Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.

May 30 – Review and Reflections

on May 29, 2013

May 30 – Review and Reflections

Today’s Bible Reading

2 Samuel 15:23-16:23

John 18:25-19:22

Psalm 119:113-128

Proverbs 16:10-11


Review and Reflections

1. Read 2 Samuel 15:23-37. Why did Zadok and Abiathar carry the ark of God back to Jerusalem?


Why did David instruct Hushai to return to the city?


David’s friend, went into the city. And Absalom came into Jerusalem.



2. Read 2 Samuel 16:1-4. Ziba took two hundred loaves of bread, one hundred clusters of raisins, one hundred summer fruits, and a skin of wine to ____________ and his household.

Why did Mephibosheth stay in Jerusalem?


David said to Ziba, “Here, all that belongs to ______________________ is yours.”



3. Read 2 Samuel 16:5-14.Why did David allow Shimei to curse him?



4. Read 2 Samuel 16:15-33. Who did Absalom ask advice from?


Why do we have to be careful in whom we ask advice?



5. Read John 18:25-27. What did Peter do?



6. Read John 18:28-40. Why didn’t the Jewish leaders go into the Praetorium?


Pilate said, “You take Him and ____________ Him according to your law.”

Pilate asked Jesus…

* Are You the ____________ of the Jews?

* What is ____________?



Who did the people want released instead of Jesus?



7. Read John 19:1-16. Pilate had Jesus scourged. What does that mean?


The soldiers twisted a crown of thorns and put it on Jesus’ head, and they put a purple robe on Him. Why?


Pilate said to the Jewish leaders, “You take Him and crucify Him, for I find no ___________ in Him.”

When questioned by Pilate again Jesus said, “You could have no _______________ at all against Me unless it had been given you from above.”

8, Read John 19:17-22. The Place of a Skull is also know as __________________.

Two other men were __________________ with Jesus.

What did Pilate have written on the cross?


Did the writing anger the Jewish leaders?



9. Read Proverbs 16:10-11.We must be honest in our words and actions. What does honest mean?



Dear Father,

You are my hiding place and my shield. I place all my hope in Your Word, which is worth more than gold. Thank-you for upholding me in a safe place according to Your Word. You , O Lord, are just and righteous. You will never leave me alone or at the mercy of my enemy. You are merciful and full of understanding. Thank-you for teaching me the path I should follow. By the power of the Holy Spirit, help me when I am tempted to do evil, to obey Your commandments. May I not stray from Your statutes.

In Jesus’ name, Amen.


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