F. F. Bruce examines seventy of the hard sayings of Jesus to clear away the cultural and historical difficulties which keep us from grappling with. Like his original hearers many people today find Jesus’ sayings hard. Some sayings are hard because they are difficult to understand, others because the. The Hard Sayings of Jesus. Front Cover. F. F. Bruce. Hodder & Stoughton, – Jesus Christ – Teachings – Expositions – pages.

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Hard Sayings of Jesus

Jesus often used spiritual allegory, parables, and symbolic illustrations to help teach certain truths to His disciples. InterVarsity PressAug 14, – Religion – pages. Goodreads helps you keep track of hagd you want to read. This book of his made a big difference and helped understand things that no other book was able toresolve. Furthermore, I will be conducting Bible studies to new believers and will help disciple them into mature and faithful followers satings Jesus Christ.

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Whether you are new to the faith or sahings been a Christian your whole life, Hard Sayings of Jesus will clear up the confusion around difficult or controversial statements that Jesus made during his earthly mission.


Like his original hearers many people today find Jesus’ sayings hard. Many of those who listened to Jesus during His earthly ministry and those who read His words in the Gospels today find many of His teachings hard to understand and difficult to live by.

Virginia rated it really liked it Jul 30, Discussions for Curious Christians. Amazon Renewed Refurbished ahrd with a warranty. Tamara C Jones rated it it was amazing Jan 06, Bruce reviews seventy “hard sayings” of Jesus from the gospels, and, as such, can only afford to give each passage one or two pages.

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Hard Sayings of Jesus by F.F. Bruce

Get to Know Us. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: This book is no exception; however, what it encompasses in breadth it lacks in depth. Bruce—with a gift for succinctly explaining historical context and rhetorical technique—gives us an invaluable and detailed map through what has, with relative suddenness, become difficult territory for the modern reader.

The Hard Sayings of Jesus. What did Jesus mean when He said, “unless you eat the flesh of the Son of man and drink his blood, you have no life in you” Jn 6: Medias this blog was made to help people to easily download or read PDF files. He seeks to take many of the sayings of Jesus which are iesus difficult to understand, and he seeks to give meaning to them.


The Gospel of Thomas for Awakening: Hard Sayings of Jesus F. About the Author F. Bruce examines seventy of the hard sayings of Jesus to clear away the cultural and. Oct 13, Adam rated it it was amazing Shelves: Be the first to ask a question about Hard Sayings of Jesus. Return to Book Page.

Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Bruce has helpfully worked through 70 of these hard sayings in the chronological order in which they are found in the Gospels. I enjoyed many of the insights Bruce brought to the table. We are reading this book as part of a Bible study at church. View all 3 comments. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Even still, a worthwhile read. Although his writing is simplistic and has a lack of depth, this book would be good for someone seeking to get a brief overview of one of Jesus’ teachings.

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