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“Sign of thy Coming…” Mt.24:3

“What shall these things be? and what shall be the sign of thy coming, and of the end of the world?” This was a private discourse which the apostles asked Jesus and the answer he gave we shall take as … Continue reading

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A Gentile King’s Dream- (Dan.2:31-35)

Here we have a clue what is the Spirit trying to inform us with regard to future events. We shall consider it as a guide to the book of Revelation. However by making him forget the dream God had specifically … Continue reading

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Seventy Weeks (Dan.9:24)

“Seventy weeks are determined upon thy people and thy holy city…” Firstly the weeks are not intended literally. Here we have a prophecy, which however has a great bearing upon our understanding of the book of revelation. Eschatology of the … Continue reading

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Numbers and their significance in the Bible

(This is an excerpt from my book Marginalia, a Concise Guide to the Bible- amended) Numbers: In Bible numbers have many uses. We see it used for rhetorical purposes. ’For three transgressions of Damascus, and for four, I will not … Continue reading

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Parable of the Prodigal Son (Lk.15:11-32)

The Parable of the Prodigal Son is an illustration of God’s long-suffering nature. He gives sinners a long rope upon which some hang themselves while some, like the younger son in the parable came to realize, just the right time … Continue reading

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Spiritual Bodies-an excerpt

Spiritual Bodies Christ Jesus in glory is a representation that is to be revealed in us. When we are in Christ we consider we are dead to the world so sin shall have no dominion over us. Baptism by water … Continue reading

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The Spirit of Truth-Jn.14:17

The Spirit in order to bring out the glory of God for human understanding uses the Word from a frame of reference and it is the Principle of Similitude. Alphabets are symbols as hieroglyphics consists of pictorial representation. Most of … Continue reading

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