credit: Myla Grier

Jesus is the Original Clapback King

Myla Grier

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I was reading the Gospel according to St. John (Chapter 8) where the scribes and Pharisees (who were scripturally knowledgeable people) brought a woman accused of adultery to Jesus, while he was teaching in the temple.

My first response was, “Well, what about the man? She wasn’t “adulterering” alone, was she?” Typical to the time and place, the woman would be the one to pay the price of sexual sins…

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