posted on May, 15 2013 @ 11:36 AM
Originally posted by kingofmd
Context context context. Im am not saying, not to do "nice" things for people, but in context this is not what Jesus is talking about.
31“When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit on his glorious throne. 32 All the nations will be gathered
before him, and he will separate the people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats. 33 He will put the sheep on his right
and the goats on his left.
This judgment occurs after the tribulation, who will be judged? Verse 32: All nations.
They will be judged for how they treated whom? Verse 40
40 “The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for
Who was Jesus speaking to? The Jews.
In context Jesus is speaking about the judgment of the world according to how they treat the Jewish people during the coming tribulation. It is NOT a
blanket command to be "nice" to everyone, although it wouldn't hurt to do it anyways.
Tribulation and anguish, upon every soul of man that doeth evil, of the Jew first, and also of the Gentile;
But glory, honour, and peace, to every man that worketh good, to the Jew first, and also to the Gentile:
For there is no respect of persons with God...
For he is not a Jew, which is one outwardly; neither is that circumcision, which is outward in the flesh:
But he is a Jew, which is one inwardly; and circumcision is that of the heart, in the spirit, and not in the letter; whose praise is not of men, but
of God. Romans2
And David himself saith in the book of Psalms, The Lord said unto my Lord, Sit thou on my right hand, Till I make thine enemies thy footstool. David
therefore calleth him Lord, how is he then his son? Luke20
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