How this and other high profile cases reveal bias in the black community.
Scriptures to note:
For God does not show favoritism. Romans 2:11
The Peter began to speak: “I now truly understand that God does not show favoritism.
My brothers and sisters, believers in our glorious Lord Jesus Christ must not show favoritism. James 2:1
But if you show favoritism, you sin and are convicted by the law as transgressors. James 2:9
Do not judge by appearances, but judge with right judgement. John 7:24
And He will delight in the fear of the Lord. He will not judge by what His eyes see, and He will not decide by what His ears hear, but with righteousness he will judge the needy, with justice he will give decisions for the poor of the earth. He will strike the earth with the rod of his mouth; with the breath of his lips he will slay the wicked. Isaiah 11:4
Or do you not know that the Lord’s people will judge the world? And if you are to judge the world, are you not competent to judge trivial cases? 1 Corinthians 6:2
The person with the Spirit makes judgments about all things, but such a person is not subject to merely human judgments. 1 Corinthians 2:15
Do not repay evil with evil or insult with insult. On the contrary, repay evil with blessing, because to this you were called so that you may inherit a blessing. 1 Peter 3:9
Stephanie Kekeocha was born and raised in Chicago, IL. She has a bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences from University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). (read more)
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