be endued
A. Because the terms of with power from on high. salvation were to be first offered to the Jews, and Jerusalem was their chief city, where the temple stood.
Of what were the apostles witnesses ?
What were these things ?
A. Christ's death and resurrection.
What do you mean by Christ's resurrection?
A. His rising from the i dead.
What did Christ say he would send upon them?
What was the promise ?
A. The gift of the Holy Ghost, the Comforter,
Where were the disciples to tarry or stay?
What did he mean by saying, “ until ye be endued with power from on high ?”
A. Until the gift of the Holy Ghost was bestowed upon them from heaven.
To what place did Christ And he led them out as lead the apostles ?
far as to Bethany, and he What did he do there? lifted up his hands, and · What happened while he blessed them. And it came blessed them?
to pass, while he blessed Whither was he carried ? them, he was parted from : What did the apostles do? them, and carried up into
To what place did they heaven. And they worreturn?
shipped him, and returned In what state of mind did to Jerusalem with great joy; they return ?
and were continually in the What was the cause of temple, praising and blesstheir joy?
ing God. Amen. A. That their Master was received into heaven.
Where were they conti- .. nually?
What were they doing in the temple ?
What was the temple ?
A. The great Church at Jerusalem.
What did “ their wor. shipping him” prove?
A. That they were convinced that he was God.