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Did Jesus contradict the Law in Matthew 5:21-22?



      

Matthew 5:21 - 22

ESV - 21 "You have heard that it was said to those of old, 'You shall not murder; and whoever murders will be liable to judgment.' 22 But I say to you that everyone who is angry with his brother will be liable to judgment; whoever insults his brother will be liable to the council; and whoever says, 'You fool!' will be liable to the hell of fire.

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Shea S. Michael Houdmann Supporter Got Questions Ministries
In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus says several times, "You have heard that it was said . . ." and follows it up with "But I tell you. . . ." Using the formula, Jesus creates a contrast between the ...

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