Mat 10:40-42  “He who receives you receives me (No Imperative)

Imperative: Mat 10:40-42  “He who receives you receives me (No Imperative)


Mat 10:40  “He who receives you receives me, and he who receives me receives him who sent me. 41  He who receives a prophet because he is a prophet shall receive a prophet’s reward, and he who receives a righteous man because he is a righteous man shall receive a righteous man’s reward. 42  And whoever gives to one of these little ones even a cup of cold water because he is a disciple, truly, I say to you, he shall not lose his reward.”

GREEK VERBS:  No imperative verbs are present that are spoken by Jesus.




NOTE (my commentary)

What does this quote say?
What does it say that I should obey?
What is the wish? What are the outcomes?
What are the basic steps?
What are the obstacles?
Who needs to hear this?


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