What a fascinating contrast the apostle John provides for us between all the various character in his gospel. He shows us a real mixed bag of people, from all different walks of society.
Rich and poor, respected and outcast, family member and stranger, working class and ruling class, illiterate and educated, friend and enemy.
Each person different from the other in background, experience, nationality, social standing, education, popularity. Truly, Jesus comes for everyone.
But we also see a mixed bag of reactions to Jesus too.Continue reading