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No cause for stumbling (1 John 2)

The one who says he is in the light but hates his brother or sister is in the darkness until now. The one who loves his brother or sister remains in the light, and there is no cause for stumbling … Continue reading

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Matthew 5:21-22 — When we despise people in our hearts

Here we see one of the main problems Jesus had with the religious leaders’ interpretation of the law.  It was strictly a matter of outward compliance, while totally ignoring what was going on in the heart. In this passage, Jesus … Continue reading

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