The Paradox of Lament

The Paradox of Lament

Scripture Notes:

• Hebrews 12:2
• Luke 22:42-43
• Matthew 21:1-11
• Luke 19:28-44
• Psalms 22, 34:1-11, 39:12, and 103
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• Habakkuk 3:17
• Job 13:15
• Acts 16:25-26
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Paradox of promised blessing and promised suffering
o   John 14:12-14 -Whatever you ask!
o   Mark 11:22-24 – Faith as small as a mustard seed.
o   I John 14-15 – he will hear us!
o   John 16:33 – In this world you will have trouble.
o   Matthew 10:16-39 – You will be hated by everyone because of me.
o   Acts 12:1-19 – James is killed, Peter is freed – paradox.

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