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Pastor Ralph H. Flynn

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Let's Study the Book of John

In order to understand what God can do for you and me in a verse-by-verse study of the Word of God, we must attempt such a study. I have chosen the Book of John. I would encourage you to read the book at least 5 times, and at least once all the way thought at one sitting.

 Read John Chapter 1:1-18

06.01 (a) How many times do the following words appear in these verses?
                    Believe  _______________   Light  _________________
                    Life __________________ Word _________________

06.01 (b) According to John 1:14, what did the Word of John 1:1 become?

06.01 (c) According to John 1:18, why did the Word (Jesus Christ) come from heaven into the world?
06.01 (d) Name the One whose life is the light of men.__________________ 

06.01 (e) According to John 1:12, what must one do in order to become a son of God?

Read John Chapter 1:19-51

06.01 (f) John said concerning Jesus, "Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world."________

06.01 (g) John said, "I saw, and bear record that this is the Son of God." ___________Ref. _____________

6.01 (h) Priests and Levites questioned John concerning his baptizing. _____________Ref. _____________

6.01 (i) John claimed to baptize with the Holy Ghost. _________  Ref.______________   

06.01 (j) Andrew said, "We have found the Messiah, which is Christ." __________ Ref. __________

06.01 (k) According to John 1:45, Moses and the Prophets did not write about Jesus of Nazareth. ______
               Ref. _________________

06.01 (l) After turning to Christ himself, Philip endeavored to lead Nathaniel to Christ.______ 

06.01 (m) John said that he is not worthy to unloose the latchet of Jesus' shoes.  _______ Ref. ________

Read John Chapter 2:1-25

Fill IN THE BLANKS (Some will require more than one word)

06.02 (a) "And both _______________________ was called, and his disciples to the _____________________ ." 
                Ref: ______________

06.02 (b) "Many believed ______________________________  when they saw the miracles which he did."
                Ref. ____________________________

06.02 (c) "And manifested forth _____________________ glory and His disciples _________________ on him."
               Ref. _________________

06.02 (d) "But he spake of the ______________ of his body." Ref._____________ 

06.02 (e) "Make not my Father's ____________________________ an house of merchandise." Ref. _________

06.02 (f) "Destroy this __________________ and in ____________________  days I will raise it up."
               Ref. _____________

06.02 (g) "And they ______________ the Scripture and the _______________ which Jesus had said."
               Ref. _______________

06.02 (h) "He knew what was in ________________ ." Ref. ________________

06.02 (I) "Whatsoever ______ saith unto you, ____________." Ref.________

Read John Chapter 3:1-36


06.03 (a) Nicodemus was a (1) disciple   (2) beggar   (3) ruler of the Jews. Ref.  ___________

06.03 (b) Except a man (1) reform   (2) be born again   (3) be baptized he cannot see the kingdom of heaven. 

06.03 (c) Men love darkness rather than light because their deeds are (1) not very good   (2) evil   (3) good.

06.03 (d) The greatest proof of God's love for us is that He has given us (1) wealth (2) sunshine (3) health (4) His Son.
06.03 (e) He that believeth on the SON OF GOD hath (1) riches   (2) judgment   (3) everlasting life. Ref.________ 

06.03 (f) Christ came not to condemn the world, but that the world through Him might be (1) saved   (2) judged
              (3) made beautiful. Ref. _____________

06.03 (g) Do you know John 3:16 from memory? If not, memorize it today!

Read John Chapter 4:1-54


06.04 (a) Ref._____   ____ "Jesus saith unto her                               A. the Saviour of the world"

06.04 (b) Ref._____   ____ "He would have given thee                     B. am he"

06.04 (c) Ref._____   ____ "From whence hast thou                         C. give me to drink"

06.04 (d) Ref._____   ____ "Sir, I perceive that                                D. and his whole house"

06.04 (e) Ref._____   ____ "I that speak unto thee                           E. of him that sent me"

06.04 (f) Ref._____   ____ "Is not this                                              F. that living water?"

