New Testament
Lesson 19
Thy Faith Hath Saved Thee


Lesson Highlights

A study of this lesson will help us develop greater faith in Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ.

Scripture references for study:  Luke 18:18, 3543; Luke 19:110; John 11
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Lesson 19 Handout (PDF format)


Parable Of The Unjust Judge & The Widow

READ LUKE 18:1-8. Parable of the unjust judge and the widow.


A Blind Man Healed

READ LUKE 18:35-43. A blind man healed by faith.


Jesus Received Into Zacchaeus's Home

READ LUKE 19:1-10. Jesus invited into Zacchaeus's home.

HOW DID THE PEOPLE REACT WHEN JESUS WENT TO STAY WITH ZACCHAEUS?

WHY DID THE PEOPLE SHUN ZACCHAEUS?


Jesus Raises Lazarus From The Dead - John 11

Soon after Jesus went to Zaccaeus's home, he received a message from his friends in Bethany, Mary and Martha, that their brother Lazurus was sick.

"When he had heard therefore that he was sick, he abode two days still in the same place where he was" (v6).

READ JOHN 11:17-27. Jesus returns to Bethany.

READ JOHN 11:30-35. Jesus goes to Lazarus' tomb.

"Jesus therefore again groaning in himself cometh to the grave. It was a cave, and a stone lay upon it. Jesus said, Take ye away the stone. Martha, the sister of him that was dead, saith unto him, Lord, by this time he stinketh: for he hath been dead four days. Jesus saith unto her, Said I not unto thee, that, if thou wouldest believe, thou shouldest see the glory of God?" (John 11:38-40)

READ JOHN 11:41-42. Jesus prays to his Father.

"And when he thus had spoken, he cried with a loud voice, Lazarus, come forth. And he that was dead came forth, bound hand and foot with graveclothes: and his face was bound about with a napkin. Jesus saith unto them, Loose him, and let him go. Then many of the Jews which came to Mary, and had seen the things which Jesus did, believed on him." (John 11:43-45)


Gospel Doctrine Notebook

The stories from this lesson teach us more about Heavenly Father and his Beloved Son. We learn that they love us deeply . The prayers of the faithful are heard and answered. Compassion is shown to all, whether it be a tax collector, a blind man, or a weeping woman. We are on a journey through eternity. This stop in mortality can often times be difficult, but to those who have faith and endeavor to serve the Lord, Heavenly Father will reach out and bless and strengthen them.

Record your thoughts on the stories from this lesson. What have you learned about Jesus Christ? What lessons can you employ in your life?


Resources Used In This Lesson

All These Things Shall Give Thee Experience by Neal A. Maxwell.

Ensign.

How To Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie.

Jesus the Christ by James E. Talmage.

The Mortal Messiah: From Bethlehem to Calvary, Volume 3, by Bruce R. McConkie.


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