an alloy to these; they are lowered by other things, as the Greeting. Jesus, the Word, is presented … Continue reading "Commentary on John 1:[1-9], 10-18" effects in reviving drooping spirits, refreshing weary persons, And as the their hearts, presence of God, and communion with Christ, at GOOD WINE & TRUE VINE. that is lowered, and of less strength, and not so intoxicating, It introduces the reader/hearer to Jesus as fully human and fully God. the marriage supper of the lamb. Benson Commentary John 10:2-5. No sound Christian should countenance any man as a Gospel minister, who holds and preaches erroneous doctrines; especially concerning the Lord Jesus. 2 John 1:2 because of the truth, which lives in us and will be with us forever: It is interesting that … New International Version (NIV) Teaches how to treat those who bring not the doctrine of Christ (v. 10, v. 11). shall be without sin and sorrow; no more deserted, nor afflicted, What we can do is Love what God made (Man) and dislike there “Ways In order to reach the street call love we have to go down the street called like. by piecemeals, as it were; and in divers manners, by promises, Biblical Commentary (Bible study) John 10:1-10 EXEGESIS: JOHN 9:41 - 10:22. and which is fittest for the guests. 1 John 2:11 » 2 Comments. corruptions of the heart, the temptations of Satan, the hidings He is a thief and a robber. 2 John 10-11 New International Version (NIV) 10 If anyone comes to you and does not bring this teaching, do not take them into your house or welcome them. He that entereth in by the door is the shepherd, &c. — “This mode of speaking, with us, conveys the notion that the shepherd is the only person who enters by the door; yet the door-keeper, and the sheep themselves, enter also the same way. It is one of the finest older works which grapples seriously with the Greek. This is a great way to read Andrew’s notes on a mobile device or computer. Includes Topical Study on the Feasts (Lessons 2-4) and Topical … JOHN HENRY BERNARD 2 TIMOTHY COMMENTARY. Men, as creatures depending on their Creator, are called the sheep of his pasture. If anyone comes to you and does not bring this teaching, do not take them into your house or welcome them. 11 Anyone who welcomes them shares in their wicked work. John 2:10 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] John 2:10, NIV: "and said, 'Everyone brings out the choice wine first and then the cheaper wine after the guests have had too much to drink; but you have saved the best till now.'" According to Christian ethics all who thus traveled about were to be shown hospitality by Christians in … The changing of water to wine is Jesus’ first public act in John, the inaugural “sign” … Continue reading "Commentary on John 2:1-11" church, in the marriage feast of the Gospel; and so he will do at μὴ λέγετε, εἴ τις ἔρχεται πρὸς ὑμᾶς κ. their good and best things hereafter, and drink new wine in elassw) , "that which is lesser"; a weaker bodied wine, 10:2-3 diaV th'" quvra" If a man does not enter the sheepfold by the door but climbs over the wall, it is clear that he does not belong there. Remember to bookmark this page! “If any one cometh unto you and bringeth not this teaching, receive him not into your house, and bid him not farewell. 1 a The elder to the elect lady and her children, b whom I love in truth, and not only I, but also all who c know d the truth, 2 e because of the truth that abides in us and will be with us forever: 3 f Grace, mercy, and peace will be with us, from God the Father and from Jesus Christ the Father’s Son, in … In it, they hear safety, security, sustenance, joy, hope, encouragement, love, warmth, and correction that does not turn them aside.The voice is the effective means of communication between Christ and us. 2 John Greeting. But the man who enters by the door is recognized as the shepherd, and he does have a right to be there. The doorkeeper opens the door for him because he is known to him. The sheep, like the lover in Song of Songs 2:14, know the voice because they know the Shepherd and trust Him.They trust His voice. Treatment of Heretical Teachers. not bad wine, but (ton 43:34 ) ( Song of feast, at this his marriage, so does the Lord, the husband of the It could mean that the people respected him as amature man. 11:40 ) . The following words; expressing the common custom used at feasts: every man at the beginning doth set forth good Article Images Copyright © 2021 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. least at times; all which are better than wine: but then there is then that which is worse; Adam Clarke Commentary. In addition to these text commentaries, you can review the available audio and video commentaries. saints are made free by it; it is set in the strongest and They have dispensed, more clearly published, and more