Bible index

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Matthew
5:19 In what sense are we "bound to what the New Testament teaches"?
5:21-22 Why would being rude to someone get you thrown into the hell of fire?
5:27-30 Why should a man be thrown into Gehenna for having looked lustfully at a woman?
5:43-48 Should we still love our enemies?
5:43-44 No, not that undomesticated Jesus, the other one
6:9-13 Why the Lord’s Prayer should be banned in cinemas
6:9-13 Learning from Daniel’s prayer of confession
6:9-13 The Lord’s prayer and its eschatological context
6:9-13 How would Jesus teach the church to pray today?
6:13 Lead us not into temptation
6:13 Do not lead us into temptation: a mistranslation according to the Pope
6:33 Kingdom texts that don’t fit the paradigm?
7:13-14 The way of life and the way of death
7:21-23 Not all who say, “Lord, Lord”, know what they’re talking about
7:24-27 Blessed are the narrative-historical interpreters: preaching the Beatitudes
7:24-27 The parable of the two houses and the apocalyptic storm
8:5-13 Who will recline at table with Abraham, Isaac and Jacob in the kingdom of heaven?
8:5-13 Why was Jesus so polite to the centurion and so rude to the Canaanite woman?
8:5-13 Did Jesus heal the centurion’s male sexual partner?
8:10-12 Did Jesus believe that Gentiles would be included in the renewed people of God?
8:11-12 Jesus and the restoration of Israel according to Matthew
8:11-12 Why did Jesus instruct his disciples not to preach the kingdom of God to Gentiles and Samaritans?
8:23-27 Who calmed the storm and why?
8:23-27 Did Jesus act as though he thought he were God?
9:1-8 Jesus and the authority to forgive sins
9:10-13 The sick need a physician
9:16-17 Jesus and the restoration of Israel according to Matthew
9:35-38 Fishers of people, labourers for the harvest, and the mission of Jesus’ disciples
9:37-38 What makes us so sure that the harvest is plentiful?
10:5-15 Why did Jesus instruct his disciples not to preach the kingdom of God to Gentiles and Samaritans?