An Epileptic Healed and Paying Taxes

Reading Assignment:

Matthew 17:14-27
Mark 9:14-32
Luke 9:37-45

Exodus 30:11-15

Did you understand what you read?

  1. What complaint did the father of an epileptic son bring against the disciples?
  2. Why weren’t the disciples able to cast out the demon?
  3. Why didn’t the disciples understand when Jesus warned them that he would soon be betrayed?
  4. Why did Peter say that Jesus pays the Temple tax?
  5. Did Jesus owe the Temple tax? Why?
  6. Where was money found for the tax? Why was it paid in this manner?
  7. Trace Jesus’ travels in this lesson. Mark the places of significant events.

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