Jesus Against the Pharisees
Part 1

AndersFalse Prophets

In His humility and graciousness, Jesus pointed us to Isaiah; but can there be a greater example of standing against unrighteous dominion than that of Jesus standing against the Pharisees? The Savior is of course the preeminent type and shadow of the coming Servant, both of whom are instances of God coming down as a son in flesh (Mosiah 15:1-5). We’ve written much about God coming down to earth in flesh in the Topic of “The Father’s Work.” In this paper we want to examine Jesus’ personal confrontations with the ruling leadership among the Jews of his time, because it will give us a window into the confrontations the Servant will have with the leadership … Read More