Would Jesus _____? It seems to be a popular question these days. A lot of digital ink has been spilled on the topic. Some of it is thought provoking. Some of it is irksome. Most of it is shaped by the agendas of the writers. Jesus behaves in a way that supports their point of view.
Instead of pontificating about what Jesus would do, maybe we out to spend more time examining what he did do. All of it. No picking and choosing. No redefining terms to suit our needs. No changing our usual hermeneutics. Look at the text and answer the question, what did Jesus do?