Was Jesus Liberal?

To read the Bible in a year, read Matthew 8.
Frequently people will say, especially preachers, that large churches are liberal. The reasoning goes that our generation is so wicked, a church has to be liberal to attract large crowds. And of course, by liberal, they mean unsound, hence apostate. What would they say about Jesus, who lived in what He called an evil and adulterous generation, because large crowds followed Him? Matthew wrote, “When He had come down from the mountain, great multitudes followed Him” (Matthew 8.1).
The only ones I know who did not like the large crowds following Jesus were the Pharisees, who eventually killed Him.
What then shall we think or say about large churches? Why do we think we have to say anything? Every church, large or small, must be accepted or rejected based on the teaching of Scripture.

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