Repent or Perish: Jesus Teaches That Everyone Needs to Believe (Luke 13:1-5)
Jesus addresses a horrific current event. Pilate had murdered some Jews while they were sacrificing and had mixed the blood of his victims with their sacrifices. Did this happen to these victims because they were greater sinners than everyone else? Jesus answers with a resounding "No," and then declares that everyone is sinful and needs to "repent" or perish. What does repentance involve?