Tag Archives: Commands of Christ

Judge Not

Aside from quotes about love, perhaps the most often quoted phrase of the Bible is “judge not.” Generally, it is used by someone who feels their actions are being condemned by another. However, while this passage is frequently quoted, it … Continue reading

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Ye Cannot Serve Two Masters

Have you ever seen a family where the children seem to rule? They manipulate their parents by asking one parent for the things they know the other will now allow them. In such a family the parents generally consider themselves … Continue reading

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Matthew 6:1-18

In His Sermon on the Mount, Jesus instructed his disciples specifically on how to apply certain disciplines. Interestingly, these three disciplines are all assumed to be part of a normal disciple’s life. They are not stated as optional qualities. Fasting, … Continue reading

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Be Perfect

“For if ye love them which love you, what reward have ye? Do not even the publicans the same? And if ye salute your brethren only, what do ye more than others? Do not even the publicans so? Be ye … Continue reading

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Love Your Enemies

Matthew 5:43-45 is an often quoted passage which few people attempt to implement. Those that do strive to implement this passage find it to be a difficult task. However, Jesus set the perfect example of loving our enemies through His … Continue reading

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Rejoice!

“Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness’ sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake. … Continue reading

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