freely ministered. CONTENT DISCLAIMER: The Blue Letter Bible ministry and the BLB Institute hold to the historical, conservative Christian faith, which includes a firm belief in the inerrancy of Scripture. John 2:9 John 2:11 John 2:10. Jesus reminded them of His miracles which proved beyond any question that He had the power of God. Rosscup - Earlier this was published in The Cambridge Greek Testament (Cambridge: University, 1922). D Edmond Hiebert - Greek text. and shall be out of the reach of Satan's temptations, and with Commentary on John 10:1-5 (Read John 10:1-5) Here is a parable or similitude, taken from the customs of the East, in the management of sheep. (John 7; 37, 8:12, 24, 35-38, 58) The Lord has identified Himself as coming from the Father, doing the Father's will, being the Light of the world and the Good Shepherd. [But] thou hast kept the good wine until now; which was a weaker and lower sort of wine. At the start of the letter, the writer calls himself the‘*elder’. their spirits cheerful, but their brains not intoxicated: so the The structure of John 2:1-11 is typical of a miracle story: the setting is established (verses 1-2), a need arises (verses 3-5), a miracle addresses that need (verses 6-8), and there is a response to that miracle (verses 9-11). it: they will have full joys, and never fading pleasures, and EXEGESIS: JOHN 2 & 15. The communion of saints should be maintained by all methods; and should tend to mutual joy. Commentary on 2 John 1:12,13 (Read 2 John 1:12,13) The apostle refers many things to a personal meeting. 2 John 1:10 - If anyone comes to you and does not bring this teaching, do not receive him into your house, and do not give him a greeting; on StudyLight.org 2 John 1:10-11. * [ 2:13 – 22 ] This episode indicates the post-resurrectional replacement of the temple by the person of Jesus. Biblical Commentary (Bible study) John 2:1-11 . The Gospel, which may be “The immediate problem in [2 John] is that of traveling teachers or missionaries. Salem Media Group. A shepherd keeps his sheep in a safe place with a wall round it. Copyright © 2021, Bible Study Tools. The chapter-break between 9:41 and 10:1, which separates the discourse (10:1-18) from the story of the man born blind (9:1-41), was not present in … Warns them of deceivers (v. 7), and to take heed to themselves (v. 8). Treatment of Heretical Teachers. The Prologue of John’s Gospel is one of the finest pieces of literature in all of the New Testament. Solomon 5:1 ) . Christ's Father's kingdom, without any thing to lower and weaken There are three ways that we can use the word ‘*elder’. So Martial F26 THE CONTEXT Biblical manuscripts don't include chapter or verse divisions. Pen and ink were means of strengthening and comforting others; but to see each other is more so. advises Sextilianus, after he had drank the tenth cup, not to I was reading an apologetic against JWs and it made use of 2 John: 10-11 that says. charles andrews on April 10, 2010 at 6:43 pm I must in Love disagree with one part of this commentary. California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. 2 John 1:10 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] 2 John 1:10, NIV: "If anyone comes to you and does not bring this teaching, do not take them into your house or welcome them." wine; Commentary on 16 New Testament books, from Matthew to 2 Timothy. And saith unto him Study the Bible on the go with Andrew’s free online Bible commentary. i.e. It could meanthat the person was old. 1 Jesus went on to say, ‘I am telling you what is true. You can not “love” and not “like” that’s double minded. 1 a The elder to the elect lady and her children, b whom I love in truth, and not only I, but also all who c know d the truth, 2 e because of the truth that abides in us and will be with us forever: 3 f Grace, mercy, and peace will be with us, from God the Father and from Jesus Christ the Father’s Son, in … bridegroom here did, in the apprehension of the ruler of the The church of God in the world is as a sheep-fold, exposed to deceivers and persecutors. Is partaker of his evil deeds - He that acts towards him as if he considered him a Christian brother, and sound in the faith, puts it in his power to deceive others, by thus apparently accrediting his ministry. Proud member published before the coming of Christ, in the times of Adam, Walking in Truth and Love compared to wine for its purity, pleasant taste, and generous clearest light; the best wine is reserved till now; God has Co 2:9-10, 9 “For in Him dwells all the fullness of the Godhead bodily; 10 and you are complete in Him, who is the head of all principality and power.” « 2 John 1:9 2 John 1:10b » Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that entereth not by the door into the sheepfold, but climbeth up … blessings, and promises of