Passage: Luke 2:25-35
1. How does the passage describe Simeon? What enables him to see who Jesus is and prophesy about his future work? How was he different from the well educated Pharisees and teachers of the Law?
2. How does Simeon describe Jesus in verses 30-32? What can you learn about Jesus in this short description?
3. How does Jesus reveal the thoughts of heart by being a sign that is spoken against? As a controversy amongst the Israelite and even Gentiles, what does Jesus show about the hearts?