This commandment Jesus describes, is as broad and does not just refer to adultery between married people. This commandment covers all kinds of sexual perversity and immorality. I don’t think anyone would disagree with the fact that we live in a sex-crazy, sensual, seductive society. Our culture is sex consumed.
May 1, 2011 – May 7, 2011 – Explain how deep the concept of moral purity is. Proverbs 21:8; Matthew 5:27, 28. Note: “When the thought of evil is loved and cherished, however secretly, said Jesus, it shows that sin still reigns in the heart. The soul is still in the gall of bitterness and in the bond of iniquity.”
July 7, 2013 – July 13, 2013 – Compare the number of Simeonites counted at Sinai with the number calculated after the apostasy instigated by Balaam at Shittim. Numbers 1:22, 23; 25:1–5, 9; 26:2, 14. What does this imply? Note: “At the numbering of Israel, just before their entrance to Canaan, Simeon was the smallest tribe.”