February 25, 2008

February 25, 2008 - broken people will be punished New...

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Jesus from Nazareth, speech "Ye are salt of the earth" salt- valuble, preserves, prevents food from spoiling Upperclass- spoiled Who is audience? Judiah, Northern Israel, Disciples, lower class of society Jesus gathers a following teachings known as Beattitues Attitude towrds Torah- Think not that I have come to abolish  the law and prophets; I have come not to abolish them to  fulfill them Pharacies know law well, know loopholes Jesus believed that just because something isn't against the  law does not make it right believed Pharacies are not embodying the law How is the old covenant different from the new one? Old covenant- Tells the people what not to do, if laws are 
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Unformatted text preview: broken, people will be punished New covanent- Tells people what to do, promises forgiveness and redemption. Old covenant- Punishment is on earth. If people are unfaithful, they would be taken over by neighbors. New covenant- Punishment/ reward is determined after death- those who suffer on earth will be reawarded in heaven. Jesus' attitude towrd materialism- Jesus tells people not to waste their time being materialistic, as everyone dies and cannot bring their richese into heaven. He values compassion, forgiveness, honesty, humility, and sincerity....
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2008 for the course UGC 111 taught by Professor Bono during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Buffalo.

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