Study John 6

Church of Christ site GahannaJeffersonChurchOfChrist.org links to an online bible

New Site at TheGJCOC.com!

Back Up Next

Home   Salvation   Our Mission   Sermon Central   Guest Book   Search This Site   Contact Us

 

Study John 6 at HTMLBible.com or review John at audiobible.com.

 

bullet

Outline

bullet

Questions

bullet

Answers

 

John 6 Outline

(top)

 

I. JESUS FEEDING THE 5000 (vv.1-15)

 

Location:

Over the sea of Galilee or Tiberias (v.1)

 

Event:

He went up into a mountain followed by a multitude (vv.2,3)

 

Present:

Jesus, disciples, multitude (vv.1,2,3)

 

Time:

Passover was nigh (v.4)

 

Reason:

The multitude followed because they saw His miracles which he did on them that were diseased. (v.2)

 

Event:

Jesus asked Phillip "Whence shall we buy bread, that these may eat?" (v.5)

 

Reason:

"To prove Him: for He himself knew what He would do." (v.6)

 

Time:

When Jesus lifted up His eyes and saw a great company. (v.5)

 

Reaction:

Phillip said, "Two hundred pennyworth of bread is not sufficient for them, that every one of them may take a little." (v.7)

Andrew, (Simon Peter's brother) said a lad had five barley loaves and two small fishes (vv.8,9)
Jesus told them to make the about 5,000 men sit down in the much grass. (v.10)
Jesus took the loaves and fishes and gave thanks then distributed them to the disciples and the disciples distributed them to the men who had been seated. (v.11)
When they were filled Jesus told his disciples to gather up the fragments that nothing be left. (v.12)
They gathered 12 baskets of fragments of five barley loaves. (v.13)

 

Result:

The men who saw the miracle said, "This is of a truth that prophet that should come into the world." (v.14)
Jesus perceived they would make Him a king by force He departed into a mountain alone (v.15)

 

II. JESUS WALKING ON THE WATER (vv.16-21)


Event:

His disciples went down to the sea and entered into a ship and went toward Capernaum when the seas arose by reason of a great wind.  (vv.16-18)

 

Time:

When even was come and it was dark.  (v.16,17)

 

Location:

25 or 30 furlongs in to the sea. (v.19)

 

Event:

They saw Jesus walking on the sea, and drawing nigh to the ship.  (v.19)

 

Reaction:

The disciples were afraid but Jesus said, "It is I; be not afraid."  (v.20)

 

Result:

They received Him into the ship and they were immediately at land. (v.20)

 

III. JESUS AS THE BREAD OF LIFE (v.22-71)


Discussion between Jesus and the multitude. (vv.22-40)

 

Event:

The people were looking for Jesus. (v.22)

 

Time:

The day following Jesus feeding the 5000. (v.22)

 

Problem:

There was no boat and Jesus did not go with His disciples. (v.22)

There were other boats nigh. (v.23)
They took shipping and came to Capernaum. (v.24)

 

Question:

They asked, "Rabbi, when camest thou hither?" (v.25)

 

Answer:

Jesus said, "... Ye seek me, not because ye saw the miracles, but because ye did eat of the loaves and were filled." (v.26)
He said, "Labor not for the meat which perisheth, but for that meat which endureth unto everlasting life." (v.27)
This meat comes from the Son of man whom the Father had sealed (v.27)

 

Question:

The people asked, "What shall we do, that we might work the works of God?" (v.28)

 

Answer:

"This is the work of God, that ye believe on Him whom He hath sent." (v.29)

 

Challenge:

"What sign shewest thou? What doest thou work?" Our father ate Manna in the desert. (vv.30,31)

 

Answer:

Moses gave not bread from Heaven but the Father gives true bread. (v.32)

True bread cometh down from Heaven. (v.33)

True bread gives life. (v.33)

 

Response:

They said give us this bread. (v.34)

 

Answer:

Jesus said, "I am the bread of life". (v.35)

