Category Archives: Mat 14-19

Mat 19:23-30. “… it will be hard for a rich man …” (No imperative)

Imperative: Mat 19:23-30. “… it will be hard for a rich man …” (No imperative) Context: Mat 19:23 And Jesus said to his disciples, “Truly, I say to you, it will be hard for a rich man to enter the kingdom … Continue reading

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Mat 19:16-22. 17 keep … 18 Honor … 21 go, sell … give … come, follow me.”

Imperative: Mat 19:16-22. 17 keep … 18 Honor … 21 go, sell … give … come, follow me.” Context: Mat 19:16 And behold, one came up to him, saying, “Teacher, what good deed must I do, to have eternal life?” Mat … Continue reading

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Mat 19:13-15. 14 Let the children come to me … do not forbid them.

Imperative: Mat 19:13-15. 14 Let the children come to me … do not forbid them. Context: Mat 19:13 Then children were brought to him that he might lay his hands on them and pray. The disciples rebuked the people; Mat 19:14 … Continue reading

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Mat 19:1-12. 6 … let not man put asunder. 12 … let him receive it.

Imperative: Mat 19:1-12. 6 … let not man put asunder. 12 … let him receive it. Context: Mat 19:01 Now when Jesus had finished these sayings, he went away from Galilee and entered the region of Judea beyond the Jordan; Mat … Continue reading

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Mat 18:21-35 ” … As many as seven times?”  (No imperative spoken by Jesus)

Imperative: Mat 18:21-35 ” … As many as seven times?”  (No imperative spoken by Jesus) Context: Mat 18:21 Then Peter came up and said to him, “Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him? As many … Continue reading

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Mat 18:19-20 … if two of you agree on earth (No imperative)

Imperative: Mat 18:19-20 … if two of you agree on earth (No imperative) Context: Mat 18:19 Again I say to you, if two of you agree on earth about anything they ask, it will be done for them by my Father … Continue reading

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Mat 18:15-18. 15 “… go and tell him 16 take with  17 tell it … let him be to you

Imperative: Mat 18:15-18. 15 “… go and tell him 16 take with  17 tell it … let him be to you Context: Mat 18:15 “If your brother sins against you, go and tell him his fault, between you and him alone. If he … Continue reading

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Mat 18:11-14 What do you think? If a man has a hundred sheep (No imperative)

Imperative: Mat 18:11-14 What do you think? If a man has a hundred sheep (No imperative) Context: v. 11 KJV … not in RSV For the Son of man is come to save that which was lost. Mat 18:12 What do … Continue reading

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Mat 18:1-10. 8 cut it off and throw it away …  9 pluck it out and throw it away; 10 “See that you do not despise

Imperative: Mat 18:1-10. 8 cut it off and throw it away …  9 pluck it out and throw it away; 10 “See that you do not despise Context: Mat 18:01 At that time the disciples came to Jesus, saying, “Who is the greatest … Continue reading

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Mat 17:22-27. 27  “cast a hook, and take the first fish …  give it to them…”

Imperative: Mat 17:22-27. 27  “cast a hook, and take the first fish …  give it to them…” Context: Mat 17:22 As they were gathering in Galilee, Jesus said to them, “The Son of man is to be delivered into the hands of … Continue reading

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