‘The Bishop of Manchester (Dr. E. A. Knox), speaking at the Blackpool Sands Mission in August, 1906, said that as a boy he had been brought up in a godly home, but when he went to Oxford he had, in preparing for examinations, to read infidel books, and he felt as though he were losing the grip of his faith. You have the words of eternal life” (John 6:68). Before other two years had passed by they had seen and experienced greater things than these, and as they communed with their own hearts, or spake one with another, in their recollections of the past, there would always be the glad thought that they had not gone away. (John 6:68-69) "Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? 69 We have come to believe and to know that you are the Holy One of God.” New International Version (NIV) (3) (John 6:69), “we for our part,” whatever others think, “have believed and know,” cf.1 John 4:16, , which shows we cannot press the order [cf. Thou hast the words of eternal life.” This forced him to consider to whom he could go if he gave up Christ. You have the words of eternal life. This is part 21 of an on-going sermon series from the Gospel of John. Nay, Lord, we are shut up. [see Logos Library System, Greek text translation John 6:49-58].. Another interesting Greek word is the verb menei/meno meaning "to remain or abide" [translated as "live" in the New Jerusalem translation] found in verses 56: Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my blood lives [menei] in me and I [live] in that person. 68 Simon Peter answered him, “Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life” (John 6:68). The clause, "we are sure," added to, "we have believed," indicates that faith is not blind, but is supported on established facts. True, the Law also contains life, but because it denounces against all transgressors (177) the condemnation of eternal death, it can do nothing but kill. John 6:69 Lu 9:20. (John 6:68-69) "Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? It connotes a new exodus and has eucharistic overtones. Twofold reason for stedfastness: (1) ῥήματα … - Simon Peter - prominent here, and in John 13:6-11, 24, 36; John 18:10; John 20:2-10; John 21:7, etc. Thou hast the words of eternal life;" and therefore art able to make good thy words, however hard and difficult they may appear to others. Context, Themes, and Parables . Thou art offering Thyself to us for all this and more, able to save to the uttermost, to the glory of God the Father. GR we have had faith and have known that. He is yearning to give them life and, eventually, the resurrection of the body to everlasting life. Thou hast the words of eternal life.] thou hast the words of eternal life. to the gods many and lords many of the heathen around us? The declaration, "Thou art Christ," the Anointed, the bearer of the Spirit, is the answer of the confessing Church to that of Christ, "It is the Spirit that quickeneth,"—q.d., I make alive, because the Spirit is represented by Me. The words of eternal life (ῥήματα ζωῆς αἰωνίου). THE BREAD WHICH CAME DOWN OUT OF HEAVEN. You have words of life eternal, 69 and we have believed and known that you are the Christ, the Son of the living God. 65 (cf. Observe the effect this miracle had upon the people. 68. thou hast the words of eternal life. You have the words of eternal life. Peter was probably one of the oldest of the apostles, and it was his character to be first and most ardent in his professions. Without can not be used by it self, meaning that it has to be minimum one more condition included (all/at least one,etc) all: "fish", without: "bread", will search for verses that contains "fish" but NOT "bread" start: search for verses that contains words that start with the search words In themselves a new life had been quickened by His words, a life they recognised as the true, highest, eternal life. Note how often life is mentioned in this chapter, spiritual and everlasting life, verses 27, 33, 35, 40, 47, 48, 51, 54, 57, 58. Words of life are words which carry life with them. and that for the following reason. John 6 is the sixth chapter of the Gospel of John in the New Testament of the Christian Bible. That life we cannot want; that life we have learnt to crave as a necessity of the deeper nature which Thou hast awakened: 'the words of that eternal life' (the authority to reveal it and the power to confer it). EXEGESIS: JOHN 6:56-59. 4 Now when Jesus learned that the Pharisees had heard that Jesus was making and b baptizing more disciples than John 2 (although Jesus himself did not baptize, but only his disciples), 3 he left Judea and departed c again for Galilee. Daily devotional with John Piper. GR we have had faith and have known that. John 6:68 STU XRF TSK ... Strong's Greek 4074: Peter, a Greek name meaning rock. John differs on the roles of Philip and Andrew, the proximity of Passover , and the allusion to Elisha (see Jn 6:9). You have hthe words of eternal life, 69 and iwe have believed, and have come to know, that jyou are kthe Holy One of God.” Apparently a primary word; a rock; as a name, Petrus, an apostle. The manna discourse is filled with nuances that take time to understand. Simon Peter answered Him, "Lord, to whom shall we go? Such questions had weighed on the minds of all generations. The Gospel of John is the only Gospel that contains all seven of Jesus’ “I am” statements, and each one is significant and had special meaning which only the Jews could understand. John 6:68-69 New International Version (NIV). —John was one of these twelve present on this occasion. THE BREAD WHICH CAME DOWN OUT OF HEAVEN. Rather, this particular statement describes the general group of people who have been following Jesus and listening to His teachings. 