Moses lifted up a brass serpent in the wilderness for the Israelites to “look and live” after being bitten by fiery serpents. This was an act of faith as the serpent had no merit in itself, no ability to healing them.
Nicodemus was impressed with Jesus. He sought a private interview. Jesus cuts to the point and tells him that to enter the kingdom of God, a man must be born again. Nicodemus seems confused. Jesus explains, expands, and expounds.
Sabbath School lesson study for March 9, 2019. Part 3 of 3. The three angels’ messages of Revelation 14:6-12. Seventh-day Adventist Church, Gentry, Arkansas, USA.
Nicodemus came to Jesus by night for a private interview. Jesus cuts to the chase and describes to him the way and reason of salvation.