Tagthe traditions of the elders

Jesus offends – Kosher food


Moving on, we find that, in this passage, in Matthew 15, the disciples come and tell Jesus that He has offended the Pharisees. 7 Hypocrites! Well did Isaiah prophesy about you, saying: 8 ‘These people draw near to Me with their mouth,And honour Me with their lips,But their heart is far from Me.9 And in vain they worship Me,Teaching as doctrines the...

Religion and reality – where does defilement come from?


Therefore, you can go against the rules of God they say, the Commandments of God, show the beauty within, follow your heart. Is your heart good? And are you basically good? That is what humanism really wants to tell you.The problem is not outside, its inside. To say that we are good people but we’re messed up by a bad society is not true, the problem is within us.