The Disciples Called

Reading Assignment:

Matthew 4:18-22; 8:1-4; 9:1-17
Mark 1:16-20; 1:40-2:22
Luke 5:1-39

Leviticus 13:49
Hosea 6:6
Romans 3:23

Did you understand what you read?

  1. Why did Jesus enter a boat? On which lake was the boat?
  2. Did Peter believe Jesus when Jesus told him to lower his net?
  3. What did Jesus mean by saying he would make these men “fishers of men?”
  4. What did the leper want of Jesus? Why did he yell to Jesus instead of coming up to him and asking?
  5. Why did Jesus ask the ex-leper not to tell anyone? (Hint: What happened when the man did tell people?)
  6. What was Levi’s other name? What was his occupation?
  7. Why did the Pharisees become upset at the feast Matthew held in Jesus’ honor?
  8. Who asked a question about fasting? What was Jesus answer?
  9. How did the parable of the clothing, wineskin, and wine relate to the topic of fasting?
  10. Trace Jesus’ travels in this lesson. Mark the places of significant events.


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