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So the wolf seizeth and scattereth the flock - He seizeth some, and scattereth the rest; the two ways of hurting the flock of Christ.
In this reception, however, an assimilation of the soul to the sublime object of its knowledge and love takes place; and thus an activity, though a derived one, is unfolded, which shows itself in obedience to His commands" [OLSHAUSEN].
From this mutual knowledge Jesus rises to another and loftier reciprocity of knowledge. First, Christ compares the Pharisees to shepherds, himself to the door, and declares that those only are true shepherds who enter through the door; that is, through Christ and his authority.
All others are thieves and robbers. Then he changes the application and declares himself the good shepherd whose praises David and Isaiah sung, and indicates the nature of the service that he will render unto his sheep by giving for them his life.
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Evangelio Comentario del San Juan Feed my sheep;' and you get the feeling that this time Peter didn't miss the point. From fisher of fish to fisher of people to keeper of the keys to shepherd.
It was the Rock's final promotion, and from that day forward he never let the head office down again. The good shepherd decides who is in the sheepfold, we do not.
A shepherd, who even when he is dead tired or just plain dead, gets up and continues seeking and calling until the sheep are all home. John 10 reflects this less than idyllic world.
With this understanding "good shepherd" would be an oxymoron. Detailed background and exegesis. He is willing to die that the sheep might live. That is what the story of the cross is all about. What sacrifices have you made to carry out your responsibilities? Neyrey, Journal of Biblical Literature Many weapons were used in the The Civil War from knives to swords along with a variety of firearms, including rifles, pistols, muskets, and repeating weapons.
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