06.04 (g) Ref._____   ____ "This is indeed the Christ                       G. ye will not believe"

06.04 (h) Ref._____   ____ "My meat is to do the will                     H. thou art a prophet"

06.04 (I) Ref._____   ____ "And himself believed                            I.  the Christ?"

06.04 (j) Ref._____   ____ "Except ye see signs and wonders         J. living water"

Read John Chapter 5:1-47

06.05 (a) To whom did Jesus say, "Rise, take up thy bed, and walk?" _________________ Ref. __________

06.05 (b) On what day did Jesus heal this man? ______________Ref. ______

06.05 (c) According to John 5:18, for what two reasons did the Jews attempt to kill Jesus?
              (1) ___________________________________________________
              (2) ___________________________________________________

06.05 (d) Did Jesus really say He does the same things as God the Father does?_________________ 
               Ref. ____________________

06.05 (e) In what verses does Jesus speak of life after death? ___________________

06.05 (f) Jesus spoke of a resurrection of __________ and a resurrection of ____________. Ref. _________

06.05 (g) To whom has the Father committed all judgment? ________________________         

06.05 (h) Jesus speaks of four that bear witness that the Father has sent Him. Can you name them?
      (1) ______________________ Ref. ___________
      (2) ______________________ Ref. ___________
      (3) ______________________ Ref. ___________
      (4) ______________________ Ref. ___________

Read John Chapter 6:1-71

06.06 (a) How many times do the words "believe" and "believed" occur in this chapter? _____________
               How many times does the noun "life" occur? ___________________

06.06 (b) How much food remained after Jesus had fed the multitude? _____________________ Ref. ______

06.06 (c) According to Jesus, what is "the work of God"?

06.06 (d) In what verses do we find the phrase "come (cometh) down from heaven"?  

06.06 (e) In what verses do we find: "I will raise him up again at the last day"? __________________ 

06.06 (f) Finish this sentence: "All that the Father giveth me shall come to me; and                   
              _____________________________ Ref. ______________

06.06 (g) About Whom was Peter speaking when he said, "Thou hast the words of eternal life"? ____________
               Ref. _____________

06.06 (h) What do those who believe on Jesus have?
                _______________________________________ Ref. _________________
                _______________________________________ Ref. _________________

Read John Chapter 7:1-53


06.07 (a) __________ "The world hateth me because I testify of it, that the works thereof are evil."

06.07 (b) __________ "Never man spake like this man."

06.07 (c) __________ "Do the rulers know indeed that this is the very Christ?"

06.07 (d) __________ "How knoweth this man letters, having never learned?"

06.07 (e) __________ "Did not Moses give you the law, and yet none of you keepeth the law?"

06.07 (f) __________ "If any man thirst, let him come unto me, and drink."

06.07 (g) __________ "Judge not according to the appearance, but judge righteous judgment."

06.07 (h) __________ "If any man will do his will, he shall know of the doctrine whether it be of God or whether
                                     I speak of myself."

06.07 (I) __________ "Yet a little while am I with you and then I go unto him that sent me."

06.07 (j) __________ "He that believeth on me, as the scripture hath said, out of his belly shall flow rivers of
                                    living water. But this spake he of the Spirit, which they that believe on him should receive."

Read John Chapter 8:1-59

06.08 (a) In John 8:1-11, we find the Scribes and Pharisees seeking to test Jesus. Who was really tested?

06.08 (b) What promise does Jesus give to those who follow him?
                ______________________________________ Ref.___________________

06.08 (c) Who is a servant of sin? ______________________Ref.___________

06.08 (d) What must we know to be set free from sin?  ___________________________________ 

06.08 (e) Who is able to make us free indeed? ___________ Ref.__________

06.08 (f) Can anyone convict Christ of sin? _________ Ref.______________

06.08 (g) Did Jesus teach all people are the children of God? ___________________  Ref.___________

06.08 (h) Who is the father of lies? ___________________ Ref. __________

06.08 (I) What did Jesus mean, "Before Abraham was I Am"?           

