Jesus told them in a parable that he was the Messiah. There arose a division among the Jews because of these words. John10:19.
I am - I am that I am. Ex3:14,15. Yahvah - Jehovah - God’s Name. Yahvah-shua - Jesus’s Name. John 6:48 - I am the Bread of Life. John 8:18 - I am He. John 10:7,14 - I am the Door, I am the Good Shepherd. John 10:30 - I and My Father are one. John 11:25 - I am the resurrection and the life. John 14:6 - I am the way, the truth, and the life. John 15:1 - I am the true vine. Judea - 70 disciples sent out and returned. Luke 10:1-24. Jesus prepared his disciples, then sent them out preaching the kingdom of God. Bethany - guest of Mary, Martha and Lazarus. Luke 10:38-42. Judea - discourse on Prayer. Luke 11:1-13. Crippled woman healed on Sabbath, rebuked religious leaders for hypocrisy. Luke 11:10-17. Parables of mustard seed and leaven. Luke 11:18-21. Jerusalem - Feast of Dedication - Jesus showed the people the works of God and showed and told in parables that he was the Christ, now he told them plainly, but because they wouldn’t believe, they picked up stones to kill him. John 10:22-42. vs.30 - “I and the Father are one.” Crain Blanchard. www.joseph1637.com