Presentation on theme: "“My house shall be called the house of prayer” Matthew 21:12-17."— Presentation transcript:
“My house shall be called the house of prayer” Matthew 21:12-17
I. Righteous indignation in action vs 12 This is the second time Jesus had done this and the first time He used a whip to chase everyone away! (see John 2)
Righteous indignation defined by the modern world A reactive emotion of anger over perceived mistreatment, insult, or malice. It is akin to what is called the sense of injustice.
Righteous indignation defined by the Scriptures Although the actual term does not appear, the content most certainly does. It contains much of the same attributes as the modern worlds definition, but it mainly has to do with defending our faith and the things of God.
How did Jesus defend His actions? I’m God I can overthrow tables if I want! “it is written”