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The Book of Isaiah- Is.6:11-13- “The Remnant”

Then said I, Lord, how long? And he answered, Until the cities be wasted without inhabitant, and the houses without man, and the land be utterly desolate, 12 And the Lord have removed men far away, and there be a … Continue reading

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Church: the bride of Christ

“That he might present it to himself a glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing; but that it should be holy and without blemish (Eph.5:27). While the Spirit presents the creation we have the first mention … Continue reading

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Genesis: Significance of Birth right

“Now thy two sons, Ephraim and Manasseh,…are mine.”  Ch.48: 5 Jacob before his death blesses Joseph and adopts his two sons as his own. Jacob who had cheated Esau out of his birth right and now he has rightfully come … Continue reading

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Study of Genesis:The Spirit’s Role

Narrative Account of the Spirit often places similar events and juxtapose them. The narrative from the standpoint of God the Father has its own emphasis; so has God the Son. Each in contrast emphasizes a particular idea. Truth despite of … Continue reading

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Study of Genesis: wealth a blessing

Esau and the wealth of Edom (Ge.36) Wealth is indeed a blessing from God. Glory of God has given the earth a form and man can seek out Power and Wisdom from invisible things of God as Nature responds to … Continue reading

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Genesis: Bethel

“And Jacob awaked out of his sleep, and he said, Surely the Lord is in this place; and I knew it not (Ch.28:16). ” This well known story throws up some important theological concepts. Firstly sleep is a symbol for … Continue reading

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Ge. 25: Faith and Works

“And the Lord said unto her, Two nations are in thy womb…and the elder shall serve the younger (Ge.25:23).” Nothing is hidden before God. What does the Psalmist say? “My substance was not hid from thee, when I was made … Continue reading

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