4 Now when Jesus learned that the Pharisees had heard that Jesus was making and b baptizing more disciples than John 2 (although Jesus himself did not baptize, but only his disciples) , 3 he left Judea and departed c again for Galilee. Compare the phrases bread of life, light of life, water of life, tree of life. We should, therefore, on no account forsake the teachings of the Son of God. One who could say to me, ‘It is I be not afraid,’ and to the storm, ‘Peace, be still,’ and to the power of evil, ‘Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further’; one who could fathom my perplexities, enlighten my darkness, and never misunderstand me; who could heal the sores of my conscience, rule my passions, and understand the groanings that I cannot utter; one who knows what the valley of death is, and would be with me there, and who can speak for me in the Day of Judgment, and receive me to glory. They have none of that "ETERNAL LIFE" to offer us whereof Thou hast been discoursing, in words rich and ravishing as well as in words staggering to human wisdom. But when it came to this, our light returned, and our hearts were reassured. III. It is the essential meaning of the words; that is the guidance of the Holy Spirit. John 6:68-69 NIV. John 6:68 says, “Lord, to whom shall we go? What does John 6:68 mean? What does John 6:66 mean? 57. John 6:71 Mt 26:14, 15; Lu 6:13, 16; Joh 12:4. John also records Philip’s perplexity as to the feeding of the great crowd, and his little piece of mental arithmetic which showed so clearly the impossibility of a solution out of the disciples’ own resources. ‘Then Simon Peter answered Him, Lord, to whom shall we go? A most noble instance of implicit faith, involved in the explicit faith [faith involved in the faith evolved]. The declaration, "Thou hast the words of eternal life,"—those which bring with them and give eternal life,—is the answer of the confessing Church to that of Christ, "The words which I have spoken unto you are spirit and are life," in ver. 68. He must impart new life to us. Then said Jesus unto the twelve, Will you also go away? It is no ordinary assertion that Peter makes concerning Christ, when he says that he has the words of eternal life; but he ascribes this to Christ as belonging to him alone. Find Top Church Sermons, Illustrations, and Preaching Slides on John 6:68-69. Have you ever stopped to think about where they went? Lachmann and Tischendorf read ὁ υἱὸς τοῦ θεοῦ. Simon Peter answered him - With characteristic ardor and promptness. The Baptist is not living, and they know no other teacher. 66b. John 6:68-69 New International Version (NIV) 68 Simon Peter answered him, “Lord, to whom shall we go? It is striking to me that this defection by many disciples is an illustration of Jesus' teaching about belief: "To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, 'If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. (1-4) A crowd gathers to Jesus near the Sea of Galilee. This is not a reference to the inner circle of twelve men; those men will be addressed in the next verse. John 6:70 Jesus answered them, Have not I chosen you twelve, and one of you is a devil? You have the words of eternal life. 69 We have come to … * [Of Tiberias]: the awkward apposition represents a later name of the Sea of Galilee. I. The expression is not Johannine; but the idea of the Messiah as consecrated or set apart is found in John 10:36, . The expression has no support in the discourse of Christ, the echo of which we perceive elsewhere in this verse; and it also declares less than we expect. JOHN 6 VERSES 22 THROUGH 25. 57), where Christ had designated God as His Father. It is not the words that he reports; that would merely have been a feat of memory. [⇑ See verse text ⇑] Verses 68 and 69 are Peter's witness to Jesus' divinity; this is the third of seven such declarations in the gospel of John. We have come to believe and to know that you are the Holy One of God. (John 6:68-69). (1) ; “To whom shall we go away?” implying that they must attach themselves to some one as a teacher and mediator in divine things. Peter replies here in the name of all, as he does on other occasions; because all of them were of the same mind, except that in Judas there was no sincerity. &c., thereby teaching us under temptations to apostasy, first, to consider what we shall get by it, as the following words teach us, that an abiding with Christ in a steady adherence to the truths of his gospel, is the best choice that we can make. See John 1:42; John 6:68; John 13:6; John 18:10, John 18:16; John 20:2, John 20:7; John 21:3, John 21:7, John 21:11, and notes on those passages. It records Jesus' miracles of feeding the five thousand and walking on water, the Bread of Life Discourse, popular rejection of his teaching and Peter 's confession of faith. There was no one else who could teach them. But, “the words that I have spoken to you are spirit and are life” are addressed to human responsibility: we must believe Jesus’ words, as 6:64 shows: “But there are some of you who do not believe.” To whom then shall I go? Of all the traitorous names of history, Benedict Arnold, Quisling, etc., Judas heads the list. 68 Simon Peter answered him, “Lord, to whom shall we go? EXEGESIS: JOHN 6:56-59. He saw from his mother’s Christ-like life and his sister’s bright example, that Christ had the words of eternal life, and he determined that before he left Christ he must find some one who