Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52, Things New and Old

[July 27, 2014] As you can see from the title, I am only going to focus today on verse 52. Jesus asked his disciples, “Have you understood all these [parables]?” and they said, “Yes.” And he said to them, “Well then, every scribe who becomes a disciple of the kingdom of heaven is . . . → Read More: Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52, Things New and Old

Matthew 5:27-32, Adultery and Divorce

[February 5, 2012] Jesus is talking about fulfilling the Law and the Prophets by understanding their true aim, otherwise we annul the commandments. Though we may be believers in Christ, our entering the Kingdom of the Heavens depends upon our righteousness exceeding the exacting righteousness of the scribes and Pharisees who presumably . . . → Read More: Matthew 5:27-32, Adultery and Divorce