Jesus transcended cultural norms and was not above spending time with the outcasts of society he spoke truth to sinners and loved them he offered them hope, based on their repentance and faith in himself (mark 1:15. Jesus' attitudes to and treatment of outcasts in luke's gospel throughout luke's gospel, there are a lot of examples of jesus' caring of outcasts in 'a crippled woman healed on the sabbath' jesus was caring towards the woman he healed, but he also stressed the importance of healing as he healed a woman on the day of the sabbath, a day which. The attitude of jesus was that it was lawful to do good and to save life on the sabbath thus it is not that jesus disregarded the sabbath rather, he redefined what it meant to keep the sabbath holy. In this parable luke brings together in starkest of contrasts jesus' attitudes to these two groups, as focused in just two men, a pharisee and a tax collector luke endorses jesus' criticisms of the pharisees, that they trusted in themselves that they were righteous and they treated others with (literally) 'utter contempt.
Ask jesus to give you love for them and to help you understand what they are feeling and needing from him stepping into their lives to build intentional friendships is a means of displaying jesus' love and compassion to them. Jesus indicated a new attitude must be taken toward the samaritans when he passed through their towns instead of crossing the jordan to avoid them (jn 4:4-5), when he spoke with a samaritan woman, contrary to jewish custom (jn 4:9), and when he said a time would come when worshiping in jerusalem or on mount gerazim would not be important (jn 4. Jesus' interactions with women are an important element in the theological debate about christianity and womenwomen are prominent in the story of jesushe was born of a woman, had numerous interactions with women, and was seen first by women after his resurrection. Jesus explained in v 31 that this meant that the publicans and harlots (the social outcasts) would make it to heaven before the chief priests and elders because they were doing the will of their father.
Jesus looked up and saw the rich putting their gifts into the offering box, and he saw a poor widow put in two small copper coins and he said, truly, i tell you, this poor widow has put in more than all of them. At the beginning of his earthly ministry, jesus announces that the kingdom of heaven has come near (matthew 4:17) when we read kingdom of heaven, we may think of harps, clouds, and angel choirs, but jesus is clear that the kingdom of heaven refers to god's rule on earth. Essay on jesus' attitudes to and treatment of outcasts in luke's gospel - jesus' attitudes to and treatment of outcasts in luke's gospel throughout luke's gospel, there are a lot of examples of jesus' caring of outcasts. Text luke 17:11-19  now on his way to jerusalem, jesus traveled along the border between samaria and galilee  as he was going into a village, ten men who had leprosy met him.
Jesus broke religious laws to help outcasts jesus healed the blind man on the sabbath and broke the laws against working by making clay and by healingthe rest of john 9 after the first 5 verses is the stormy story of conflict over legalistic religion. • to be a christian means to be jesus-like, namely child-like as jesus the mysteries of god, the teachings of the gospel can be grasped only by little children and their likes. 46 lesson 7 jesus and the social outcasts verses teach us about jesus and people of the lower class in soci-ety after taking a spiritual break from. Jesus' attitudes to and treatment of outcasts in luke's gospel throughout luke's gospel, there are a lot of examples of jesus' caring of outcasts. In conclusion i am of the personal belief that jesus's messages and attitudes towards outcasts was in fact a departure from judaism as first and foremost speaking with outcasts and hanging around with them alone was seen as wrong much more dining with them in their home such as jesus did with zaccheus in luke 19:1.
Jesus welcomed sinners because he believed that god is love and that his ministry was to give human, visible expression to that love for jesus, god's love was more concerned with forgiveness and reconciliation and new life, a fresh start, than with condemnation, punishment and retribution. The man with dropsy was a real man, and jesus means real people with disabilities when he tells his host to invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind so too the poor and disabled people in the parable represent real people with real disabilities who are really poor. Yet, jesus apparently associated with such people at dinner parties the pharisees charged that jesus was a glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners (luke 7:34) even though jesus belonged to the middle class, he reached out to people of the lower class. Jesus said to them, truly, i say to you, the tax collectors and the prostitutes go into the kingdom of god before you for john came to you in the way of righteousness, and you did not believe him, but the tax collectors and the prostitutes believed him.
Jesus came into conflict with the scribes often because he and his disciples did not observe their traditions mark 7 describes an example of jesus and his followers not observing traditional rules in relation to the sabbath and cleanness. The pharisees charged that jesus was a glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners (luke 7:34) even though jesus belonged to the middle class, he reached out to people of the lower class. 68 adult faith connections leader the social outcast in luke's gospel a stable joseph, mary, and the infant jesus some barnyard animals three. Jesus' attitudes to and treatment of outcasts in luke's gospel 1577 words | 7 pages jesus' attitudes to and treatment of outcasts in luke's gospel throughout luke's gospel, there are a lot of examples of jesus' caring of outcasts.
Jesus went to great lengths to show his attitude towards the outcast and the marginalised he was a friend to the natural 'enemy', whether that be a samaritan or a roman officer, and he touched the untouchables. In my resentment for my treatment by individual persons, i stopped showing love for them, and i blamed entire denominations for the actions of a few members god has allowed me to see that anyone, in any denomination, can open his eyes and understand the truth revealed in god's love to me and my people.
In the parable of the rich man and lazarus, the rich man should have used his money to help lazarus but he only used his money for his own enjoyment it says in vs 19 that he dressed in the latest and best fashions and spent all his money on partying and buying expensive things for himself. Of the woman caught in adultery, and jesus' compassionate treatment of this social outcast in the story of the healing of the demoniac in mark 5:1-20 we see jesus calmly. Moreover, jesus directly challenges social and religious attitudes that act to keep the marginalized in their places of oppression his actions in the temple, his friendships with women, and his advocacy for the poor, make it clear that his programme included a deep and fearless challenging of the prejudices and injustices of his day.