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Why did Christ give him this name?
Where was Christ at this time?
43. Where did Jesus then wish to go?
In what direction is Galilee from Judea ?
Whom did he find ?
What did he say to him?
How can we follow Christ?
44. To what city did Philip belong?
Where is Bethsaida ?
Who else lived there?
45. What did Philip do?
Who is Nathanael supposed to have been ?
What did he say to him ?
Can you repeat any passages in the prophets wherri

Christ is mentioned ?
Did Christ ever say that Moses and the propheta

spoke of him? Why was he called “ Jesus of Nazareth? Why was he called “the son of Joseph" ? What example does the conduct of Andrew and

Philip, in telling their relations and friends of

the Saviour, furnish to Christians ? 16. What did Nathanael say? Why did Nathanael ask such a question ? What did Philip say? 47. What did Jesus say about Nathanael ?

43 | The day following Jesus would go forth into Galilee, and findeth hilip, and saith unto him, Follow me. 44 Now Philip was of Bethsaida, the city of Andrew and Peter. 45 Philip findeth Nathanael, and saith unto him, We have found him,

whom Moses in the law, and the prophets, did write, Jesus of Cazareth, the son of Joseph.

46 And Nathanael said unto him, Can there any good thing come out * Nazareth! Philip saith unto him, Come and see.

47 Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and saith of him, Behold an sraelite indeed, in whom is no guile!

What did Jesus mean by calling him an Israelite

indeed? What is meant by there being in him no "guile" ? How did Christ know that there was no guile in

Nathanael ? Who may be called “ Christians indeed? Are all who are called Christians, true Christians ? Who knows their real character ? 48. What did Nathanael say to Jesus? What did Jesus answer? How does this prove that Christ knows the heart ? How does it prove that he knew what took place

although he was not there himself? What then does this prove about Christ? 49. Did it convince Nathanael ? 50. What did Jesus say to him? 51. What did Jesus say was to be one of

these things ? What is meant by the expression " verily, verily? Does the New Testament tell us how this was

fulfilled ?

48 Nathanael saith unto him, Whence knowest thou me? Jesus answered and said unto him, Before that Philip called thee, when thou wast under the fig-tree, I saw thee.

49 Nathanael answered and saith unto him, Rabbi, thou art the Son of God; thou art the King of Israel.

50 Jesus answered and said unto him, Becaume I said unto thee, I saw thee under the fig-tree, believest thou? thu shalt see greater things than these.

51 And he saith unto him, Verily, verily, I say mto you, Hereafter ye shall see heaven open, and the angels of Gd rucending and de scending upon the Son of man.

LESSON IV.

Christ's first MiracleHe cleanses the Temple.

John ii. 1-25. 1. What took place on the third day after

these events ? Where was Cana ? Who was there? What was the name of the mother of Jesus? 2. Who were invited to the marriage ? Had Jesus many disciples at this time? In what part of the day were marriages usually

celebrated ? 3. What did they want at this marriage ? What did the mother of Jesus

say

? 4. What did Jesus say to his mother? What did his question mean? What hour" had not come ? 5. What did his mother say to the ser

vants ? What reason had she to think that Christ had

power to work miracles ? 6. What were placed there?

CHAP. II.-1 And the third day there was a marriage in Cana of Galilee; and the mother of Jesus was there :

2 And both Jesus was called, and his disciples, to the marriage. 3 And when they wanted wine, the mother of Jesus saith unto him, They have no wine.

4 Jesus saith unto her, Woman, what have I to do with thee 1 mine hour is not yet come.

5 His mother saith unto the servants, Whatsoever he saith unto you, do it.

6 And there were set there six waterpots of stone, after the manner of the purifying of the Jews, containing two or three firkins apiece.

What were they for?
What were the customs of the Jews as to purifying

themselves at meals ? 7. What did Jesus direct to be done? What did they do? 8. What did he next tell them? What did they do? Who is meant by the “ governor of the feast? 9. What had the water been changed into? Who knew how it had been done? How did they know it? What did the governor of the feast do ? 10. What did he say of the wine? 11. What is this miracle called ? What is a miracle? What made this a miracle ? Why did Christ perform miracles ? What effect had this miracle ? How did it manifest his glory? What effect had it on his disciples ? Whom did the performance of this miracle prove

Christ to be ? 12. Where did Jesus go after this ?

7 Jesus saith unto them, Fill the waterpots with water. And they filled them up to the brim.

8 And he saith unto them, Draw out now, and bear unto the governor of the feast. And they bare it.

9 When the ruler of the feast had tasted the water that was made wine, and know not whence it was: (but the servants which drew the water knew ;) the governor of the feast called the bridegroom,

10 And saith unto him, Every man at the beginning doth set forth good wine; and when men have well drunk, then that which is worse: but thou hast kept the good wine until now.

11 This beginning of miracles did Jesus in Cana of Galilee, and manifested forth his glory; and his disciples believed on uim. 12 After this he went down to Capernaum, he and his mother, and VOL. IV

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Where is Capernaum ?
From what place did Christ go?
Who went with him ?
Does brethren always mean own brothers ?
How long did Jesus stay in Capernaum ?
13. Where did he then go?
In what direction is Jerusalem from Capernaum I
Why did he go to Jerusalem ?
What was the passover ?
How often was it observed ?
14. To what place in the city did he go?
What was the temple ?
Why were these animals brought to the temple ?
Who were the “ changers of money?
What is the same class of persons called in our day
15. What did Jesus do?
What is a “scourge"?
16. What did he say?
Whom did he mean by his “ Father"?
What is a house of merchandise?
What did this act teach the Jews about the sacred

ness of the temple ?
Why was the temple sacred ?
17. What did his disciples remember?
Where was this written?

his brethren, and his disciples: and they continued there not many days.

13 | And the Jews' passover was at hand, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem,

14 And found in the temple those that sold oxen and sheep and doves, and the changers of money sitting :

15 And when he had made a scourge of small cords, he drove them all out the temple, and the sheep, and the oxen; and poured out the changers' money, and overthrew the tables;

16 And said unto them that sold doves, Take these things hence, make not my Father's house an house of merchandise.

17 And his disciples remembered that it was written, The scal of thing house hath eaten me up.

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