Strive To Be Harsh and Offensive Like Jesus

I strive to be like Jesus.  Therefore I strive to be harsh and offensive.

Isaiah 8:14 “Rock of Offense”

Psalm 53:1 The fool hath said in his heart there is no God.

Proverbs 1:26 I also laugh at your calamity. I will mock you when your terror comes.

Proverbs 11:20 Those who are of a perverse heart are an abomination to the Lord

Jesus uses the word hypocrite at least 23 times in the New Testament.

Matt. 10:22 And you shall be hated of all men for my namesake.

Matt 10:35 For I am come to set a man at variance against his father and the daughter against her mother and the daughter against her mother-in-law

Matt. 10:36 And a man’s foes shall be they of his own household.

Matt. 12:34 O generation of vipers, how can ye, being evil, speak good things? For out of the abundance of the heart, the mouth speaks.

Matt 15:7-8 Ye hypocrites, well did Esaias prophecy of you saying, ‘This people draweth nigh unto me with their mouth, and honoureth with their lips, but their hearts are far from me.

Matt. 15:12-14 Then His disciples came and said to Him, “Do You know that the Pharisees were offended when they heard this saying?”
13 But He answered and said, “Every plant which My heavenly Father has not planted will be uprooted. 14 Let them alone. They are blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind leads the blind, both will fall into a ditch.”

Luke 11:39 Now do you Pharisees make clean the outside of the cup and the platter, but your inward part is full of ravening and wickedness.

Luke 13:32 And he said unto them, “Go ye and tell that fox Behold I cast out devils and I do cures today and tomorrow and the third day I shall be perfected.

John 15:18 If the world hate you ye know that it hated me fore it hated you

John 15:19 If ye were of the world, the world would love his own.

1 Peter 2:8 Jesus also recorded as the “Rock of Offense”

Psalm 58:10 The righteous shall rejoice when he seeth the vengeance. He shall wash his feet in the blood of the wicked.

Author: DeeDee Foote

I'm a homeschool mom of 25 years and still have 2 years left with my youngest child. I'm farther right of right. (Right is too left for me.) My motto? WWJW... "Who would Jesus whip?" So you can expect a lot of whipping and offending since, well, patterning myself after Christ seems to be the smart way to live life.

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