The Folly of Man Trying to Trap Jesus

Journey with Jesus

Matt Wethington

Mark 12: 13-34

v. 13-17 – The Correct Way to Think about Those in Authority

  • Christians are commanded to respect and honor those in authority
  • Christians are commanded to obey those in authority
  • Christians are commanded to pray for those in authority

v. 18-27 – The Correct Way to Think about the Resurrection

  • There is a resurrection from the dead
  • There will be no marriage relationship in heaven as we know it in this life
  • We will become “like angels
    • We will not procreate
    • We will live forever
    • No pain, hunger, or thirst
    • We will have no sin or sin nature

v. 28-34 – The Correct Way to Think about What is Most Important

  • We are to love God Supremely
  • We are to love others Genuinely