Questions about John
Gospel of John - Bible Survey
Why did God give us four Gospels?
What is the harmony of the Gospels?
When were the Gospels written?
What were the key events in the life of Jesus Christ?
What does John 1:1,14 mean when it says that Jesus is the Word of God?
What does it mean that the Word was with God (John 1:1)?
What does it mean that the Word was in the beginning (John 1:1)?
What does it mean that the light shines in the darkness (John 1:5)?
What does it mean that the Word became flesh (John 1:14)?
What is the meaning of “grace upon grace” in John 1:16?
Who was John the Baptist in the Bible?
What is the significance of John baptizing in Bethabara (John 1:28)?
What does it mean that Jesus is the Lamb of God?
Why did Nathaniel ask, “Can anything good come out of Nazareth” (John 1:46)?
Why is the order of Jesus’ calling His disciples different in some of the gospels?
Why did Jesus choose the wedding at Cana for His first miracle?
Was Jesus being rude to Mary when He referred to her as “woman” in John 2:4?
Did Jesus change the water into wine or grape juice?
How many times did Jesus cleanse the temple? Why did He cleanse the temple?
What does it mean that “zeal for your house will consume me” in John 2:17?
What does it mean to be born of water?
What does it mean to be born of the Spirit?
Does John 3:5 teach that baptism is necessary for salvation?
Does John 3:13 mean that no one went to Heaven before Jesus?
What does John 3:16 mean?
What does it mean that Jesus is God’s only begotten son?
Why did John the Baptist say, “He must increase, but I must decrease” (John 3:30)?
What should we learn from the woman at the well?
What did Jesus mean when He spoke of living water?
What is the water of life?
Why did Jesus tell people to ‘go and sin no more’ if sinlessness is impossible?
What does it mean that God is spirit?
What happened at the Pool of Bethesda?
What is the significance of Jesus telling the lame man to, “Take up your bed and walk” (John 5:8)?
Why did Jesus heal on the Sabbath?
What can we learn from Jesus’ feeding of the 5,000?
What was the meaning of Jesus walking on water?
What are the seven I AM statements in the Gospel of John?
What did Jesus mean when He said, “I am the Bread of Life” (John 6:35)?
Did Jesus lie to His brothers in John 7:8–10?
How will rivers of living water flow from believers (John 7:38)?
What did Jesus mean when He said we must eat His flesh and drink His blood?
Does John 7:53—8:11 belong in the Bible?
What can we learn from the woman caught in adultery?
What was Jesus writing in the dirt when the Pharisees brought to Him a woman caught in adultery?
What did Jesus mean when He said “He who is without sin can cast the first stone”?
What did Jesus mean when He said “I am the Light of the World” (John 8:12)?
Why did Jesus spit for some of His miracles?
What does it mean that “the truth will set you free” (John 8:32)?
What does it mean that we are free indeed (John 8:36)?
What does it mean that Satan is the father of lies (John 8:44)?
Did Jesus exist before Abraham?
What happened at the Pool of Siloam?
What did Jesus mean when He said 'I AM'?
Why are we told to work while it is day (John 9:4)?
How is Jesus the “True Shepherd” in John 10:1-5?
What did Jesus mean when He said “I am the good Shepherd?”
What did Jesus mean when He said “I am the door” (John 10:7)?
What does it mean that the thief comes only to steal, kill, and destroy (John 10:10)?
What does it mean that God gives us life more abundantly (John 10:10)?
Who are the “other sheep” mentioned in John 10:16?
What does it mean that “my sheep hear my voice” (John 10:27)?
What did Jesus mean when He said, “No one can snatch them out of my Father’s hand” (John 10:29)?
What did Jesus mean when He said, ‘I and the Father are one’ (John 10:30)?
What did Jesus mean when He said “I am the Resurrection and the Life” (John 11:25)?
What is the significance of Jesus being anointed (John 12:1–8)?
Jesus wept - why did Jesus weep?
Do we receive mansions in heaven?
What did Jesus mean when He said, “If I be lifted up,” in John 12:32?
What is an alabaster box?
What is the new commandment?
What is the Upper Room Discourse?
What does it mean to let not your heart be troubled in John 14:1?
What did Jesus mean when He said, “I go to prepare a place for you” (John 14:2)?
What was the significance of Jesus washing the feet of the disciples?
What did Jesus mean when He said “I am the way and the truth and the life” (John 14:6)?
What did Jesus mean when He said He would give us “whatever you ask in my name”?
How should Jesus’ saying, “I will not leave you as orphans,” give us hope (John 14:18)?
What does Jesus mean when He says, “Peace I leave with you” (John 14:27)?
What did Jesus mean when He said, “If you love me keep my commandments”?
Is it really possible for Christians to do greater works than Jesus?
If Jesus was God, why did He say "The Father is greater than I" in John 14:28?
What did Jesus mean when He said “I am the True Vine” (John 15:1)?
Does the vine and branches passage in John 15 mean that salvation can be lost?
What does it mean that the Holy Spirit will convict the world of sin, righteousness, and judgment?
On what basis can believers be of good cheer (John 16:33)?
What did Jesus mean when He said, “I have overcome the world,” in John 16:33?
What is Jesus’ High Priestly Prayer?
What did Jesus mean when He said, “Your word is truth” in John 17:17?
Who is the son of perdition?
What is the significance of Jesus saying, “My kingdom is not of this world” (John 18:36)?
Is Jesus God? Why should I believe that Jesus is God?
What is the significance of the triumphal entry?
Who was the disciple whom Jesus loved?
What happened in the upper room?
What is the significance of the rooster crowing in regards to Peter denying Jesus three times?
What happened during Jesus’ last hours on earth?
What are the last seven sayings of Christ and what do they mean?
Why did Jesus say, “I thirst,” from the cross?
What did Jesus mean when He said, “Woman, behold your son” on the cross?
Why did Jesus entrust Mary to the apostle John instead of to His brothers?
What did Jesus mean when He said “It is finished”?
What is the significance of the "folded napkin" in Christ’s tomb after the resurrection?
What is the correct interpretation of John 20:23?
After His resurrection, why did Jesus tell Mary not to touch Him, but later tell Thomas to touch Him?
Why did Jesus ask Peter "Do you love me?" three times?
Why did Jesus tell Peter to "feed my sheep" in John 21?
Can the various resurrection accounts from the four Gospels be harmonized?
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