Matthew 8:10-13

10When Jesus heard this, he was astonished and said to those following him, “I tell you the truth, I have not found anyone in Israel with such great faith. 11I say to you that many will come from the east and the west, and will take their places at the feast with Abraham, Isaac and Jacob in the kingdom of heaven. 12But the subjects of the kingdom will be thrown outside, into the darkness, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.”

13Then Jesus said to the centurion, “Go! It will be done just as you believed it would.” And his servant was healed at that very hour.

One response to “Matthew 8:10-13

  1. The Jews were the natural subjects of the kingdom because they were chosen by God. They observed feasts and traditions but they did not have faith like this Gentile.

    God says that tradition and lineage will be cast aside in place of those with true faith and that faith is the key to the kingdom of Heaven.

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