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Sep 23, 2018

In Matthew 5 Jesus says something that must have certainly grabbed the attention of his audience.  He says, "If your right eye causes you to stumble, gouge it out and throw it away."

This graphic word picture still captures our attention today. But how literally we should take Jesus’ commands in this passage? Should we pluck out our eye or sever our hand if we are prone to sin?

Join us as we explore this passage and learn Jesus' purpose for using this kind of language.