Jesus taught the Golden Rule during His Sermon on the Mount: “Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them” (Matthew 7:12). In other words, treat others the way you want to be treated. As you do so, you will strengthen your relationships and be happier.
What did Jesus taught his disciples?
Jesus taught many important things to His disciples on the hillside. He also told people not to swear, to share with people who ask us for things, to serve God and not worry about earthly treasures, and to become perfect like our Father in Heaven.
What are the main teachings of Jesus?
Some of the main themes that Jesus taught, which Christians later embraced, include:
- Love God.
- Love your neighbor as yourself.
- Forgive others who have wronged you.
- Love your enemies.
- Ask God for forgiveness of your sins.
- Jesus is the Messiah and was given the authority to forgive others.
- Repentance of sins is essential.
What was the first thing Jesus told his disciples to do?
He first called for repentance and then called select persons. Unfortunately for Zebedee, he lost his whole fishing crew to Jesus. When Jesus called the first disciples, they didn’t ask, “What are the fringe benefits?” They didn’t say, “Let us think about your calling and we’ll give you our decision tomorrow.”
What can we learn from the disciples?
These lessons include:
- Building Relationships.
- Leading by Example.
- Spirit-Led and Spirit-Empowered Discipleship.
- Equipping Others to Equip Others.
- Group Discipleship.
What did Jesus promise to the disciples?
Jesus promises to send them an advocate, the Holy Spirit to inhabit their hearts and to give them understand and direction in their lives. The Greek word is parakletos and it literally means “to call alongside.” Jesus promises the disciples the Paraclete to walk with them as their teacher and guide.
What did Jesus teach his disciples at the Last Supper?
According to Christian scripture, the practice of taking Communion originated at the Last Supper. Jesus is said to have passed unleavened bread and wine around the table and explained to his Apostles that the bread represented his body and the wine his blood.
What were Jesus instructions to the twelve before sending them out?
and he sent them out to preach the kingdom of God and to heal the sick. He told them: “Take nothing for the journey–no staff, no bag, no bread, no money, no extra tunic.
What did Jesus teach us how do you pray?
Jesus taught, “When you pray, do not be like the hypocrites, for they love to pray standing in the synagogues and on the street corners to be seen by men … but when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your father who is unseen.”
Why did Jesus taught the disciples the Lord’s prayer?
They believe that through Jesus’ death on the cross, sins can be forgiven and the friendship with God restored. Jesus reminds Christians in this prayer that it is also important to forgive those who hurt us.
How many questions did the disciples ask Jesus?
THE DISCIPLES ASKED 25 QUESTIONS
These were some of the most intimate conversations Christ had during his time on earth.