Contributed by Michael Stover on May 7, 2001
This sin is something we just don’t talk about today. It is not one of the Baptist ’biggies’; it is hidden, private, and all the more dangerous.
I. A Discipline that is Deceitful
A. Pharisees Insisted on External Obedience
1. Pharisees had reduced commandment number seven down to the mere physical act of adultery
2. Cup and platter analogy (Matthew 23:25-26), “Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you cleanse the outside of