January: The Gospels

Bible Reading 2020

January questions, answers, discussion

  1. Matthew 5:41 – Do you think this is where the phrase “go the extra mile” originated?
  2. Is there significance in Matthew 14 and Matthew 15 with the 12 basketfuls of leftovers and the 7 basketfuls of leftovers in the feeding of the 5000 and 4000?
  3. In Matthew 21:1-9 and Mark 11:1-10, Jesus rode an unridden donkey colt into Jerusalem, in the company of its dam (the colt’s mother).  Why the two?