|What Went Wrong with Nadab and Abihu|
The odd Old Testament episode is a sharp reminder of our need for Jesus.
It’s been a bad year for pastoral scandals in the church. Whether Roman Catholic cardinals or high-profile Protestant pastors, it’s been devastating and sobering to read about sins and abuses by those entrusted to preach the gospel and shepherd God’s people.
Besides the horror of the abuses themselves, the sharp contrast between an outwardly successful ministry and the apparent darkness within is deeply discouraging. If our spiritual leaders cannot be trusted, who can?
Thursday, October 25, 2018
What Went Wrong with Nadab and Abihu