So what?

Russell Minick 0 Comments

So what is the point of the Sermon on the Mount for us?  Consider the people who heard it.  They were amazed at Jesus and so he sat down to explain to them what he was doing.  He explained a blessed life of God ruling, and of real righteousness.  He said it would put us at odds with the world, but that it would be worth it.  We would have to break our addiction to reactionary contempt and rationalized righteousness.  We would actually need to grow to be more and …