summarised in 140 characters or less
Jesus rode into Jerusalem. The crowd shouted, "Hosanna!" He said, "The Son of Man must be lifted up. I have come to save the world."
Posted on 12 May 2013 to 27,706 followers, with 16 retweets.
Read John 12 in full at Bible Gateway.
V 47 For I did not come to judge the world, but to save the world.
The very purpose for Christ Jesus coming to the world was to save the world.
compendious, succinct, tacit, on point
I summarised all 1,189 chapters of the Bible on Twitter - one tweet per chapter, one chapter per day for over three years.
These are the summaries of the book of John.
They are written to help you understand and remember what's going on in the chapter, but they're no substitute for reading the Bible for yourself.
All the summaries in a paperback book or on Kindle.