Tag: Jesus

Are Tithing and Sowing Seeds the Same?

IN THIS EPISODE of The Tithing Hoax podcast, I address a question by one of our visitors:  Are tithing and sowing seeds the same thing? The phrase “sowing seeds” is use often in the church, especially among Prosperity Gospel and Word of Faith preachers.  When they use the phrase, they are referring to you giving…

What Did Jesus Say about Tithes?

Answer:  In short, not much.  According to the Bible, Jesus only mentioned the word tithe three times. Jesus references tithes in the following verses: Matthew 23:23-24 Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye pay tithe of mint and anise and cummin, and have omitted the weightier matters of the law, judgment, mercy, and…

Did Jesus Tithe?

PROPOSITION: BASED UPON the tithe commandments of the Mosaic Law Jesus was not required to pay tithes. Objective: To show Christians that if tithing was not required of Jesus then it is not required of them. Introduction One of the misconceptions about the biblical tithe is that God required everyone to pay tithes. However, this is not…