Now there was a pharisee, a man named nicodemus who was a member of the jewish ruling council. The book of glory technical extrabiblical resources. It is written by the discipleapostle john around 8595 a. Baptist preacher charles spurgeon said of this chapter that it is the chapter he would choose to read to a dying man who did not know the gospel, as the most suitable one for such an occasion. Clicking on a chapter will show you the text of that chapter of john in the bible king james version. Majestic traditional goldedged tabs by ellie claire misc. He was probably an evangelist see note on ephesians 4. This free coloring page is based on the book of 3 john. There have been occasional doubts raised by those who thought it possible that this was written by another disciple of the lord named john, but all the evidence points to the author as john the beloved disciple who also wrote the. John 3 is the third chapter of the gospel of john in the new testament of the christian bible. This is the disciple who is testifying to these things and wrote these things, and we know that his testimony is true john 21. The holy bible book 64 3 john kjv dramatized audio. John write his third letter to his beloved brother gaius.
We ought therefore to show hospitality to such people so that we may work together for the truth. There have been occasional doubts raised by those who thought it possible that this was written by another disciple of the lord named john, but all the evidence points to the author being. We will add a series index one we have several books online. My doctrine is not of doing, and of leaving undone, but of being and becoming. For no one could perform the signs you are doing if god were not with him. The book of 3 john does not directly name its author. Jesus and nicodemus 3 1 there was a man of the pharisees, named nicodemus, a ruler of the jews. John bible book with full chapters king james version. The recording is dramatized, from the king james bible. There is no clear evidence when the book was written or where it was written from. It was for the sake of the name that they went out, receiving no help from the pagans. He came to jesus at night and said, rabbi, we know that you are a teacher who has come from god. Its one part of our series of illustrations for each individual book of the bible click here to download the print friendly pdf version.
Book of john john chapter 1 john chapter 2 john chapter 3 john chapter 4 john chapter 5 john chapter 6 john chapter 7 john chapter 8. For more insight from the book of john, check out leahs bible study 30 days with john. The third epistle of john, often referred to as third john and written 3 john or iii john, is the thirdtolast book of the new testament and the christian bible as a whole, and attributed to john the evangelist, traditionally thought to be the author of the gospel of john and the other two epistles of john. The holy bible with crossreferences and multiple translations. Weve also uploaded the image in jpeg format the illustration captures the theme from 3 john. The book of 3 rd john is a general epistle apostolic letter. Yet only onethe gospel of johnclaims to be an eyewitness account, the testimony of the unnamed disciple whom jesus loved. The things said about the second letter of john apply here also. Leah lively is a wife and mother of four living in. Historical reliability of the gospels 15 lessons on the historical reliability of the gospels. Early writers such as irenaeus and tertullian say that john wrote this gospel, and all other evidence agrees see introduction to 1 john. The gospel of john has many touches that appear to reflect the recollections of an eyewitness such as the house at bethany being filled with the fragrance of the broken perfume jar see 12.
Watch our overview video on the letters of john, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. John 2 john 3 john 4 jesus and nicodemus 3 1 there was a man of the pharisees, named nicodemus, a ruler of the jews. The tradition from the earliest days of the church has been that the apostle john is the author. This summary of the book of 3 john provides information about the title, author s, date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the book of 3 john. This short letter talk more about how christian must be good to each other. Pray that our leaders hearts are touched by the holy spirit and discover the greatness of god through the sacrifice of his son that saves us all from sin. The wind blows where it wishes and you hear the sound of it, but do not know where it comes from and where it is going. Tom constables expository notes on 3 john this is also available in the net. The gospels, the first four books of the new testament, tell the story of the life of jesus.
If you are teaching about the books of the bible, dont miss all our printable bible coloring pages for kids. If we were asked to read to a dying man who did not know the gospel, we should probably select this chapter as the most suitable one. Dec 11, 2016 watch our overview video on the letters of john, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. This book is the shortest book in the new testament and was written to praise gaius and demetrius for their faithful service. The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him. But we know that when christ appears, we shall be like him, for we. John 3, new international version niv the bible app. In the book of revelation, the paradise which was lost in genesis will be regained. Video series videos about main idea inside bible book liberian english.
John talk more about how it good to show love to people and how we must not follow diotrephes bad example. Video video download options videos about main idea inside bible book share. John calls followers of jesus to share in gods own life and love by. Believers are challenged to look at contrasting themes such as walking in the light instead of darkness, truth versus lies and deception, loving god more than loving the world, and the meaning of true fellowship and community rather than shallowness. The elder, to the beloved gaius, whom i love in truth. Again is the proper translation, as can be seen from john 3. The key personalities in this book are the apostle john, gaius, diotrephes, and demetrius. An introduction to the book of 3 john an argument for the book of 3 john j. The apostle john clearly presented the events recorded in his book as future resolutions to the problems which began as a result of the curse in gen. So we ourselves ought to support such people to welcome and provide for them, in order that we may be fellow workers in the truth. John 3 niv bible now there was a pharisee, a man named.
Baptist preacher charles spurgeon said of this chapter that it is the. John 3 new international version niv jesus teaches nicodemus. Book of 1 john book of 2 john book of 3 john book of john bible search results. John 3 niv jesus teaches nicodemus now there was bible. His focus is upon the effects of the fall in the undoing of creation and the manner in which god rids his. Sold by christian art gifts and ships from amazon fulfillment. This is the holy book of 3 john, known as the third epistle of john. For no one could perform the signs you are doing if go.
Traditional history makes gaius the one who wrote down the gospel of john, and identifies him as the gaius of corinth romans 16. Perhaps john the baptists further testimony was transposed here to give meaning to water in jn 3. Book of john john chapter 1 john chapter 2 john chapter 3 john chapter 4 john chapter 5 john chapter 6 john chapter 7 john chapter 8 john chapter 9 john chapter 10 john chapter 11 john chapter 12 john chapter john chapter 14. The wind bloweth where it listeth, and thou hearest the sound thereof, but canst not tell whence it cometh, and whither it goeth. Reflections video books of the bible understanding the bible. In the first verses of both 2 john and 3 john the author identifies himself as the elder. It is the third in a series of 3 epistles that bear the apostle johns name. John, chapter 3 king james version christian answers webbible. In addition to this one, john wrote two other new testament letters, a gospel, and possibly the prophetic book of revelation he was a leader in the early church, and he probably wrote his documents after most of the other new testament books were already written.413 1430 1429 528 577 19 1585 193 450 1449 1359 918 949 160 1129 1584 368 219 875 910 1617 113 982 1465 1363 1550 501 1505 1587 747 1521 26 1007 466 1045 5 431 357 498 476 1110 1448 746 1092 489 644