Questions Jesus Asked, part 4

Why do you trouble the woman? Matthew 26:10 Could you not watch with me one hour? Matthew 26:40 Do you think that I cannot appeal to my Father, and He will at once send me more than twelve legions of angels? Matthew 26:53 Have you come out as against a robber, with...

Questions Jesus Asked, part 3

Who do you say that I am? Matthew 16:15 What will it profit a man if he gains the whole world and forfeits his soul? What shall a man give in return for his soul? Matthew 16:26 O faithless and twisted generation, how long am I to be with you? Matthew 17:17 Why do you...

Questions Jesus Asked, part 2

To what shall I compare this generation? Matthew 11:16 If any of you has a sheep and it falls out on the Sabbath, will you not take hold of it and lift it out? Matthew 12:11 How can anyone enter a strong man’s house and carry off his possessions unless he first...

Questions Jesus Asked, part 1

And if you greet only your brothers, what more are you doing than others? Do not even the tax collectors do the same? Matthew 5:47 Can any of you by worrying add a single hour to your life? Matthew 6:27 Why do you worry about your clothes? Matthew 6:28 Why do you look...

Why Obey Some Laws and Not Others?

Why do I (try to) obey the Bible’s command not to lie, yet feel comfortable ignoring commands instructing me to sacrifice certain animals or to not cut my hair or trim my beard? This seeming contradiction leads some to write off all of the Bible’s...