God says honor parents, Jesus says hate them (so says an atheist))

I want to tackle another supposed contradiction in the Bible. An atheist uses this argument to say that the Bible contradicts Itself.

God says honor parents, Jesus says hate them.

Exodus 20:12 – Honor your father and your mother …

Luke 14:26 – If anyone comes to me and does not hate his father and mother, his wife and children, his brothers and sisters – yes, even his own life – he cannot be my disciple.

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