There are two accounts in the New Testament where Jesus cursed a fig tree. The curse resulted in the killing of the tree. Why did this happen? In both accounts, Jesus was hungry. He wanted figs! The tree was in leaf, but had no fruit so Jesus cursed the tree and it died. The differences between the two accounts is that in Mark it says it was not the season for fruit, and in Matthew it says the tree withered immediately, not overnight. Continue reading
Emotions! Did Jesus have emotions?
Everyone may know the “shortest verse” in the Bible! You may know it and have memorized it since it’s so short! Great!
Where is it found in the Bible? Continue reading