By What Authority?

From the Unashamed of Jesus blog: Christ’s works bear witness to who He is.  –LD

Unashamed of Jesus

and began saying
to Him, “By what authority are You doing these things, or who gave You
this authority to do these things?” Mark 11:28

Who does Jesus think he is? This is what the Pharisees were
saying to him. Who do you think you are coming in here and questioning our
religious traditions! Who do you think you are clearing out all the money and
merchants from the Temple! Who do you think you are claiming you are The Son of
God!

The Pharisees were very angry with Jesus, because he turned
there world upside down, he challenged the purity of their hearts and integrity
of serving God. Jesus was changing the way the entire world was going to
worship God!

We challenge Jesus authority also, Jesus says to deny
yourself and carry your cross. Who do you think you are to tell me to deny
myself! Jesus tells…

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About leeduigon

I have lived in Metuchen, NJ, all my life. I have been married to my wife Patricia since 1977. I am a former newspaper editor and reporter. I was also the owner-operator of my own small business for several years. I wrote various novels and short stories published during 1980s and 1990s. I am a long-time student of judo and Japanese swordsmanship (kenjutsu). I also play chess, basketball, and military and sports simulations. View all posts by leeduigon

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