This message focuses on Jesus prayer for his church. He prays this prayer before going to the cross.
Title: “The Mission”
*Jesus prays for his (jr.) partners in the mission of God, the Father.”
See also John 20:21 “as the father has sent me, I am sending you.”
Read Text Here... John 17
The context/background ? Jesus is soon to be arrested... (“the hour has come...”)
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