But Jesus beheld them, and said unto them. With men this is impossible; but with God all things are possible – Matthew 19:26
Impossible – Not capable of being done or happening. Not capable of being endured, inconceivable, unachievable, unimaginable.
A young ruler came to Jesus and asked Him what he could do to enter into eternal life. Jesus instructed him to keep the commandments by telling him the commandments. The young ruler informed Jesus he had kept the commandment from his youth; what was he lacking to keep him from entering into the kingdom of God. Jesus instructed him to sell what he had and give to the poor. When the young ruler heard the instructions he went away sorrowful because he had great possessions.
Jesus instructed the disciples, it would be hard for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God; implying it would be difficulty, but not hopeless, and this shocked the disciples, they wanted to know who then can be saved? Jesus said unto them “With men this is impossible; but with God all things are possible”.Read More