But whoso shall offend one of these little ones which believe in me, it were better for him that a millstone were hanged about his neck, and that he were drowned in the depth of the sea.
God does not care if you are a Christian or not. “it were better for him that a millstones were hanged about his neck”, God is saying if you want to offend the little in sin against me, I would rather have a millstone around your neck.
Cause to feel upset, annoyed, or present. Hurt someone’s feelings given offense to, an affront, displease, upset, distress, hurt word; annoy, anger, exasperate irritate, vex, pique, gall, irk, nettle.
Definition of milestone
A heavy and inescapable responsibility. Burden, encumbrance, dead weight, cross to bear, albatross, load, either of a pair of circular stones, a substance is ground, as in a mill. Imagine, guys having a millstone around your neck every time you offend your child. Millstone weight= 16,289 and Ib/in=1,6291b, your weight is probably 130 or around 200Ib. You do the math! WOW. Lord help us, by the name of Jesus.