Context: Mat 16:05 When the disciples reached the other side, they had forgotten to bring any bread.
Mat 16:6 Jesus said to them, “Take heed and beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and Sadducees.”
Mat 16:7 And they discussed it among themselves, saying, “We brought no bread.”
Mat 16:8 But Jesus, aware of this, said, “O men of little faith, why do you discuss among yourselves the fact that you have no bread?
Mat 16:9 Do you not yet perceive? Do you not remember the five loaves of the five thousand, and how many baskets you gathered?
Mat 16:10 Or the seven loaves of the four thousand, and how many baskets you gathered?
Mat 16:11 How is it that you fail to perceive that I did not speak about bread? Beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and Sadducees.”
Mat 16:12 Then they understood that he did not tell them to beware of the leaven of bread, but of the teaching of the Pharisees and Sadducees.
What are the commands of Jesus Christ which we need to obey? In disciple-making, Jesus commanded the following in Matthew 28:20: “teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you…” What are the commands that we are to follow and teach others as identified by Jesus’ use of the imperative mood in the Greek?
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