The Seventy Sent: The Gospel Accounts: A Chronological Harmony

The Seventy Sent

Reading Assignment:

Matthew 11:20-30
Luke 10:1-24


Did you understand what you read?

  1. What was the purpose of sending out seventy disciples?
  2. What were they not to carry with them?
  3. Why should they accept the hospitality of those they stay with? Were they accepting charity?
  4. What were they to do for the people of the city? What message were they to bring?
  5. If a city rejects them, what message where they to leave?
  6. What was wrong with the cities of Chorazin, Bethsaida, and Capernaum?
  7. How did this mission go?
  8. Who understood what was happening? Who did not understand?
  9. How were the disciples privileged above the great people of the past?