When Tradition Trumps Scripture

Journey with Jesus

When Tradition Trumps Scripture

Mark 7: 1-23

The Hollowness of Religious TRADITION – v. 1-8

  • Jesus teaches that doing religious ACTIVITIES on the outside does not mean a person is right on the inside

The Struggle between CULTURE and Truth – v. 9-13

  • Jesus teaches that if there is a conflict between culture and Scripture, the believer should follow SCRIPTURE.

The Condition of Our HEART is Paramount – v. 14-23

  • Jesus teaches that the purity of a person is not determined by external actions, but an internal heart CHANGE