Shattering the Expectations

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Shattering the Expectations
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Readings: John 12:20-34

Quotes: 

“By ‘the world,’ the Pharisees mean ‘every-one’, i.e. everyone in the Jerusalem area, including the pilgrims from all over the Mediterranean basin and beyond.  But the world commonly refers in [John’s Gospel] to people everywhere without racial distinction but who are lost and in rebellion against God.” –D. A. Carson in the Pillar Commentary on John

Other Important Verses:

Matthew 3:9

Numbers 9

Deuteronomy 5:12-15

Romans 9:30-33