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Old 22 August 2011, 09:43 AM
Jaime Vargas Jaime Vargas is offline
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Originally Posted by Steve Eisenberg View Post
Jesus makes a number of quoted statements, in the Gospels, that probably do not correspond to words early Christians would have put in his mouth if they had the choice. For example, Matthew 5:17-18:
Ah, but remember that Matthew's Gospel was directed as Christians from a Jewish background. The Gospel writers had their own agendas; Luke wrote for Christians of Gentile background and he would have quoted Jesus implying the opposite.
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