March 24, 2024

You’ve Heard It Said, Part III

Speaker: Brandon Phillips Series: Matthew: The King and His Glory Category: Matthew Scripture: Matthew 5:27–31


In Matthew 5:27-30, Jesus teaches the second of six demanding truths that characterize the Kingdom way, which is the heart of OT law.

Jesus teaches:  

  • Thou Shalt Not Lust! (Matt 5:27-30)‌
  • Jesus gives the letter of the command (Matt 5:27)
  • Jesus gives the spirit of the command (Matt 5:28)
  • Jesus illustrates the seriousness of the command (Matt 5:29-30)
    • Pluck your Eye! (Matt 5:29)
    • Cut off your Hand! (Matt 5:30)


  • And Can It Be (170)
  • His Robes For Mine
  • Come Thou Almighty King (42)
  • God The Uncreated One (King Forevermore)
  • Beneath the Cross of Jesus (205)