Sermons on Sin

Adultery and Stoning

Text:  John 8:3-9 Most of us have been reading this story of the woman caught in adultery for decades and think it has little to offer us in the way of new information.  Well, for starters, ask yourself, “How is it possible to catch one person in the act of adultery?”  But the sexism of Bible culture is not our focus here.  Nor is the physical act of stoning.  I’ve had to explain to generations of teenagers that when St.…