The passage for today takes place in the final days of Jesus and opposition to Him is fierce. Why would people oppose Jesus after all He has done? Because, people in power do not like to lose power. Jesus’ response to this opposition is yet another reason to follow Him.
Scripture References: Mark 12:13-17, Mark 3:6, Matthew 5:11-12, 2 Tim. 3:12, I Cor. 4:12, 2 Cor. 12:10, Romans 12:14, Acts 7:56