Table of Contents
- 1 What did Mary say when she saw Jesus?
- 2 What did Nicodemus say to Jesus?
- 3 What is the beginning of the story of life of Jesus Christ?
- 4 What did John say when he first saw Jesus?
- 5 What’s the story of Nicodemus?
- 6 What was Peter’s name before?
- 7 When he saw Jesus passing by he said look the Lamb of God?
- 8 What happened to Nicodemus after his encounter with Jesus?
- 9 What is the significance of Nicodemus?
- 10 Who stands at the gates of heaven?
What did Mary say when she saw Jesus?
Jesus said to her, “Do not cling to me, because I have not yet ascended to…my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.” So Mary of Magdala went and told the disciples that she had seen the Lord and that he had said these things to her.
What did Nicodemus say to Jesus?
“How can a man be born when he is old?” Nicodemus asked. “Surely he cannot enter a second time into his mother’s womb to be born!” Jesus answered, “I tell you the truth, no one can enter the kingdom of God unless he is born of water and the Spirit.
What is the beginning of the story of life of Jesus Christ?
In the gospels, the ministry of Jesus begins with his baptism in the countryside of Roman Judea and Transjordan, near the river Jordan, and ends in Jerusalem, following the Last Supper with his disciples. The Gospel of Luke (3:23) states that Jesus was “about 30 years of age” at the start of his ministry.
What did John say when he first saw Jesus?
The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, “Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world! When he saw Jesus passing by, he said, “Look, the Lamb of God!”
What’s the story of Nicodemus?
Nicodemus first appears in the Bible in John 3, when he sought out Jesus by night. That evening Nicodemus learned from Jesus that he must be born again, and he was. Then, about six months before the crucifixion, the Chief Priests and Pharisees attempted to have Jesus arrested for deception.
What was Peter’s name before?
St. Peter the Apostle, original name Simeon or Simon, (died 64 ce, Rome [Italy]), disciple of Jesus Christ, recognized in the early Christian church as the leader of the 12 disciples and by the Roman Catholic Church as the first of its unbroken succession of popes.
When he saw Jesus passing by he said look the Lamb of God?
In the King James Version of the Bible the text reads: And looking upon Jesus as he walked, he saith, Behold the Lamb of God! The New International Version translates the passage as: When he saw Jesus passing by, he said, “Look, the Lamb of God!”
What happened to Nicodemus after his encounter with Jesus?
The Jews then stripped him of his office, beat him, and drove him from Jerusalem and his kinsmen Gamaliel received and sheltered him in his country house till death and finally gave him an honorable burial near the body of St. Stephen.
What is the significance of Nicodemus?
In the Eastern Orthodox and Catholic churches, Nicodemus is a saint. Some modern Christians continue to call him a hero for defending Jesus before the Sanhedrin and helping give him a proper burial. But others Christians call him a coward who kept his faith concealed.
Who stands at the gates of heaven?
The gates of heaven are said to be guarded by Saint Peter, one of the founders of the Christian Church. The playground is named the Pearly Gates, because of its location on St. Peter’s Avenue. Nearly all of the information known about Saint Peter’s life is recorded in the Christian Bible’s New Testament.