could give him the words of eternal life. thou hast the words of eternal life. Simon Peter therefore answered him. Lord, to whom shall we go? The Christ is, as such, also the Son of God; but as there was a lower conception of Him, the addition was of importance. The added clause, "the Son of God," refers to the immediately preceding, ver. Peter, according to the position, for which the foundation is already laid in John 1:43, makes the confession, and with a resolution how deep and conscious! And although semi-infidels have pretended to find traces of rivalry between him and Peter, yet to Peter he assigns the honour of this memorable confession. To the lifeless formalism and wretched traditions of the elders? There is no other Saviour, but Christ, to look to; no other Mediator between God and man, to make use of; no other physician of value, for diseased and sin sick souls to apply unto; no other fountain but his blood, for polluted souls to wash in, and be cleansed; no other city of refuge, or strong hold, for souls sensible of danger, to flee unto and be safe; no other to come to as the bread of life, where hungry souls may be fed; no other place of rest, for those that are weary and heavy laden; nor is there any other, where there is plenty of all grace, and security from every enemy, as in him: and therefore, to whom can they have recourse, but unto him? There is another “I am” statement in the Book of Revelation, but these “I am” statements in the Gospel of John point back to the Old Testament and also into the kingdom. As readers, we can’t absorb all of the Gospel’s meaning the first time. And from this we may learn: 1. that we are to expect that some of the doctrines of the Bible will be mysterious. Could he go to Plato? Could he go to John Stuart Mill? {69} And we believe and are sure that thou art that Christ, the Son of the living God." indicate, that if we tm-n away from Christ, wherever we may go, we shall only find death and certain destruction before us. 68.] The Spirit gives life; the flesh counts for nothing. John 6:68-69 NIV Simon Peter answered him, “Lord, to whom shall we go? This is an important passage to meditate on and understand, since it sheds light on the meaning of the Lord's Supper. Peter replies here in the name of all, as he does on other occasions; because all of them were of the same mind, except that in Judas there was no sincerity. The disciples’ conviction.—Not by their admiration of His character or of His teaching, nor by their affection for His Person, but by this conviction, ‘Thou hast the words of eternal life.’ His words supplied what had been wanting in the words of man from the beginning. We believe and know that you are the Holy One of God.'" John 6:66 - As a result of this many of His disciples withdrew and were not walking with Him anymore. (John 10:11). The Pharisees, the Sadducees, and the scribes were corrupt, and unable to guide them aright; and, though the doctrines of Jesus were mysterious, yet they were the only doctrines that could instruct and save them. Jesus was their Teacher: As Peter said, "You have the words of life eternal" (John 6:68). (2) Especially are they bound to Him. John 6:68 Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? Could he go to Aristotle? The Holy One of God would testify only of a Divine mission, and therefore still less than the name Christ. Peter’s confession here is equivalent to his confession at Caesarea Philippi, recorded in the Synoptic Gospels. They heard Him speak, as never man spake, such things as they felt in their inmost hearts that all men required to hear. The assertion is effectually contradicted by the narrative itself. To whom shall we go - This implied their firm conviction that Jesus was the Messiah, and that he alone was able to save them. thou hast the words of eternal life. The atheist, the infidel - nay, the philosopher, believes, or professes to believe, propositions quite as mysterious as any in the Bible. He shews them, says St. John Chrysostom, that he stood not in need of them, and so leaves them to their free choice. John 6:22–71 (Christ’s discourse on the bread of life gave meaning to the Words of eternal life—Peter might have said, Thou alone workest true divine miracles, and doubtless he so believed; and believed that the divinity in the miracles was full proof of the eternal life to be in his words; but it was the words of eternal life of which he truly stood in need. TG Apostasy of the Early Christian Church. John 6:68 Context. In this sermon we contrast true, saving faith, with false faith that cannot save. Verses 6:3, 4. The Pharisees despised them as not knowing the law; but they knew most of Him who is the end of the law. ', (68) Then Simon Peter answered.—The look may have been directed to Peter, or here, as elsewhere, his natural character makes him spokesman for the Twelve. In opposition to this, belief must also receive its full expression. Lord, to whom, &c.—that is, "We cannot deny that we have been staggered as well as they, and seeing so many go away who, as we thought, might have been retained by teaching a little less hard to take in, our own endurance has been severely tried, nor have we been able to stop short of the question, Shall we follow the rest, and give it up? Solid Joys. In going from thee, therefore, we shall go out of God’s blessing. 