The Holy Spirit and Slander

Understanding the Mission of Jesus

Jesus was speaking to some Pharisees and His disciples when He said, “And so I tell you this: no sin, no slander, is beyond forgiveness for men, except slander spoken against the Holy Spirit, and that will not be forgiven.  Any man who speaks a word against the Son of Man will be forgiven, but if anyone speaks against the Holy Spirit, for him there is no forgiveness, either in this age or in the age to come”

According to Jesus, Matthew 12:31-32, the only sin that will not be forgiven is slander against the Holy Spirit.  Literally speaking, every other sin can be forgiven by God.  What did Jesus mean?  Possibly, He meant . . .

A popular claim from evangelists and preachers is that they are anointed, and their words are coming directly from the Holy Spirit when they speak.  I have even seen cases where a musical…

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