Come to Him and never hunger. (v.35)
Believe on Him and never thirst. (v.35)
Ye also have seen me and believe not. (v.36)
All the Father gives me come and I will never cast out. (v.37)
Jesus came from Heaven to do the will of the one who sent him. (v.38)
Father's will 
    -all that He gives me I shall lose nothing. (v.39)
    -everyone who seeth the Son and believeth may have everlasting life and be raised at the last day. (v.40)

Dissatisfaction of the Jews. (vv.41-5135)

 

Event:

Jews murmured at Him. (v.41)

 

Reason:

He said, "I am the bread which came down from heaven". (v.41)

They thought He was the son of Joseph and they knew his parents. (v.42)

 

Answer:

"Murmur not among yourselves". (v.43)

No one can come except the Father draw him. (v.44)
Those drawn will be raised at the last day. (v.44)
Those taught of God who hear and learn come unto Him. (v.45)
Only the one come from God has seen the Father. (v.46)
Believe on Him and have everlasting life. (v.47)
Jesus said "I am the bread of life". (v.48)
Eat manna = die, eat bread from heaven=not die. (vv.49,50)
Jesus said He is the living bread. (v.51)
Eat this bread and live for ever. (v.51)
The bread is His flesh which He gives for the life of the world. (v.51)

Dissension among the Jews . (vv.52-59)

 

Event:

The Jews strove among themselves. (v.52)
How could He give His flesh to eat? (v.52)

 

Answer:

Except ye eat the flesh of the Son of man and drink the blood ye have no life in you. (v.53)

If ye eat the flesh and drink the blood 
    -have eternal life. (v.54)
    -will be raised at the last day. (v.54)
    -dwell in Him. (v.56)
    -He dwells in you. (v.56)
    -live by Him. (v.57)

 

Location:

The synagogue in Capernaum. (v.59)

Defection of the disciples. (vv.60-66)

 

Event:

The disciples said, "This is a hard saying: who can hear it?". (v.60)

 

Answer:

Jesus said, "Does this offend you?". (v.61)

"What and if ye see the son of man ascend". (v.62)
Spirit quickeneth and flesh profiteth nothing. (v.63)
His words are spirit and life. (v.63)
There were some who believe not. (v.64)
He knew from the beginning who would not believe and who would betray Him. (v.65)
Many went back and walked with Him no more. (v.66)

Devotion of the twelve. (vv.67-71)

 

Event:

"Will ye also go away?"

 

Answer:

Peter's reply
    -to whom shall we go? (v.68)
    -you have the words of life. (v.68)
    -we believe thou art that Christ, the Son of the living God. (v.69)

 

Exception:

One of the twelve Jesus had chosen was a devil. (v.70)
Judas Iscariot. (v.71)
The one of the twelve who would betray Jesus. (v.71)

 

 

John 6 Questions

(top)


Q1. (A) Where did Jesus feed the 5000? (vv.1,3)


Q2. (A) What was the time of this event? (v.4)


Q3. (A) Who did Jesus ask about the food? (v.5)


Q4. (A) Who found the lad with the food? (v.8)


Q5. (A) How much food did he have? (v.9)


Q6. (A) How many men were there? (v.10)


Q7. (A) What were the disciples to do with the fragments and why? (v.12)


Q8. (A) How much was left over? (v.13)


Q9. (A) Why did He go into the mountain alone? (v.15)


Q10. (A) How far from shore were they when Jesus walked to the boat? (v.19)


Q11. (A) Where did the people go looking for Jesus? (v.24)


Q12. (A) What were they to labor for? (v.27)


Q13. (A) What does Jesus describe as a work of God? (v.29)


Q14. (A) What did Jesus say the father gave them? (v.32)


Q15. (A) How did Jesus describe Himself? (v.35)


Q16. (A) Why did Jesus say He came down from heaven? (v.38)


Q17. (A) What two reasons did the Jews have for murmuring against Jesus? (vv.41,42)


