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John 6 - ESV
Lifting up his eyes, then, and seeing that a large crowd was coming toward him, Jesus said to Philip,
"There is a boy here who has five barley loaves and two fish, but what are they for so many?"
And when they had eaten their fill, he told his disciples,
Jesus Walks on Water
The sea became rough because a strong wind was blowing.
When they had rowed about three or four miles,[b] they saw Jesus walking on the sea and coming near the boat, and they were frightened.
But he said to them,
21 Then they were glad to take him into the boat, and immediately the boat was at the land to which they were going.
I Am the Bread of Life
22 On the next day the crowd that remained on the other side of the sea saw that there had been only one boat there, and that Jesus had not entered the boat with his disciples, but that his disciples had gone away alone.
23 Other boats from Tiberias came near the place where they had eaten the bread after the Lord had given thanks. 24 So when the crowd saw that Jesus was not there, nor his disciples, they themselves got into the boats and went to Capernaum, seeking Jesus.
When they found him on the other side of the sea, they said to him, "Rabbi, when did you come here?"
Jesus answered them,
Jesus said to them,
So the Jews grumbled about him, because he said,
The Jews then disputed among themselves, saying, "How can this man give us his flesh to eat?"
So Jesus said to them,
The Words of Eternal Life
When many of his disciples heard it, they said, "This is a hard saying; who can listen to it?"
But Jesus, knowing in himself that his disciples were grumbling about this, said to them,
After this many of his disciples turned back and no longer walked with him.
So Jesus said to the Twelve,
Sermons on John 6
Contributed by Chris Appleby on Jan 23, 2017
John doesn’t use the language of miracles, or wonders, because he wants us to understand that these things point beyond themselves. They’re signs of God’s kingdom. It’s just as important that we pay attention to them, and that we understand them.
Contributed by Gordon Mcculloch on Nov 29, 2016
To whom to we go is a great answer to a very difficult question, it sounds almost defeatist, but it is really a revelation so strong that it will change your life so that we are no longer slaves to this word, belonging to another.
Contributed by Gordon Mcculloch on Nov 28, 2016
Take eat and drink of my body. That is a command our Lord Jesus made. There is no getting away from it, but should we do this. Why is it relevant, and where does the power emanate? Do we need to know? Can we wriggle out of it, with consequences?