Beware of the Leaven of the Pharisees
By Cheng Tu One day in 33 A.D., dark clouds loomed over Jerusalem, filling the air with gloom. The Lord Jesus, with a crown of thorns on His head, was standing on the platform where the trial had been held. Off the platform were the angry chief priests, scribes and..
But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for you shut up the kingdom of heaven against men: for you neither go in yourselves, neither suffer you them that are entering to go in. Matthew 23:13 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… This is the Lord Jesus’ words exposing and judging the..
And love the uppermost rooms at feasts, and the chief seats in the synagogues, And greetings in the markets, and to be called of men, Rabbi, Rabbi. Matthew 23:6–7 Thoughts on Today’s Verse… The chief priests, scribes, and Pharisees loved and valued status, and they were eager for people to..
By Li Qingming A couple of days ago, I saw the following scriptures: “But the chief priests and elders persuaded the multitude that they should ask Barabbas, and destroy Jesus” (Matthew 27:20), and “When Pilate saw that he could prevail nothing, but that rather a tumult was made, he took..
Know the root cause why ordinary Jews followed the Pharisees in resisting the Messiah, then we can avoid the same mistake and successfully welcome the second coming of Jesus in the end times.
But woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for you shut up the kingdom of heaven against men: for you neither go in yourselves, neither suffer you them that are entering to go in.
Liu Zhi “… Take heed and beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and of the Sadducees” (Matthew 16:6). In what context did the Lord Jesus speak the words? The Scriptures provide the following account, “The Pharisees also with the Sadducees came, and tempting desired him that he would show..
Question 3: Pastors all know the Bible, they often interpret and exalt the Bible in churches. We’ve always thought that they should be people who know God. Then why has the work of God incarnate in the last days been resisted by the majority of pastors? Answer: Most believers are..
When my husband passed away, I sank into extreme grief. In addition, I had to raise our kids alone. So my life was really hard then. However, the Lord had never left me alone but pulled me through with the help of my brothers and sisters.
Do You Wish to Know the Root of Why the Pharisees Opposed Jesus? I Do you wanna know why the Pharisees opposed Jesus? Do you wanna know what their substance is? They were full of fantasies about the Messiah, only believing in His coming, not seeking truth of life till..