Straight-up Jesus here. Wanna see how Jesus deals with money, debt, the poor, taxes … the things that gravitate us to and repel us from one another? Check out what Jesus says about that stuff right here.
Jesus had a lot to say about the homeless, wealth, prosperity, poverty, riches, the poor, the needy and giving. Here is a compilation of everything I have found. It is worth reading this to get a sense of what Jesus thinks and what he requires of us.
There is a lot of confusion among the followers of Jesus about much of this. When you read it all, you will get a sense of the mind of Jesus. My suggestion is to read through this more than once. You may want to read it once a week for a while. What Jesus tells us needs to be thoroughly absorbed. This is foundational to the radical world Jesus wants us to be a part of.
One question to seriously ask is “Did Jesus really mean all of this?”
The second question that follows is “Knowing what I now know, what should I…
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