Contributed by George Barton on Jan 22, 2006
CLARIFIES WHAT JESUS TAUGHT ABOUT FASTING
FASTING AS TAUGHT BY JESUS
Study the following four points concerning fasting, and the texts which illustrate them.
1. Jewish people, including John the Baptist and Jesus, and Gentiles, strongly influenced by Jewish traditions, practiced fasting in New Testament times.
(Mat 4:1 NIV) Then