Questions Jesus Asked #77

NOTE:   After a several month break in posting “Questions Jesus Asked,” I am starting up again devotionally considering questions from Luke’s Gospel that weren’t included or were worded differently in Matthew’s and Mark’s Gospels.  I hope to share my thoughts with you once or twice a week.

Luke 2:49-50 –  “Why were you searching for me?” he asked. “Didn’t you know I had to be in my Father’s house?”  50 But they did not understand what he was saying to them.  NIV

Twelve year old Jesus addressed these questions to his parents in connection with a trip that involved traveling with other families from Nazareth to Jerusalem for the Feast of the Passover. Luke shares this account of the events leading up to Jesus’ questions: Continue reading