But the one who unknowingly does things worthy of punishment will be beaten with few blows. From everyone who has been given much, much will be required; and from him who has been entrusted with much, even more will be demanded.
Cross ReferencesLeviticus 5:17
If someone sins and violates any of the LORD's commandments even though he was unaware, he is still guilty and shall bear his punishment.
Also, if one person sins unintentionally, he is to present a year-old female goat as a sin offering.
You shall have the same law for the one who acts in error, whether he is an Israelite or a foreigner residing among you.
If the guilty man deserves to be beaten, the judge shall have him lie down and be flogged in his presence with the number of lashes his crime deserves.
Whoever has will be given more, and he will have an abundance. Whoever does not have, even what he has will be taken away from him.
"Lord," said Peter, "are You addressing this parable to us, or to everyone else as well?"
I have come to ignite a fire on the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled!
Chapter Outline1. Jesus preaches to his apostles to avoid hypocrisy
13. and warns against covetousness, by the parable of the man who set up greater barns.
22. We must not worry about earthly things,
31. but seek the kingdom of God;
33. give alms;
35. be ready at a knock to open to our Lord whensoever he comes.
41. Jesus' disciples are to see to their charges,
49. and look for persecution.
54. The people must take this time of grace;
57. because it is a fearful thing to die without reconciliation.
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Timothy 1:13
Luke 16:2, 10-12
1 Corinthians 9:17, 18
1 Timothy 1:11, 13
1 Timothy 6:20
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