8. In what language did Christ briefly describe the experiences of His people previous to these calamities?


"Then shall they deliver you up to be afflicted, and shall kill you: and you shall be hated of all nations f or
My name's sake. And then shall many be offended, and shall betray one another, and shall hate one
another. And many false prophets shall rise, and shall deceive many. And because iniquity shall abound,
the love of many shall wax cold!' Verses 9-12.

What change is wrought by beholding Jesus?
In what prophecy was the work of reconciliation foretold?
How does the death of Christ bear testimony to this?
What, therefore, did God say He would make?
How important is it that we know God?
Upon whom was the name Israel first bestowed?
To what Old Testament promise did Peter evidently refer?

Questions & Answers are from the book Bible Readings for the Home Circle