It was a common pattern for the rabbis to use. “You have heard it said…but I say to you….” But what he was saying was anything but common.
What if our teachings and traditions have missed the mark? What if the Law was about something more than clean and unclean, legal and illegal, in and out? What if fulfilling Torah is not about being right, but about being light?
I'm tired of people being offended that others find their offensiveness so offensive.