WEDNESDAY, 2nd WEEK OF EASTER-C
I Reading: Acts 5:17-26: The men you imprisoned are in the Temple, preaching to the people.
Gospel: 3:16-21: God sent His Son into the world so that through him the world might be saved.
Man’ condemnation, John 3: 18-21
God sent His Son into the world to save the world, but this does not mean that everyone is automatically saved. In fact, some are condemned and doomed. Jesus revealed man’s condemnation.
1. Who is condemned: not the believer but unbeliever (v.18)
2. When he is condemned: already (right now) (v.18)
3. Why he is condemned (v.18-20)
a. He has not believed
b. Light has come into the world
c. He loves darkness; loves his evil, his sin
d. He does not come to the light (Christ)
4. Who escapes condemnation (v.21)
a. He who practises truth
b. He who comes to light
c. He whose works are done through God