This is the Lord’s prayer offered on the night of His betrayal. Part 1 addresses His prayer concerning His work being completed.
Is Jesus your spiritual sustenance?
“For where your treasure is, there your heart will also be”
“You have heard that it was said, You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy. But I say to you, love your enemies…”
“You have heard…But I Say to You…” We must NEVER dismiss the intent of God’s will, regardless of which law one is under.
We must also obey His commands AS He intended them to be obeyed. Why? Because our heart is in the right place – (1 John 4:19 – we love Him because He first loved us).
“And seeing the multitudes, He went up on a mountain, and when He was seated His disciples came to Him. Then He opened His mouth and taught them,…” Matthew 5:1