Was Jesus a rebel?

We must be careful not to equate the institutional scheming against Jesus, to mean that He was a rebel. From the moment Jesus drew His first breathe in a human body, He was God-on-earth. He took on flesh and the form of a servant, but not without authority. His presence did bring rebellion, but it was the rebellious hearts of men against God. Consider what He said about the Old Covenant requirements given to Moses:

“Do not think that I came to destroy the Law or the Prophets. I did not come to destroy but to fulfill. For assuredly, I say to you, till heaven and earth pass away, one jot or one tittle will by no means pass from the law till all is fulfilled.” – Matthew 5:17-18 NKJV

God didn’t suddenly change to make allowance for sin. He came to make a way for…

View original post 82 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s