06.08 (j) Whom will you love if God is your Father? _______________Ref.___________

Read John Chapter 9:1-41

06.09 (a) The Bible teaches sickness is sometimes a result of sin. Was this so in the case of the blind man?
               _______________ Ref. ____________

06.09 (b) In John 9:16, we read of a division among the Pharisees.
               (1) Some said __________________________________________
               (2) Others said ________________________________________

06.09 (c) In John 9:4, Jesus indicated that we must use every opportunity that we find for serving God. Write John 9:4 here:          

06.09 (d) What had the Jews agreed to do to any man who confessed that Jesus was the Christ?        
                _____________________________________ Ref. __________

06.09 (e) According to the blind man, whom does God hear?          

06.09 (f) When the blind man who was healed was called by the Pharisees for the second time, there was something
               he said that he knew and something he said that he didn't know. What were these two things?
               I know__________________________________________________ Ref. ______________
               I don't know _____________________________________________ Ref. ______________

06.09 (g) When Jesus found the man after he had been cast out, what did he ask him?

06.09 (h) What did the man reply? ____________________________________________________________          

Read John Chapter 10:1-42


06.10 (a) Jesus said, "By me if any man ____________________ in, he shall be ___________________________." 

06.10 (b) Jesus said, "And ____________ sheep I have, which are not of this fold; them also I ___________ bring."

06.10 (c) Jesus said, "The _________________ that I do in my Father's name, they __________________ of me."
               Ref. _________________

06.10 (d) Jesus said, "But ye __________________ not, because ye are not of my________________________." 
               Ref. ___________________

06.10 (e) Jesus said, "I am the good ________________: the good shepherd giveth his __________ for the sheep."
               Ref. ____________________

06.10 (f) Jesus said, "I give unto them ___________________ life, and they shall ________________ perish." 

06.10 (g) Jesus said, "My sheep _________________ my voice, and I now them, and they _________________." 
               Ref. __________

06.10 (h) Jesus said, "I am come that they might have ________________ and that they might have it more
                __________________ ." Ref. ____________

06.10 (I) Jesus said, "He calleth his own sheep by _________________, and _______________________ them out." 
               Ref. _____________

06.10 (j) "All things that _____________________ spake of this man were _____________________ ." 
               Ref. ____________

Read John Chapter 11:1-57


06.11 (a) "This sickness is not unto death, but for the ________________________ God." Ref. ________

06.11 (b) "But I know that even now, ___________________________ thou wilt ask of God, God will give it thee."

06.11 (c) "Jesus said into her, _______________ am the resurrection and the life." Ref. __________

06.11 (d) "If thou wouldest ____________________ thou shouldest see the glory of God." Ref. __________

06.11 (e) "If we let him thus alone, all men will _____________________ on him." Ref. __________

06.11 (f) And he that was ________________ came forth." Ref. ___________

06.11 (g) "I believe that thou art _____________________  the Son of God." Ref. _____________

06.11 (h) "He that ______________________ in me though he were dead, yet shall he live." Ref. _________

06.11 (I) "I said it that they may ______________________ that thou has  sent me." Ref. ___________

06.11 (j) "And had seen the things which Jesus did, _________________ on him." Ref. ____________

Read John Chapter 12:1-50

06.12 (a) How many times do the words "believe", "believed" and "believeth" occur in John 12:36-47?        

06.12 (b) Why did Judas want the ointment to be sold rather than poured out on Jesus's feet? 
               ________________________________________________________   Ref. ____________

06.12 (c) Why did the chief priest plan to put Lazarus to death?
                _______________________________________________________     Ref. ____________

06.12 (d) What did the crowd shout when they saw Jesus riding into the city?_______________________ 
                Ref. ____________

06.12 (e) What must happen to a grain of wheat if it is to bear fruit?  ___________________________________ 

06.12 (f) What did Jesus say in order to signify by what death He would die? ____________________________ 
              Ref. ___________

06.12 (g) If anyone wants to serve Christ, what must he do? ___________________________________
               Ref. _______________

