Christians - The Sermon on the Mount

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    Do you think God expects us to live it?
     
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    I think he expects us to try to live it. We all fall short so he knows we will miss the mark occasionally.
     
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    ^^^^ This.

    God and I have the occasional heated debate about this. I try.... but he made me a sarcastic devilish individual so I can't be responsible when I fail to live up to Him. :lol:
     
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    If your arms cause you to stumble--learn poise
    If your eyescause you to lust--flirt...

    That Sermon on the Mount?
     
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    He also gave you free will to change who you are.
     
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    You don't hear about it much. Too liberal I suppose. :eusa_angel:
     
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    the sermon on the mount is in how many gospels?

    and it directs you to be perfect .......something man cannot do
     
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    I'd hate to think that He wasted His time and energy
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    If you aim for perfection, chances are you'll land somewhere near excellence.
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    What do you think repentence is? people seem to think repentence is some horrible things.
     
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    The full sermon is in Matthew, you can find parts of it in other Gospels.

    And yes, we can be perfect, but only through the Grace of God.
     

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