Hypocrites! (Matt.23)

Woe to you, men learned in the scriptures and Pharisees, actors on the stage of life, playing the role of that which you are not, for you cleanse the outside of the cup and the dish, but inside they are filled with rapacity and lack of self-control. Blind Pharisee, cleanse first the inside of the…

Asking Questions (Matt.22)

“Why do you test me…?” (Matt.22:18) “Whose image and inscription is this?” (Matt.22:20) “What do you think about the Christ? Whose Son is He?” (Matt.22:42) “If David then calls Him, “Lord”, then how is He his Son?” (Matt.22:45) Asking questions. Jesus was a master at it. When people tried to trip Him up, He would…

Obedience (Matt.21)

Now when they drew near Jerusalem, and came to Bethphage, at the Mount of Olives, then Jesus sent two disciples, saying to them, “Go into the village opposite you, and immediately you will find a donkey tied, and a colt with her. Loose them and bring them to Me. And if anyone says anything to…

Divorce (Matt.19)

One day the Pharisees were badgering him: “Is it legal for a man to divorce his wife for any reason?” He answered, “Haven’t you read in your Bible that the Creator originally made man and woman for each other, male and female? And because of this, a man leaves father and mother and is firmly…