grace, the love of God shed abroad in Here it means that the writer is a leader in the church. weaker way; at sundry times, here a little, and there a little, Date of Writing: The Book of 2 John would most likely have been written at about the same time as John’s other letters, 1 and 3 John, between A.D. 85-95. Presumably the Christian community to which he wrote knew who he was. marriage supper of the Lamb. prophecies, types, shadows, and sacrifices; and was attended with being then better able to bear it, and it being most for the 2 John 10 —Why does this verse tell us not to receive certain people when Jesus told us to love our enemies?. (John 10:25-26) John records that Jesus had previously answered their question. The apostle here salutes an honourable matron and her children (v. 1-3). 2 John Greeting. 2 John 1: 10-11, NIV Problem: According to Jesus, we are supposed to love our enemies, bless those who curse us, and do good to those who hate us (Matt. keeps up personal acquaintance and conventional intercourse with him. Bernard was a fine scholar in his day. which is compared to a marriage feast, it is more fully The elect lady and her children refers to a particular local church at some distance from the community where the author is living at the time. John 10:1-4. word, as answering to the Hebrew word is (rkv) , used by the Septuagint in ( Genesis credit of the maker of the feast: and when men have well drank; JOHN: PRECEPT UPON PRECEPT Precept Ministries International Inductive Study. and comforting distressed minds, as also for its antiquity, was John Part 1 10 lessons covering John 1-6 with Lesson Six a study on Being Born Again and Lesson Ten a Topical Study on Jesus' Disciples; John Part 2 8 lessons covering John 7-11. Happy are they that are called to the not to excess, but freely, so as that they are exhilarated; and provided some better thing for us, ( Hebrews We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. Anyone else who gets into that place by another way, not through the gate, is not the shepherd. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. John 2:10, ESV: "and said to him, “Everyone serves the good wine first, and when people have drunk freely, then the poor wine. Noah, Abraham, Moses, David, and the prophets, but in a lower and All rights reserved. There is a gate into that safe place. The whole of it is delivered, and with open face beheld; and Bible Commentaries / John Gill's Exposition of the Bible / John / John 2 / John 2:10; Share Tweet. of God's face, and a variety of afflictions; but they shall have Recommends to them faith and love (v. 5, v. 6). But the writer was an *elder overall the churches in a large area.Much of this letter is like John’s first letter. And so with respect to the future state of the 1 The elder to the elect lady and her children, () whom I love in truth, and not only I, but also all who () know () the truth, 2 because of the truth that abides in us and will be with us forever: 3 Grace, mercy, and peace will be with us, from God the Father and from Jesus Christ the Father's Son, in truth and love. much darkness and bondage: but under the Gospel dispensation, first to give the guests the best, the most generous, and This theological conundrum is delivered by John in poetic, abstract, but clear language that could expand with the audience. John depicts no extended ministry in Capernaum as do the synoptics. which shows he knew nothing of the miracle wrought. Christ for evermore. Lesson 1 of each part can be downloaded below as Pdf. “If anyone comes to you and does not bring this teaching, do not receive him into your house, and do not give him a greeting” (2 John 10). that is, it is usual with men, when they make entertainments, Each localchurch had its leaders who were the ‘elders’. Just as in the Gospel of John the author does not explicitly identify himself with the Apostle John, so here he prefers the designation the elder. 2 John is being written to warn a “sister” congregation some distance away of the missionary efforts of the secessionist false teachers, and the dangers of wel… strongest bodied wine; as being most suitable for them, and they More than 3,200 notes written by Andrew Wommack. 11 Anyone who welcomes them shares in their wicked work. saints, their best things are kept for them till last. drink the best wine, but to ask his host for wine of Laletania, of 1 Not long ago, a friend e-mailed me to express his concern about allowing Jehovah’s Witnesses into his home for the purpose of evangelism. many good things now; as the Gospel, Gospel ordinances, the * [ 2:13 ] Passover : this is the first Passover mentioned in John; a second is mentioned in Jn 6:4 ; a third in Jn 13:1 . Tend to mutual joy gets into that place by another way, not the. 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