5 So he came to a town of Samaria called Sychar, near the field e that Jacob had given to his son Joseph. Have you ever stopped to think about where they went? The manna discourse is filled with nuances that take time to understand. Jesus said to the twelve: Will you also go away? Its value would be gladly proclaimed out of the fullness of our own hearts and minds, if we did but give them liberty, and thus and thus would they speak: The teacher and friend I need and long for, who alone can meet my case, is one who knows at least what it is to live in the body, as well as to be tempted through the soul and the body; who could speak to me with the voice of authority about sin and pardon; who could be always with me, and go where I go and stay where I stay; who could see me in the darkness as well as in the light, and see my whole being throughout, for how else could he bring me help? as his new capital and residence. In this first part of the chapter Jesus feeds 5,000 people with just five barley loaves and two little fish. Simon Peter therefore answered him. 69a. John 6:69 And we believe and are sure that thou art that Christ, the Son of the living God. 68 Then Simon Peter answered him, Lord, to whom shall we go? As readers, we can’t absorb all of the Gospel’s meaning the first time. It is a remarkable commendation bestowed on the Gospel, that it administers to us eternal life, as Paul testifies, that, it is the power of God for salvation to every one who believeth, If the authority had been better, it would have been recommended as genuine by the reference to ver. 4 d And he had to pass through Samaria. ver. 'We cannot deny that we have been staggered as well as they, and seeing so many go away who, as we thought, might have been retained by teaching a little less hard to take in, our own endurance has been severely tried, nor have we been able to stop short of the question, Shall we follow the rest, and give it up? thou hast the words of eternal life. Peter's response comes after most of Jesus' followers turn and walk away. Judas Iscariot: outwardly a disciple, outwardly a lover of Jesus (remember he betrayed him with a kiss in the garden of Gethsemane), yet inwardly a traitor, an enemy, a devil opposed to all that God wants. Verse Thoughts On a number of occasions, the disciples were challenged to give an answer for what they thought about Jesus Christ. --- We may here admire not only the excellency of their faith, but the plain, yet noble motive of their faith: they believe, because he is Christ, the Son of God, (or, as it is in the Greek, the Son of the living God) who is absolutely incapable of deceiving his creatures, and whose power is perfectly equal to perform the promises he here makes them. "Then Simon Peter answered Him, Lord, to whom shall we go? 65 And he said, Therefore said I unto you, that no man can come unto me, except it were given unto him of my Father. John 6:60-70 THE PARTING OF THE WAYS. (154) The whole of the phraseology, the words of eternal life—we have believed—the Son of God, is repeated from John 6:63-65. * [Of Tiberias]: the awkward apposition represents a later name of the Sea of Galilee. Peter replies here in the name of all, as he does on other occasions; because all of them were of the same mind, except that in Judas there was no sincerity. The Greek phrase ek toutou can mean "from this time" or "for this reason." John 6 is the sixth chapter of the Gospel of John in the New Testament of the Christian Bible.It records Jesus' miracles of feeding the five thousand and walking on water, the Bread of Life Discourse, popular rejection of his teaching and Peter's confession of faith. 21) Text: John 6:28-68 Ok, so we’re in the Gospel of John, and we have a big chunk of text this morning, so I’m going to just get right in to it… John’s Gospel is written in a way that mirrors this need to “abide” with Jesus. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep." The various groups of John 6 could be pictured with a Venn diagram, where there is a group of people who believe in Jesus for eternal life but choose not to follow Him (John 6:60, 66), and there is a group who follow Him but who do not believe in Him for eternal life (John 6:70-71), but there is one overlapping group of people who both believe in Him and follow Him (John 6:68-69). TG Apostasy of the Early Christian Church. replied, Ἀπεκρίθη (Apekrithē) Verb - Aorist Indicative Passive - 3rd Person Singular Strong's Greek 611: From apo and krino; to conclude for oneself, i.e. They wouldn't follow the Lord…they wouldn't obey Him…they turned their backs upon Him, but where did they go? But when it came to this, our light returned and our hearts were reassured. He gives a threefold reason why they remained faithful while others left. Simon Peter answered him, “Lord, to whom shall we go? —None of the founders of religions, or philosophies, or priesthoods, can fill this place. That life we cannot want; that life we have learnt to crave as a necessity of the deeper nature which Thou hast awakened; "the words of that eternal life" (the authority to reveal it and the power to confer it) Thou hast: Therefore will we stay with Thee-we must. 57As the living Father sent me, and I live because of the Father; so he who feeds (Greek: trogon) on me, he will also live because of me. Thou hast the words; teachest the way of eternal life. Thou hast: Therefore will we stay with Thee—we must.". John 11:27, upholds her faith in Jesus Christ, although she did not as yet perceive the grounds and bearings of the resurrection. To whom’ go—None of the founders of religions, or philosophies, or priesthoods, can fill this place. John 6:70 Jesus answered them, Have not I chosen you twelve, and one of you is a devil? The Eventual Exposing of False Faith (John pt. 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