The high priestly prayer - when jesus had spoken these words, he lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, father, the hour has come glorify your son that the son may glorify you, since you have given. Known as the intercessory prayer, it portrays jesus in his great high priestly role, interceding for his people and about to offer his own blood (see hebrews 8:1-6 9:11-17) jesus begins with a prayer for himself (john 17:1-8), which focuses on his mission to give eternal life to those the father has given him. The prayer spoken and preached by christ then is the prayer that needs to be spoken and preached today the love of the father, and the seeing of christ's glory - this meal shows how these things are real and true right now.
The high priestly prayer seventh sunday of easter - may 8, 2005the high priestly prayer john 17:1-11 when we think about prayer a wide variety of possibilities come to mind. In this high priestly prayer notice how often the word one is used one it appears in verse 21, twice in 11 and 22 the unity of god's church should. Dummelow called it christ's high priestly prayer, because in it he solemnly consecrates himself to be priest and victim in the approaching sacrifice  barnes commented that it is the longest prayer recorded in the new testament. The high priestly prayer john 17: 20-26 after sharing the last supper with the disciples, having washed their feet and exposing his.
Jesus' high priestly prayer (john 17) is only about 650 words it takes only 3 minutes and 30 seconds to read it aloud but it will take all eternity for us to fully understand it i recently found. We dig into john 17 this week where chris will talk about jesus' high priestly prayer jesus knew his time on earth was coming to an end and in this passage he prayed for three things: himself, his disciples, and believers in him. This prayer, prayed by jesus just prior to his death, is often called his high priestly prayer, because he intercedes with god in behalf of the disciples, present and future we ought to think of this prayer, rather than the our father, as the lord's prayer, because it is the prayer in which jesus pours out his heart. John 17 contains the longest recorded prayer of jesus christ, which he said right after the last supper jesus, the eternal high priest, is in direct conflict with caiaphas, the jewish high priest in the jerusalem temple for that year the romans had taken over appointing the high priest from the.
The high priestly prayer of jesus serves as a fitting conclusion to the upper room discourse of chapters 14-16 in verse one of chapter 17 john informs us that this prayer is to be understood as a kind of conclusion to the lord's teaching in chapters 14-16. Catholic bible 101 - john 17 high priestly prayer - catholicbible101 is the website that explains catholic teachings in plain, easy to understand english lots of great catholic links too. But that is not how john presents the prayer, there is no implication that jesus is functioning as a priest here, and it is difficult to know what a priestly prayer might be in a first century context.
2004 william e wenstrom, jr bible ministries 1 great high priestly prayer of christ in john 17 introduction john 17 records our lord's great high priestly prayer where he makes. Today on leading the way, dr youssef invites you to look at when jesus prayed for youit's what's often called the high priestly prayer of jesus. As the easter season draws to a close, we hear from one of the most magnificent passages in the gospel of john—namely, the high priestly prayer of jesus the night of the last supper it is by far the longest discourse by jesus anywhere in the new testament, and it contains the seeds of christian.
The priestly blessing or priestly benediction, (hebrew: ברכת כהנים translit birkat kohanim), also known in rabbinic literature as raising of the hands (hebrew nesiat kapayim), or dukhanen (yiddish from the hebrew word dukhan - platform - because the blessing is given from a raised rostrum), is a hebrew prayer recited by. Series b high priestly prayer (in but not of the world) easter 7b john 17:20-26 the following bible study is from a larger course entitled, the life of christ: a study in the four gospels. Jesus christ, the son of god, is the great high priest who answers prayers and gives salvation, eternal life to sinners who believe how did jesus pray to his father.
Jesus' high priestly prayer seventh sunday of easter - may 23, 2004 i love to be with the day school children in chapel on wednesdays. Introduction: do you wish you had someone to watch over you someone who really cared about your problems and your future do you show this kind of care and love for others this week we see god's unselfish compassion for us as we continue our study of jesus' last hours on earth last week we. Question: what is jesus' high priestly prayer answer: john 17 contains the longest recorded prayer of jesus in any of the gospels jesus prays this after he finishes his final instructions to the disciples and before he is betrayed, arrested, and crucified first, jesus prays for himself, then. Jesus' high priestly prayer discusses themes of glory, unity, sanctification through the word of truth and a prayer for those who will believe in the future.