Monthly Archives: February 2018

Abraham and Lot- free will

God had called out Abraham and he departed Haran trusting in God and it was counted as righteousness unto him. He was strong in faith and he became the friend of God on account of his faith. Lot, his nephew … Continue reading

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The Hagar Episode: free will and predestination explained

Predestination of God is set in human interactions where human responses to their circumstances are not excluded but allowed expression. A good example we have of this in the manner Sarai gave Hagar to Abraham. Obviously Sarah and Abraham did … Continue reading

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Patriarch Abraham: a study

  The Life of Abraham has many lessons for us. It warns us to live according to what God demands us of and not according to the standard of others. God could have dealt with Abraham without his having to … Continue reading

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Glory of God (conclusion)

Whenever we discuss God, we need understand that there is a clear distinction between Holiness and Glory . His Name has a specific gravity that is Absolute. It is what his holiness signifies. “Holy is his name (Lk.1:49)”. In order … Continue reading

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Glory of God-2

  Glory of God when translated as giving a form to the earth it is not pointing out any specific geographical feature but what the creatures can benefit from the whole. Power and glory are what gives muscle to Natural … Continue reading

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Glory of God

What is the glory of God? Consider the mercy seat on the Ark of the Covenant. Glory of God resting between the cherubs with outstretched wings signified His presence. Under Mosaic law the presence of God or Shekinah was associated … Continue reading

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A death in the family: fall of Man

Here we are concerned about two aspects of the fall of man. Glory of God gave, as we have already discussed in the study of Genesis, a shape. The earth was without form but in the creation account of God, … Continue reading

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