Daily Archives: February 29, 2016

Jesus and Sinners

Mark 2:13-17 Parallel Texts: Matthew 9:9; Luke 5:27-28 Still in Galilee, Jesus calls another disciple, and this time He has a questionable choice: Levi (Matthew) the tax collector. Tax collectors are none too popular in our day, but back then … Continue reading

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Jesus Meets His Critics

Mark 2:1-12 Parallel Texts: Matthew 9:2-8; Luke 5:17-26 In this passage, Jesus has returned to┬áCapernaum from His Kingdom Tour, and the people are excited to have Him back in town. During this period,┬áCapernaum is His ‘home base’. As the crowd … Continue reading

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