Class Member Reading: Matthew 5
Other Reading: Luke 6; 3 Nephi 12-15
The Sermon on the Mount has been seen as Jesus’ guide to living–but then why does his advice seem so extreme, even harmful to implement? What does he mean by “be perfect”, and how do we get there? This episode shares insights from the literary, historical, and linguistic contexts to illuminate Jesus’ vital and challenging words.
Jenny and Benjamin join the class.
Thanks to Jim Henderson for audio post production and to Marshall McDonald for the bumper music!