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Lists – Two Ways to Summarize John Ch. 5

John Ch. 5  Lord of the Sabbath: Enter My rest.

v.1-10    Observe His power: The miracle of grace.

v.11-16  Obey His command: “Sin no more”1 (v.14).

v.17-23  Understand His position: He is “the Son.”2

v.24-30  Hear His voice: Choose life or condemnation.

v.31-39  Believe His witnesses: The Father sent Him.

v.40-47  Believe His words: “Come to Me that you may have life”3 (v.40).

John Ch. 5  The Father sent the Son to give us life.

v.1-16    The miracle that provoked persecution

v.17-23  The claim that made it worse

v.24-30  The authority that supersedes death

v.31-39  The witnesses that must be believed

v.40-47  The reasons why some won’t believe

1. Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

2. Ibid.

3. Ibid.

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