Radical Righteousness: The Christian and Murder

Radical Righteousness: The Christian and Murder

Scripture Reference:  Matthew 5:21-26

Sermon in a Sentence

The radical demands of the righteousness that Christ requires tells us that murder in the heart is just as serious as murder in action.

Sermon Outline

  1. The true Christ-follower will not simply avoid taking a physical life, but will refrain from any behavior that takes away from the personhood and dignity of another human being.
  2. The true Christ-follower will always pursue reconciliation in their personal relationships.