Matthew 19:1-15, Marriage, Being Single, and Children – for the Sake of the Kingdom

The Borders of Judea (Matthew 19:1-2)

[September 23, 2012] Chapter 18 of the Gospel according to Matthew took place in Capernaum of Galilee (17:24), when Jesus returned from Mount Hermon and Caesarea Philippi in the north and prepared to make His journey to Jerusalem for the coming Passover. It was where Jesus . . . → Read More: Matthew 19:1-15, Marriage, Being Single, and Children – for the Sake of the Kingdom

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