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About bennythomas

I am a Dutch citizen. An architect by profession I am married and have six grandchildren. I am still keen on expressing myself and each day is new and an occasion where I might bring out from within something worthwhile.

Just One point: kangaroo word

Consider this verse surrounding the birth of Jesus. Gospel account of St Matthew quotes Hosea and says, ’Out of Egypt have I called my son (Matt.2.15;Hos.11:1). The Spirit annotates this elliptically when Moses tells Pharaoh thus, “And thou shalt say … Continue reading

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Just one point: predestination

Predestination is a theological concept that cannot be understood with rational mind. Glory of man is like the grass that withers away. How does predestination work for him in such a case? God ‘of his own will begat us with … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalms 149-150- ‘in the Firmament of His Power’

Main points we need focus upon are as follows; in the firmament of the power is of honor, and is invested on his saints to execute judgment as written. This covers both heaven and the earth respectively. 1; new song … Continue reading

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Meditation-Psalm 148- ‘In the Heights’

In these concluding Psalms we are given a foretaste of our inheritance in the light. It is our Pisgah moment God revealing what He has in store for us. “And Moses went up from the plains of Moab unto the … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 147- ‘In His Mercy’

  In the creation  account we read God named the firmament that He made, heaven; so did He the earth, where He separated  Seas and Land.  Names that He called each because His Power and Wisdom established already what went … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 146- ‘Thy God of Zion’

Let us consider vv.5-6. “The God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the Lord his God:/ Which made heaven, and earth, the sea, and all that therein is: which keepeth truth for ever:” The God of Jacob is … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 145-‘The Lord is Good’

This Psalm of David is a Psalm of praise. The verses 8-10  forms the keystone holding up the kingdom of God. Three elements His nature,His providence and His glory make up the eternal throne of glory. ‘The Lord is gracious, and … Continue reading

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