Concordia Journal

Short Title

Easter 7 • 1 John 5:9–15

Document Type

Homiletical Help


Concordia Journal, Spring 2015, volume 41, preaching, Homiletics helps, testimony, judgment, courtroom, trustworthy, paraclete

Submission Type

Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep


In true Johannine fashion, the apostle offers us a contrast between two opposing principles at war with each other, namely, the way of the Son that leads to life and the way of the world that leads to death.


Christianity | Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion

Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)

1 John 5:11; John 14:6; 1 John 5:6b; John 14:16–17; John 14:6; 1 John 5:4; John 16:7–11; 1 John 5:14–15; 1 John 3:23–24; 1 John 4:7–12; John 12:31; John 16:8–11; John 6:40;

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Submission Audience

Ministers; Scholars