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John 18:34 Jesus answered, “Do you ask this on your own, or did others tell you about me?”
In this verse from the Gospel of John, Jesus asks the question of Pilate. The passage reminds us of the importance of remaining faithful, even in the face of direct challenges. We must always be prepared to have Jesus ask deep questions of us. When we know who Jesus is, we must be ready to answer further questions about our commitment and service to Jesus and the world.
MOVING FORWARD: What questions do we have for Jesus? What questions do we have about the spiritual path to God? What are the questions of faith with which we struggle?
Ps 26, 28 * 36, 39 | Proverbs 30:1-4,24-33 | Philippians 3:1-11 | John 18:28-38