Why You Asking All These Questions

September 23, 2018


I. ​Mark 11:27-12:12
They arrived again in Jerusalem, and while Jesus was walking in the temple courts, the chief priests, the teachers of the law and the elderscametohim.2​8​“Bywhatauthorityareyoudoingthese things?” they asked. “And who gave you authority to do this?”29​Jesusreplied,“Iwillaskyouonequestion.Answerme..3​0​John’s baptism—was it from heaven, or of human origin? Tell me!”…Jesus then began to speak to them in parables: “A man planted a vineyard…Then he rented the vineyard to some farmers and moved to another place. 2​ ​At harvest time he sent a servant to the tenants to collect from them some of the fruit of the vineyard. 3​ ​But they seized him, beat him and sent him away empty-handed….“He had one left to send, a son, whom he loved. He sent him last of all,saying, ‘They will respect my son.’ 7​ ​“But the tenants said to one another, ‘This is the heir. Come, let’s kill him, and the inheritance willbeours.’…1​2​Thenthechiefpriests,theteachersofthelawand the elders looked for a way to arrest him…