Thursday, March 26, 2009

Bible Study: "Judging Others in the Capitol"

This week's study is particularly relevant since Jesus' command to "judge not" was recently quoted on the Senate floor. From our study:

In this week’s passage Jesus teaches about judging others. Matthew 7:1 is perhaps one of the most misquoted and misused verses found anywhere in Scripture. Whenever anyone questions the actions or beliefs of another, you may well hear the response, “Remember Jesus said to ‘judge not’”. Yet we find that judging and is encouraged throughout God’s Word. We also see a great deal of judging and criticism in the Capitol. We will find Jesus words have much to say about such activities. Let us look at this passage and consider what Jesus really meant when He said, “Do not judge”.

Read the complete study here.

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