Jesus dies in john's gospel with the words it is completed throughout his gospel, john uses that verb to complete, to finish in statements summarizing jesus' mission immediately before that, john has the scene of the crucified jesus with his mother and the beloved disciple, which you might interpret as sort of the beginning of. Jesus feeds the 5000 a lesson unit from neil macqueen, sunday software includes video, games, skits and a computer lesson using the five loaves ~ 2 fishes cd the interactive story of the feeding of the 5000 at bethsaida. The purpose of this gospel, as stated by john himself, is to show that jesus of nazareth was christ, the son of god, and that believers in him might have eternal life this purpose was one that john had in common with the men who wrote the synoptic gospels, but his method for achieving it distinguishes his gospel from the earlier ones. Calvinism and the gospel of christ a comparison between the bible and the points of calvinist teaching many modern denominations uphold various parts of the teaching of john calvin. A comparison between matthew and mark while both books of mark and matthew portray peter as one of the most important followers of jesus, mark seems to emphasize jesus' spiritual career unlike the broad, more in-depth pursuit of jesus' life that matthew embellishes on.
The feeding of the 5,000 according to the gospel accounts, jesus died on a friday, in which case the women could not return the following day - saturday - because that day was the sabbath. The story of jesus the four gospels four gospels about the birth, life, death and resurrection of jesus christ have been accepted as authentic by the church from at least the 2nd century. The gospels recount the story of jesus christ, each of the four books giving us a unique perspective on his life they were written between ad 55-65, with the exception of john's gospel, which was written around ad 70-100.
Mark 6:30-44 new international version (niv) jesus feeds the five thousand 30 the apostles gathered around jesus and reported to him all they had done and taught 31 then, because so many people were coming and going that they did not even have a chance to eat, he said to them, come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get some rest. The feeding of the five thousand (matthew 14:13-21) the 14 th chapter begins with a report that herod (not herod the great who died just after jesus was born, but one of his sons) had had john beheaded in prison. The word gospel comes from an old english word that meant good tale or good news today the word gospel is used to describe the four new testament books that present the life of christ in a general sense, gospel is also used to describe the life and teachings of jesus christ. The gospel's sources are the gospel of mark (for the narrative of christ's earthly life), the sayings collection called the q source (for his teachings), and a collection of material called the l (for luke) source, which is found only in this gospel.
A quick comparison of the four gospels (the good news about jesus) john often focuses on jesus as godmuch of the content found in this gospel is unique, and focuses on specific events or details not mentioned in the other three accounts. Serious readers of the gospels notice various differences between them one difference involves geographical arrangement in the synoptic gospels (matthew, mark, and luke), jesus visits jerusalem. The good news of the gospel is that the sacrifice of jesus' death is sufficient to bridge this separation between us and god we know this because three days after his death jesus rose bodily, coming alive again in a physical resurrection.
The beginning and the end of this section about the feeding of the five thousand shows us both that jesus is doing more than feeding people with natural bread, and that the people in general are in no spiritual condition to see what he what he is doing. Jesus expands our vision our small vision vs jesus' limitless vision, homily for the seventeenth sunday year b, by fr tommy lane jesus feeds 5000, featuring the art of henry martin. The fourth canonical gospel of john differs significantly from the synoptics in terms of christology, which is the field of study within christian theology which is concerned with the nature of jesus the christ, in particular, how the divine and human are related in his person.
The feeding of the 5,000 provided for all in the person of jesus christ and john is a wrapper around the gospel designed to cause us to see christ. Just after jesus fed the 5,000, which if you counted the spouses and children, could have been 15,000 or more, they followed him, but not for the right reason, so he told them you are seeking me, not because you saw signs, but because you ate your fill of the loaves (john 6:26. Jodi hooper jodi is part of the children's ministry team at grace fellowship church, outside of atlanta jodi has over 20 years experience teaching children in large and small group settings.