Q18. (A) What requirement did Jesus give before we can come unto Him? (v.44)


Q19. (A) What did Jesus say happened to those who ate of the manna? (v.49)


Q20. (A) What two things did Jesus say were necessary to have life in us? (v.53)


Q21. (A) How did the disciples react to this teaching? (v.60)


Q22. (A) How did Jesus describe His words? (v.63)


Q23. (A) What question did Jesus ask the twelve? (v.67)


Q24. (A) How does Jesus describe one of the twelve? (v.70)


Q25. (A) Who betrayed Jesus? (v.71)

 

 

John 6 Answers

(top)


A1. (Q)  Where did Jesus feed the 5000? (vv.1,3)
On the mountain

Over the sea of Galillee

Both A & B

 


A2. (Q)  What was the time of this event? (v.4)
Passover

Summer

It does not tell us



A3. (Q) Who did Jesus ask about the food? (v.5)
Peter

Andrew

Philip



A4. (Q) Who found the lad with the food? (v.8)
Peter

Andrew

Philip



A5. (Q) How much food did he have? (v.9)
5 loaves and 3 fishes

3 loaves and 3 fishes

5 loaves and 2 fishes



A6. (Q) How many men were there? (v.10)
5000

About 5000

About 6000



A7. (Q) What were the disciples to do with the fragments and why? (v.12)
Throw them away

Use them for lunch

Gather them up



A8. (Q) How much was left over? (v.13)
10 baskets

11 baskets

12 baskets



A9. (Q) Why did He go into the mountain alone? (v.15)
They wanted to make Him king

He wanted to be alone

He wanted to pray



A10. (Q) How far from shore were they when Jesus walked to the boat? (v.19)
25 or 35 furlongs

30 or 35 furlongs

25 or 30 furlongs



A11. (Q) Where did the people go looking for Jesus? (v.24)
Bethesda

Cain

Capernaum



A12. (Q) What were they to labor for? (v.27)
The meat that perish

The meat that endures

Money



A13. (Q) What does Jesus describe as a work of God? (v.29)
That ye be Saved

That ye have Faith

That ye Believe



A14. (Q) What did Jesus say the father gave them? (v.32)
Son of God

Bread from heaven

True bread from heaven



A15. (Q) How did Jesus describe Himself? (v.35)
I am the living water

I am the bread from heaven

I am the bread of life



A16. (Q) Why did Jesus say He came down from heaven? (v.38)
To seek and save the lost

To do righteousness

To do the will of him that sent me



A17. (Q) What two reasons did the Jews have for murmuring against Jesus? (vv.41,42)
What Jesus said and Who his parents were

Who his parents were and where he lived

What Jesus said and where he lived



A18. (Q) What requirement did Jesus give before we can come unto Him? (v.44)
The Father draw us

The father call us

The father teach us



A19. (Q) What did Jesus say happened to those who ate of the manna? (v.49)
They went into the promised land

They were never hungry

They died



A20. (Q) What two things did Jesus say were necessary to have life in us? (v.53)
Eat his flesh and give

Drink his blood and give

Eat his flesh and drink his blood



A21. (Q) How did the disciples react to this teaching? (v.60)
This is wonderful

This is a easy saying

This is a hard saying



A22. (Q) How did Jesus describe His words? (v.63)
They are true and life

They are spirit and life

They are Spirit and truth



A23. (Q) What question did Jesus ask the twelve? (v.67)
Who do ye say I am?

Where will ye go?

Will ye also go away?



A24. (Q) How does Jesus describe one of the twelve? (v.70)
A solider

A Saint

A devil



A25. (Q) Who betrayed Jesus? (v.71)
Judas the son of Simon

Judas Iscariot

Both A & B

New Site at GJCOC.us!

P.O. Box 307408, Gahanna, Ohio 43230 Meeting at 7816 Havens Road, Blacklick, Ohio

Copyright Gahanna-Jefferson Church of Christ, Some Rights Reserved

10/05/2012