Can we deny that Moses and Elijah, the two witnesses who spoke with Jesus in glory about Jesus’ death, represent yesterday and the disreputable practice of killing people instead of saving lives?
And sent messengers before his face: and they went, and entered into a village of the Samaritans, to make ready for him. Luke. 9:52, And they did not receive him, because his face was as though he would go to Jerusalem. Luke. 9:53, And when his disciples James and John saw [this], they said, Lord, wilt thou that we command fire to come down from heaven, and consume them, even as Elias did? Luke. 9:54, But he turned, and rebuked them, and said, Ye know not what manner of spirit ye are of. Luke. 9:55,Luke 9:52-55
Where did the sons of thunder learn that behaviour? They learned those attitudes from being drilled day and night, going and coming, rising and sitting, to obey the law and the prophets. It was trashy then; not good enough for kingdom spiritual in New Testament times. and still is substandard today. Where are you learning your inglorious talk?