The Authority with Which Jesus Spoke, Part 3

Luke 20, Part 1 (cont) The husbandmen of the vineyard will not render up the fruits of repentance, rather they beat and finally slay the servants that God sent to them, until He finally sends His son and they kill Him as well. The crucifixion of Jesus is immanent. From the time of Elijah till […]

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The Authority with Which Jesus Spoke, Part 2

Luke 20, Part 1 (cont) Today’s schools of higher learning instruct our young seminarians not to preach but rather to have a “talk” with the people. That may be a very egalitarian thing to do but it does not fit the modality of the example that Jesus gives. We need teaching AND preaching. We need […]

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The Authority with Which Jesus Spoke, Part 1

In Luke 20 part 1 Jesus is found by the scribes and chief priests speaking with great authority in the temple. He has turned over the tables of the money changers and taken full liberty among the leaders who are conspiring to assassinate Him. The leaders collude to snare Jesus in His words to which […]

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