by admin | 24 Feb 2019
The text before us, like every text in Scripture, is the word of God and is to be taken seriously. But, in a unique way, “This is the word of God” is the theme of this passage. While they claimed to submit to God’s word, the Pharisees actually usurped the word with their own traditions and opinions. Jesus rebuked them in order to teach his hearers that they must take seriously the Scriptures. And so must we.
Scripture References: Mark 7:1-13
An exposition of the Gospel of Mark by Doug Van Meter.
|This is the Word of God (Mark 7:1–13)||Doug Van Meter||24 Feb 2019||Watch||Listen|
|Please Remain Seated (Psalm 110:1–11)||Doug Van Meter||30 May 2019||Watch||Listen|
|The Authority of Jesus (Mark 11:27–33)||Doug Van Meter||19 Jan 2020||Watch||Listen|
|The Rule of Wisdom (Ecclesiastes 8:1–9)||Edwin Steytler||28 Feb 2021||Watch||Listen|