Lesson 2.1 (The Ministry of John the Baptist)
"To prepare the way for the Messiah"
"Why are you baptizing?"
religious leaders that ministered in the temple
"Are you Elijah?"
John the Baptist
"I am a voice crying out in the wilderness"
religious leaders who were experts on the Mosaic Law
"Are you the Prophet?"
"I am not the Christ"
"Who are you?"
general term for religious authorities
Called himself "a voice"
"What do you say about yourself?"
to agree with / to say the same thing
Jesus called John the "___ among men."
John was sent by ___.
John's birth was announced by an ___.
ignorance, pride, confusion
What were the three Spiritual Problems of the Pharisees and leaders?
had a special Godly purpose.
Baptism in the OT was reserved for only those people who ___.
John was like the ___.
Jesus was like the ___.
name their sins specifically before God
When John said to "confess your sins" in John 1:9, he was saying that people need to ___.
Elijah, the Prophet
What two names did the Pharisees use when they asked John who he was?
They became a new chosen people of God.
What transformation did the Jews go through when they walked through the Red Sea?