What To Believe About Unbelief - Part 1
Topic: Gospel of John Passage: John 12:37–12:50
As John closed the first major section of his gospel, he not only summarized Jesus' entire public ministry, but he also gave an extended theological explanation for Israel's shocking unbelief to make sure his readers understood why the Jews would not believe and could not believe in Jesus even after witnessing all the powerful things He had done.
1. THE THEOLOGY OF UNBELIEF - IT’S CAUSES (v. 37-43)
2. THE TRAGEDY OF UNBELIEF - IT’S CONSEQUENCES (vv. 44-50)
Thank God for mercifully softening your hard heart and opening your blind eyes so you could receive Jesus Christ as your Lord and Savior. Beg God to be merciful to soften the hard hearts and open the blind eyes of unbelievers you know and love.