145: Saved by Faith and Faithfulness (New Testament Lesson 19)

“Thy Faith Hath Saved Thee”

 

Class Member Reading: Luke 18:1-8, 35-43; 19:1-10; John 11

Additional Reading: Mark 10:46–52Luke 11:5–13; Bible Dictionary, “Faith,” 669–70.

Scripture Chain: Matthew 8:5–10, 13; Mark 10:46–52; 2 Timothy 4:7; Ether 3:3–13

 

This episode explores the interplay of faith and faithfulness (the two aspects of the Greek word for faith, πίστις) and how hope, diligence and gratitude relate to faith.

 

You can access the Annotated Reading here (or PDF).

You can access the Lesson Notes here (or PDF)

Mormon Women Project Lesson 19

Thanks to Marshall McDonald for the bumper music.

One Response to “145: Saved by Faith and Faithfulness (New Testament Lesson 19)”

  1. Sam Says:

    Jared, outstanding job as always!
    Jesus says to Zacheus, “Today salvation has come to this house, because he too is a son of Abraham. 10For the Son of Man came to seek out and to save the lost.” Jesus generally seems to prejudge the rich, such as in the edict discussed in one of the last lessons about it being easier to fit a camel through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to get into heaven. Is this the only recorded example of Jesus speaking kindly of a rich person or perhaps suggesting that this rich person can be saved?

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