Category Archives: God

Annotated Romans-Ro.13:1-8-“God is Love”

  Mercy like Love is a facet of Holiness to which only God is entitled. I AM THAT I AM is the Name and it characterizes God. Jesus Christ the same yesterday, today and forever similarly delineates Holiness of God … Continue reading

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Annotated Romans-Ro.9:24 -33-” a remnant”

Here in the concluding passage we shall examine three ideas namely children of the living God, a remnant and lastly Christ as the rock of offense. God is eternal. This being the case what does the expression ‘the living God’ … Continue reading

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Annotated Romans-Ro.9:19-23- “Good Works”

Thou wilt say then unto me, Why doth he yet find fault? For who hath resisted his will? 20¬†Nay but, O man, who art thou that repliest against God? Shall the thing formed say to him that formed it, Why … Continue reading

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Annotated Romans-Ro.9:10-18- “Mercy of God”

It is God who shows mercy (v.16). While we discuss the nature of mercy no better lesson we could have than from the story of Ruth. At first let us consider God’s ways with regards to children of His promise … Continue reading

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Annotated RomansRo.9:4-9- “children of the promise”

When we consider the Israelites there are a number of features making their adoption as people of God as exceptional. When they groaned under the severity of tasks laid over them by Egyptian overseers¬† “And God heard their groaning, and … Continue reading

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Annotated Romans-Ro.8:28-39-“the elect”

The elect is any one who is a conqueror. It is not by might or weapons forged by man’s artifice but ‘through him that loved us (v.37). Love of God justifies anyone who has conquered his flesh and spirit. It … Continue reading

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Annotated Romans-Ro.8:27-28-” Fellowship of the Spirit”

Outpouring of the Spirit on the day of Pentecost was a gift. Jesus had promised to send the Spirit after his Ascension and it was given to lead every believer into the truth. It is given for building him up … Continue reading

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