Originally Posted by NathanATX
"It says what it says & means what it means?" Don't be absurd. I highly doubt you are applying levitical law to your life. Your double standard is hypocritical.
Jesus vociferously defended the moral code of the Old Testament Law. He abolished some of the Temple Law, and Ceremonial Law, and all of the human decrees laid upon the people by successive generations of the Jewish priesthood. But, Jesus never changed any of the moral law.