Looking Past Lust

Today, Pastor Dan continues the series "Why He Died." 

Scripture References:
Matthew 5:27–30 (NRSV)
27 “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall not commit adultery.’ 28 But I say to you that everyone who looks at a woman with lust has already committed adultery with her in his heart.
 29 If your right eye causes you to sin, tear it out and throw it away; it is better for you to lose one of your members than for your whole body to be thrown into hell.30 And if your right hand causes you to sin, cut it off and throw it away; it is better for you to lose one of your members than for your whole body to go into hell.


Matthew 6:22–23 (NRSV)
22 “The eye is the lamp of the body. So, if your eye is healthy, your whole body will be full of light; 23 but if your eye is unhealthy, your whole body will be full of darkness. If then the light in you is darkness, how great is the darkness! 


Psalm 101:2–3 (NRSV)
2 …… I will walk with integrity of heart within my house; 3 I will not set before my eyes anything that is base…... 
 

Job 31:1 (NIV)
1 “I made a covenant with my eyes not to look lustfully at a young woman.


Matthew 5:8 (NRSV)
8 “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.