06.12 (h) Many of the chief rulers believed on Jesus, but because of the Pharisees, they did not confess Him.
               Why was this? ___________________________________________  Ref. _____________

06.12 (I) In the last day, how will those who have rejected Christ be judged?_____________________________
06.12 (j) Jesus said, "I have not spoken of myself." Who was it then, that gave Him a commandment concerning
              what He should say? __________________________ Ref. ______________

Read John Chapter 13:1-38


06.13 (a) (1) The chief priest (2) The Pharisees (3) The devil put into Judas' heart the plan to betray Jesus.
               Ref. _________________

06.13 (b) Jesus (1) knew (2) thought he knew (3) did not know who would betray him. Ref. ____________

06.13 (c) Jesus washed the disciples' (1) head (2) feet (3) hands. Ref. ___________

06.13 (d) "The servant is (1) greater than his lord (2) as great as his lord (3) not greater than his lord."

06.13 (e) "All men will know that ye are my disciples if ye (1) preach the gospel (2)keep the commandments
                (3) have love one to another."     Ref. ___________

06.13 (f) "Verily, verily, I say unto thee, The cock shall not crow till thou hast denied me (1) once (2) twice (3) thrice."
               Ref. ______________________

06.13 (g) The disciples (1) did know (2) did not know who would betray Jesus.      Ref. _________________

06.13 (h) "He that eateth bread with me hath lifted up his heel against me," was spoken of (1) Peter (2) Judas (3) Satan.
                Ref. _______________________

06.13 (I) The new commandment Jesus gave His disciples was that they should
              (1)wash one another's feet   (2) give to the poor  (3) love one another.    Ref. ___________

Read John Chapter 14:1-31


06.14 (a) __________ "I will not leave you comfortless; I will come to you."

06.14 (b) __________ "And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself."

06.14 (c) __________ "Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you."

06.14 (d) __________ "I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father but by me."

06.14 (e) __________ "He that hath my commandments and keepeth them, he it is that loveth me."

06.14 (f) __________ "If ye shall ask anything in my name, I will do it."

06.14 (g) __________ "Because I live, ye shall live also."


06.14 (h) How many times does the word "believe" occur in John 14:1-12? ________________

06.14 (I) In John Chapter 14, what three divine Persons does Jesus say will come to dwell (live) within,
               or make abode with, His true followers?
              (1)__________ Ref.______       (2)__________ Ref._______     (3)_________  Ref._______

06.14 (j) Write out in full the verse in this chapter which you like best.
               ___________________________________________________________ Ref. __________

Read Chapter 15:1-27





        "I am the true _______________, and my Father is the husbandman. Every _______________ in me that
beareth not ________________ he taketh away; and every branch that beareth fruit, he __________ it, that it may 
bring forth _________ fruit. Now ye are clean through the ____________ which I have spoken unto you. _______________ in me and I in you. As the branch _________ bear fruit of itself, except it _________ in the vine;
no more can ye, except ye ___________ in me. _____ _____ the vine, ye are the ____________ : He that ________________ in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth much _____________ : for without __________ 
ye can  do nothing. If a man ________ ____  in me, he is cast forth as a branch, and is withered; and men gather
them, and cast them into the ___________ , and they are burned. If ye ___________ in me, and my ____________
abide in you, ye shall ask what ye will, and it shall be ___________ unto you. Herein is my ______________ glorified,
that ye bear much _____________ ; so shall ye be my _____________ . As the Father hath loved me, so have I loved
you: continue ye in my love. If ye keep my commandments, ye shall ______________ in my love; even as I have _____________ my ______________ commandments, and ______________ in his love. These things have I spoken
unto you, that my joy might remain in you, and that your ___________ might be full. This is my commandment, that ye _____________ one another, ________ I have loved you. Greater ___________ hath no man than this, that a man lay down his ____________ for his friends. Ye are my  _________, if ye _________ whatsoever I command you.
Henceforth I call you not ___________; for the servant knoweth not what his Lord doeth: but I have called you __________; for all things that I have heard of my ___________ I have made known unto you. Ye have not chosen me,
but I have ____________ you, and ____________ you, that ye should go and bring forth ____________ , and
that your fruit should remain: that ____________ ye shall ask of the Father in my ____________ , he may give it you.
These things I command you, that ye _________ one another. If the  ________ hate you, ye know that it _________ 
me before it hated you. If ye were of the __________ , the world would love his own: but because ye are not of the
world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world _______________ you. Remember the
__________ that I said unto you, The servant is no greater than his lord. If they have persecuted me, they will also
_______________ you; if they have ___________ my saying, they will keep yours also. But all these things will they
do unto you for my ___________ sake, because they know not ______ that sent me. If I had not come and spoken
unto them, they had not had sin; but now they have no __________ for their sin. He that hateth ______ hateth my ___________ also. If I had not done among them the works which none other man did, they had not had sin: but
now have they both __________ and ____________ both _______ and my ______________ . But this cometh
to pass, that the ____________ might be fulfilled that is written in their law, They hated me without a ___________ .
But when the ____________ is come, whom I will send unto _________ from the Father, even the Spirit of truth,
which proceedeth from the Father, he shall testify of ______ :  And _____ also shall bear ____________ , because ________ have been with me from the beginning."

