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Jesus Prays for His Disciples Part I

John 17:6-11a

Jesus grounds intercession on his finished work and his people’s identity

 Jesus gives the grounds of his prayer for the disciples summed up in two headings:

(1) His finished work
a. Revelation (6)
b. Proclamation (8)
c. Intercession (9)
d. Passion (11)

(2) His people’s identity
a. Possessed by God (6,9,10)
b. Obedient to the Word (6)
c. Believers of the truth (7,8)
d. Instruments for glory (10)