Sermons by Larry Cross

Sermons by Larry Cross

What Defiles?

Mark 7: 1-23 1 Now when the Pharisees and some of the scribes who had come from Jerusalem gathered around him, 2 they noticed that some of his disciples were eating with defiled hands, that is, without washing them. 3 (For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, do not eat unless they thoroughly wash their hands, thus observing the tradition of the elders; 4 and they do not eat…

Forgiven at Jesus' Feet

LUKE 7:36-50 NRSV 36 One of the Pharisees asked Jesus to eat with him, and he went into the Pharisee’s house and took his place at the table.  37 And a woman in the city, who was a sinner, having learned that he was eating in the Pharisee’s house, brought an alabaster jar of ointment.  38 She stood behind him at his feet, weeping, and began to bathe his feet…