Oct 21st: Matt 17; Mark 9


Matthew 17

  1. Who went with Jesus to the high mountain? Who did they see speaking to Jesus? Who spoke to them from heaven? What did this vision symbolize?
  2. How is John the Elijah who was to come before the day of Jesus?
  3. Why could the disciples not heal the epileptic boy?
  4. Why should Jesus not have to pay the temple tax? Where did Peter find money to pay the tax? What does this show that God will do for the saints?

Mark 9

  1. Why would some not taste death until they see the kingdom of God?
  2. Which disciples were with Jesus when He was transfigured on the mountain? Who spoke to them while on the mountain? What did this vision symbolize?
  3. How has Elijah already come? How has he restored all things?
  4. Why could the disciples not heal the epileptic boy?
  5. What does it mean to put you first?
  6. How do you become first in God's eyes?
  7. Why is it better to be maimed than to live in sin?
  8. What is the fire that we are seasoned with? How does our salt lose its flavor?