Read John Chapter 16:1-33

06.16 (a) In what verse did Jesus warn that His followers were going to be persecuted? ________               

06.16 (b) What two names were given to the Holy Spirit?
               (1) _______________________________ Ref. _____________
               (2) _______________________________ Ref. _____________

06.16 (c) Of what three things will the Holy Spirit reprove the world?
              (1) _______________________________ Ref. _____________
              (2) _______________________________ Ref. _____________
              (3) _______________________________ Ref. _____________

06.16 (d) Of what sin will He reprove the world? ___________________________

06.16 (e) What will the Spirit of Truth do for Christ's followers?
                __________________________________________ Ref. _____________

06.16 (f) Why does the Father Himself love Christ's disciples?
               __________________________________________ Ref. _____________

06.16 (g) In whose name should we pray? __________________  Ref. ________

06.16 (h) In what verse did Jesus foretell that His disciples were going to desert Him? _________

06.16 (i) In John Chapter 16 Jesus said four times that He was going to return to God the Father who send Him.
              Can you find these four verses?
             (1) ______________________ (3) _______________________
             (2) ______________________ (4) _______________________

06.16 (j) Who has overcome the world? __________________ Ref. ____________

Read John Chapter 17:1-26


06.17 (a) In verses 17:4 and 17:6, Jesus says that He has done certain things. Fill in the missing words.
               (1) Jesus has _________________________________ the Father on earth.
               (2) Jesus has ___________________________  the work given Him to do.
               (3) Jesus has __________ the Father's name to the men He has been given.

06.17 (b) In the verses listed below, what requests does Jesus make concerning His followers? In other words,
                what does He ask the Father to do for them? The first request has been filled in as an example for you.
                Answer in a few words . . . do not quote entire verses.

                (1) 17:11 "Keep them, that they all may be one"_______________
                (2) 17:15 ____________________________________________________
                (3) 17:17 ____________________________________________________
                (4) 17:21 ____________________________________________________
                (5) 17:24 ____________________________________________________      

06.17 (c) Supply the missing words.
              As Christ is not ________________________ the world, so also His followers are not 
              _____________________ the world. As he was ________________ into the world, so He has
              _____________________ His followers into the world.

06.17 (d) Give the Bible reference. In what verse does Jesus say He has shared the love of the Father
               before the world was created? ________________________________________

06.17 (e) Memorize and then write John 17:3 (the definition of eternal life).

