June 9, 1993
When an impertinent lawyer stood up to test Jesus, He responded not with an answer, or even a rebuke, but with a story. The parable of the good Samaritan encouraged the lawyer to evaluate the condition of his own heart—a practice that is also necessary for us today. Considering this familiar story, Alistair Begg explores the challenges we face when our pride prevents us from authentically loving our neighbors.
25And behold, a lawyer stood up to put him to the test, saying, “Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?”
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