“I know Him, because I am from Him, and He sent me.” Throughout the Gospel according to John, Jesus is called the “One sent” by God. Since God, indeed sent Him, He is the fulfillment of all the ancient promises. The “Jews” would not admit to this. Their hearts were hardened against Him. They were stubborn in their unbelief. How often does our stubbornness and pride keep us from listening to and accepting the truth?