John 20 is the twentieth chapter of the gospel of john in the bible. John chapter 20 words in red in the scriptures are the words of jesusverse 1. And many other signs truly did jesus in the presence of his disciples, which are not written in this book john 20. John 21 is the twentyfirst and final chapter of the gospel of john in the new testament of the christian bible. Follow gods redemptive plan as it unfolds throughout scripture. John 20 niv bible early on the first day of the week. Now viewing scripture range from the book of john chapter 20. What does the chapter 16 of the gospel of mark tell us about the we in verse two of the gospel of john chapter 20 and why mary went to the tomb. Many other signs also did jesus in the sight of his disciples, which are not written in this book.
Mary magdalene, coming early to the sepulchre, finds it empty, and runs and tells peter, 1,2. John states the purpose and theme of his gospel in that it was written so that those who read it would believe that jesus is the christ, the son of god and that in. Peter and john run to the tomb, and find all as mary had reported, 310. The first day of the week on what we call sunday morning, the morning after the jewish sabbath. In the course of this chapter, there is a miraculous catch of 153 fish, the confirmation of peters love for jesus, a foretelling of. As far back as the first chapter of this gospel, john the baptist spoke of. And many other signs truly did jesus in the presence of his disciples, which are not written in this book. Genesis exodus leviticus numbers deuteronomy joshua judges ruth the first book of samuel the second book of samuel the first book of kings the second book of kings the first book of chronicles the second book of chronicles ezra nehemiah esther job book psalms proverbs ecclesiastes song of solomon isaiah jeremiah lamentations ezekiel daniel hosea joel amos obadiah jonah micah nahum habakkuk. As is often the case in john, the disciples who appear in 20. So, in the first two verses of john 20, then, we see that the women were planning to go the tomb. Who rolled away the stone from the tombs entrance according to the gospel of matthew chapter 28. As christ had been buried in haste, these holy women had bought aromatics, mark 16. But these are written, that you might believe that jesus is the christ, the son of god.
John 21 is the twenty first and final chapter of the gospel of john in the new testament of the christian bible. Jesus appears to her and speaks of his resurrection and dispatches mary to tell the news to the disciples. Related to that is the concept of the new birth, which jesus presents to nicodemus 3. The whole of chapter 20 is occupied with a recountal of the appearance of the risen christ unto his own, and this is continued in chapter 21 as the very first verse shows. Physical life is a picture of the spiritual life that. John 20 king james version kjv 20 the first day of the week cometh mary magdalene early, when it was yet dark, unto the sepulchre, and seeth the stone taken away from the sepulchre. After reading the gospel of john, his first epistle should be next taken up. Then the disciples rejoiced when they saw the lord. This and the following verse comes in parenthetically. John chapter 20 discover the 66 books of the bible. But these are written that you may believe that jesus is the messiah.
It contains an account of a postcrucifixion appearance in galilee, which the text describes as the third time jesus had appeared to his disciples. Jesus himself appears to her, and sends her with a message to the disciples, 1418. This chapter records the appearances of jesus to his own followers. The first day of the week is a reference to sunday. The first appearance is to mary magdalene, and the next three are to the. John also uses a number of key words that have symbolic significance. John saw the grave clothes and was convinced by them that he had risen. The disciples were overjoyed when they saw the lord. John, chapter 20 united states conference of catholic bishops. Peters second letter johns first letter johns second. John commences with a solemn exposition of the divinity of the word and son of god, considered in his immediate relation to the deity of the father, as commissioned to represent his unapproachable glory in the world of time and sense. He appears to the disciples, gives the fullest proof of the reality of his resurrection. Dec 31, 20 jesus appears to mary magdalene and the disciples. On the evening of that first day of the week, when the disciples were together, with the doors locked for fear of the jewish leaders, jesus came and stood among them and said, peace be with you.
Some biblical scholars to suggest that john 20 was the original conclusion of the gospel, and john 21 was a later addition, but there is no conclusive manuscript evidence for this theory. Gospel of john chapter 20 free online bible study lessons. Daily study questions for the gospel of john chapter 20 day one. But, says he, these are written with a special purpose. Genesis exodus leviticus numbers deuteronomy joshua judges ruth the first book of samuel the second book of samuel the first book of kings the second book of kings the. John 20 early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, mary magdalene went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the entrance. John wrote so that you may have life in jesus name 20. John 20, new international version niv the bible app.
In chapter 20 we have, in a summary of several of the leading facts among those which took place after the resurrection of jesus, a picture of all the consequences of that great event, in immediate connection with the grace that produced them, and with the affections that ought to be seen in the faithful when again brought into relationship with the lord. After he said this, he showed them his hands and s. In the king james version of the bible it is translated as. Obbie beal on john 20 30 and many other signs truly did jesus in the presence of his disciples, which are not written in this book,31 but these are written, that ye might believe that jesus is the christ, the son of god. Although john clearly knows of the designation the twelve, he uses the phrase to identify disciples who are part of jesus most intimate group of associates 6. John only mentions mary of magdala, because he appears to wish to give a more detailed.
Genesis exodus leviticus numbers deuteronomy joshua judges ruth the first book of samuel the second book of samuel the first book of kings the second book of kings the first book of chronicles the second book of chronicles ezra nehemiah esther job book psalms proverbs ecclesiastes song of solomon isaiah jeremiah lamentations ezekiel daniel hosea joel amos obadiah jonah micah. Net bible but these are recorded so that you may believe that jesus is the christ, the. John, chapter 1 king james version christian answers webbible. The purpose of john s book 30 jesus performed many other signs in the presence of his disciples, which are not written in this book.
John 20, new king james version nkjv the bible app. Analysis the author of johns gospel is clear about the purpose of the book. John 20 the empty tomb 1 early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, mary magdalene went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the entrance. From mary he derived the information given, john 20. Now on the first day of the week mary magdalene came early to the tomb, while it was still dark, and saw the stone already taken away from the tomb. The second episode revolves around thomas his doubt and jesus appearance to him described in verses 2429. Actually, if you compare this with the synoptics, and turn with me to mark chapter 16 for just a moment, there is a parallel passage here, but it reads a little differently. The author did not intend to write a full history or a detailed biography. She saw that the stone had been moved away from the tomb 2 and came running to simon peter and the other disciple, the one whom jesus loved. The gospel of john chapter 20 verses 11 to 31 youtube.
The chapter is seemingly the conclusion to the gospel of john, but it is followed by an apparently supplementary chapter, john 21. The gospel of john begins with a lovely little poem about jesus. John 20 now on the first day of the week mary magdalene. As johns gospel may be considered a supplement to the other. All that john relates concerning the resurrection of our lord he has collected partly from the account given by mary magdalene, and partly from his own observations. It relates how mary magdalene went to the tomb of jesus and found it empty. The gospel of john for youth commentary by pastor ron beckham.1032 615 996 726 91 1021 420 1192 421 19 280 1589 340 716 1303 529 78 145 467 320 1083 89 816 290 1028 1134 428 377 1425 493 164