Bible Study Materials


Matthew 28: 18 - 20

19 Nov 2023


1. Read verse 18. What does it mean that all authority in heaven and on earth has been given to Jesus? (Gen 1:28, Lk 4:6, Phil 2:9-10)

2. Read verse 19. Why did he say, "Therefore?" (Eph 2:2, 1 Cor 15:57) What command did he give his disciples? Why did he say, "Go and make disciples"? (Rom 10:14-15)

3. What does he mean by "All nations"? (1 Tim 2:4) How is "baptizing them" related to making disciples? (Rom 6:3-4, Gal 3:27, 1 Cor 12:13) Why "in the name of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit"?

4. Read verse 20. What does this tell us about how to make disciples? (John 8:31, Luke 6:46-49) How can we do this?

5. What did Jesus promise? What does this mean? (John 14:26) How does Jesus fulfill this promise? (Acts 2:1-4)?