promised you, in a land flowing with milk and honey. 4
Note: Shumah
13‡‡“Enter by the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the way is easy [1] that leads to destruction, and those who enter by it are many. 14For the gate is narrow and the way is hard that leads to life, and those who find it are few.
Note: See the contrast, wide vs. narrow, broad vs. difficult, many vs. few, destruction vs. life
“Have you believed because you have seen me? Blessed are those
Note: Me!
1 JOHN—NOTE ON 5:15 To know that he hears us in whatever we ask is enough, because communion with God is the goal of prayer.
Note: Commentary on 1 John 5:15