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Dec 07, 2008 | Lance Hahn

Matthew - Part 21

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Matthew Series – Pt. 21


Matthew 23

Jesus Judges Israel’s Leadership


“A leader leads by example, whether he intends to or not.”  Anonymous


“He that cannot obey, cannot command.” Benjamin Franklin


“The price of greatness is responsibility.” Winston Churchill


He is a hypocrite who professes what he does not believe; not he who does not practice all he wishes or approves.” William Hazlitt


A __________ Shepherd Can

______ a Flock


All Flash and No Substance

·         Jesus Condemns Hypocritical Leadership for Show (Matt 23:1-7)

God Alone

·         Jesus Redefines True Authority (Matt 23:8-12)

Sons of Hell

·         Bad Leadership Blocks and Destroys Their Disciples (Matt 23:13-15)

Manipulating in God’s Name

·         Jesus Denounces the Bogus Oaths Being Employed (Matt 23:16-22)

Majoring in the Minors

·         Jesus Decries Misplaced and Selfish Priorities (Matt 23:23-24)

Whitewashed Tombs

·         Jesus Exposes Looking Good with a Dead Heart (Matt 23:25-28)

The Definition of Insanity

·         Jesus Blasts Them for the Murder of the Prophets (Matt 23:29-36)

Why, Oh Why, Must it Be This Way?

·         Jesus Cries for & Denounces Jerusalem (Matt 23:37-39)


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