Does Jesus Advocate Self Mutilation?



Jesus commanded us that if our hand or eye causes us to sin to cut it off (our hand), or pluck it out (our eye) and cast them away from us so that they do not cause us to perish. Was he advocating self-mutilation? This is crass language from our Lord – wouldn’t you agree? A comparative blog article is below.

http://gospelofrepentance.blogspot.com/2013/11/what-jesus-you-want-me-to-mutilate.html