Confusion

Confusion of The Body And Blood of Christ - John 6:56 – 6:59 (commentary)

This was a very shocking message; to eat flesh and drink blood. The idea of drinking blood, let alone human blood, was disgusting to the religious leaders (v. 56). The Jews had been taught that they cannot eat any meat that has not had all the blood drained from it (Lev. 17:10). …

Jesus Origin - John 7:25 – 7:29 (commentary)

Many Jews falsely understood that no one would know the origin or birthplace of the Messiah, and since they knew of Jesus’ origins, He could not be the Messiah. They knew where the Messiah would be born, but they also knew that His birth would be supernatural (Isa. 7:14). In oth …

Messengers from John the Baptist - Luke 7:18 – 7:35 (commentary)

John the Baptist was cast into prison shortly after he introduced Christ to Israel. He was put there for speaking out against the adulterous relationship King Herod was having with his brother’s wife, Herodias. This time period can be outlined as follows: Confusion ( …

The Tower of Babel - Genesis 11:1 – 11:9 (commentary)

Here in Genesis is man’s first attempt to build a society from which God was to be excluded. This chapter tells of one of the mightiest and far-reaching miracles of history. It finds no parallel until the outpouring of the Holy Spirit on the day of Pentecost. J. Vernon McGe …