The Hostility of the Pharisees and Saducees

Reading Assignment:

Matthew 16:1-12
Mark 8:10-26

Jeremiah 5:21

Did you understand what you read?

  1. What did the Pharisees and Sadducees want from Jesus? Why did they want one?
  2. What was the only thing going to be given to them?
  3. Why were the disciples confused about Jesus' warning concerning the Pharisees and the Sadducees?
  4. Why did Jesus remind the disciples about the feeding of the 5000 and 4000?
  5. What was different about the healing of the blind man in Bethsaida?
  6. Trace Jesus’ travels in this lesson. Mark the places of significant events.

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