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Jesus decried the hard-hearted application of law

Posted: June 5, 2018 at 1 a.m.

The conflict between love and law is one of the major themes in the Christian New Testament. Most of the opposition Jesus faced came from well-meaning people defending laws, rules and customs they believed Jesus was breaking. Though rarely angry, Jesus reacted strongly whenever people used the law as an excuse to act with hardness of heart. An example:

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