Voice in the Wilderness Part 2: Departing from the Comfortable

When you consider the situation of occupation and the relationship the Sanhedrin had to create to continue to exist there had to be an exchange of interests. Those were: 1. Submission to promote the Roman cause. 2. Authority based on the guarantee that they would strongly advocate submission to dissuade even with the penalty of death the submission to the occupation. For all it was a win win situation.  It was one that bred corruption at the heart of the spiritual leadership of the land. Why do you think Caiaphas made that fantastic prophetic statement that it was preferable that … Continue reading Voice in the Wilderness Part 2: Departing from the Comfortable