We have now to consider Christ's doctrine, about which there are four points of inquiry:
A Whether Christ should have preached to the Jews only, or to the Gentiles also?
A Whether in preaching He should have avoided the opposition of the Jews?
A Whether He should have preached in an open or in a hidden manner?
A Whether He should have preached by word only, or also by writing?
Concerning the time when He began to teach, we have spoken above when treating of His baptism (Q , A ).