A look at the questions Jesus asks uswhich enrich our understanding and faith.In the Gospels, when people asked Jesus a question, he often replied with one of his own: Good teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life? Why do you call me good? British author Conrad Gempf invites readers to look at these questions and discover Jesus motivation. What could the second person of the Trinity want to know that he doesnt already? Gempf concludes that Jesus wants to know where we stand. He doesnt need to know more facts; he wants to know us.
Conrad Gempf (PhD, University of Aberdeen in Scotland) is lecturer in New Testament at London School of Theology in the United Kingdom. He is the author of Jesus Asked, and has edited or contributed to many journals, books, and reference works, including The Dictionary of Paul and His Letters.