The Pharisees

Last week, we discussed about the Sadducees. This Sunday the Pharisees are our main focus. Who were they? In contrast to the Sadducees, they were mostly middle class businessmen and therefore were in contact with the common man. They were held in much higher esteem by the common man than

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The Sadducees

The Gospels refer often to the Sadducees and Pharisees, as Jesus was in constant conflict with them. The Sadducees and Pharisees comprised the ruling class of Israel. There are many similarities between the two groups but important differences between them as well. During the time of Christ and the New

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Let The Lord Build You

“And I say unto you, that thou art Peter and upon this rock I will build my Church and the gate of hell shall not prevail against it” When the passion of Jesus was getting close and at Caesera Philippi on his way to Jerusalem with his disciples, he suddenly

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