Contributed by Jim Butcher on Feb 9, 2021
The problem here is not so much that the religious leaders didn't understand Jesus. It's more that they actually do understand Him. What's He saying that is so provocative?
THE CLIMAX OF THE CONVERSATION: The more they understood Jesus, the more they thought He was crazy.
- John 8:48, 52a, 55-57, 59.
- This is the climax of a long conversation in John 8 that we’ve handled in several sermons because there is so much content there. The further the conversation went,