Read John Chapter 18:1-40


06.18 (a) Who sent the soldiers to arrest Jesus in the garden?
                _________________________________________ Ref. _______________

06.18 (b) What five questions does Christ ask in John Chapter 18?
                (1) _________________________________________ Ref. ___________
                (2) _________________________________________ Ref. ___________
                (3) _________________________________________ Ref. ___________
                (4) _________________________________________ Ref. ___________
                (5) _________________________________________ Ref. ___________

06.18 (c) What five questions does Pilate ask Jesus?
                (1) _________________________________________ Ref. ___________
                (2) _________________________________________ Ref. ___________
                (3) _________________________________________ Ref. ___________
                (4) _________________________________________ Ref. ___________
                (5) _________________________________________ Ref. ___________

06.18 (d) Which disciple betrayed Jesus? __________________ Ref. _______

06.18 (e) Which disciple denied Jesus? ____________________ Ref. _______

Read John Chapter 19:1-42


06.19 (a) _______ "Hail, King of the Jews"                  A. Jesus
06.19 (b) _______ "By our law he ought to die"           B. Pilate
06.19 (c)_______ "I find no fault in him"                      C. Soldiers 
06.19 (d) _______ "We have no king but Caesar"       D. Chief Priests & Officers
06.19 (e) _______ "It is finished"                                 E. Jews
06.19 (f) _______ "Crucify Him! Crucify Him!"            F. Chief Priest

06.19 (g) At least 20 Old Testament Jewish prophecies are fulfilled in the closing events of the gospel of John.
               A few of these are indicated by the words "that the Scripture might be fulfilled."  How many times does
               this phrase occur in John 19? _____________ Also give Ref.(s)______________________________

06.19 (h) One of the prophets had said, hundreds of years before, "He was oppressed and he was afflicted, yet
                he opened not his mouth" (Isa.53:7). In what way did Christ fulfill this prophecy? Ref. ______________

                Explain in your own words.              

06.19 (i) What title did Pilate put on the cross?
                __________________________________________________ Ref. ______

06.19 (j) Name the two secret disciples who buried the body of Christ.
               (1) ______________________________________ Ref. ______________
               (2) ______________________________________ Ref. ______________

Read John Chapter 20:1-31


06.20 (a) In John 20, Jesus is seen by various ones of His followers on(1) two (2) three (3) four different occasions
               after He had risen from the dead. Ref.  ________________________

06.20 (b) The resurrected Christ appeared first to (1) Mary Magdalene  (2) Peter  (3) John. Ref. __________

06.20 (c) When Peter and John looked in the tomb they saw (1) Jesus (2)His grave clothes (3) nothing.
               Ref. _________________________

06.20 (d) Jesus said, "As my Father hath sent me, even so (1) send I the angels (2) send I the prophets (3) send I you."

06.20 (e) Thomas said unto Him, (1) My friend and teacher (2) My ideal and my example (3) My Lord and My God. 
               Ref. __________________________

06.20 (f) When the disciples saw the Lord, they were (1) unbelieving (2) puzzled (3) glad. Ref. ___________

06.20 (g) Jesus did (1) a few (2) some (3) many other signs in the presence of His disciples which are not written
               in the Gospel of John. Ref. ___________

06.20 (h) "But these are written that ye might (1) believe (2) hope (3)wish that Jesus is the Christ, the (4) good teacher
               (5) loving friend (6) Son of God, and that believing ye might have (7) health (8) wealth (9) life, through His name."
               Ref. __________________________

Read John Chapter 21:1-25

06.21 (a) Before the miracle of the great draught of fishes in John 21:6, did the disciples who had gone fishing recognize
Jesus as he stood on the shore? _________________________________________________________

06.21 (b) Which disciple swam ashore when he knew it was the Lord?
                _____________________________________________ Ref. ___________

06.21 (c) Who said, "Come and dine?" __________________ Ref. ___________

06.21 (d) In John Chapter 18, Peter had denied Christ three times. How many times in John Chapter 21 does Jesus
               ask Peter the question, "Lovest thou me?"______________ Ref. ____________

06.21 (e) Are all of the teachings and deeds of Jesus recorded in this Gospel?_________ Ref. ________

Now, wasn't that a great study of the Book of John? Let me encourage you to read at least a chapter a day. If you will read ten chapters a day, you will read through the Bible three times in one year. Psalm 119:105 (Write out the verse).

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