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Epistle to the Hebrews-He.1:2- “Last Days”

Hath in these last days spoken unto us by his Son, whom he hath appointed heir of all things, by whom also he made the worlds;(v.2)” The emblem of the Lamb slain before the foundation of the world  and the … Continue reading

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2 Co.4- “open face”

“But we all, with open face beholding as in a glass the glory of the Lord, are changed into the same image from glory to glory, even as by the Spirit of the Lord(v.18)”. Continuing from where we stopped in … Continue reading

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2 Co.3:10-18- “Beyond the veil”

We have the passage Ex.34:27-35 for reading and it sheds light on the topic we have been considering with regards to the ministration of dead. ‘The letter kills’ and it was written on stone tables while Moses was with God … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 68- “captives”

Death is  a captivity, which was established in the divine Mind. When God created He created creatures after their kind, and of man created He them male and female. He blessed the creatures ‘Be fruitful, and multiply and replenish the … Continue reading

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Meditations: Psalm 2:5-12- “Holy Hill of Zion”

Then shall he speak unto them in his wrath, and vex them in his sore displeasure(v.5). World governments grappling with various issues with no success is an indication of God vexing the men,- technocrats, corporate czars, administrators, Perplexity is not … Continue reading

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A look at the Biblical Poetry-the Psalms-2

“One prominent feature of biblical poetry not found in English poems is that of the “seconding sequence”; that is, a line of Hebrew poetry generally has two parts. The poet’s art allows the relationship between those parts to be crafted … Continue reading

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A look at Biblical Poetry-the Psalms

In two consecutive posts we have been looking at the Biblical poetry: much of it has been composed in Hebrew. Language is of no importance as the subject matter, which is of salvation as gospel. Here we shall merely touch … Continue reading

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A look at Hebrew poetry: Lamentations

“Jeremiah is never specifically mentioned as the author of Lamentations, but it is a reasonable conclusion from both long-standing tradition and great similarity to the book of Jeremiah. It is likely that he wrote this collection of five poems after … Continue reading

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The Book of Jeremiah-Je.10:1-8- “A doctrine of vanities”

God is love. Love is an abstract concept; when the Spirit gives the following verse we know for sure what love can do.  “Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son to be the … Continue reading

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Cities of Refuge

“For he(Abraham) looked for a city…whose builder and maker is God (He.11:10).” Man makes his city of habitation. In the verse quoted here above, we find a city made by God is mentioned. Throughout the Scripture we shall note a … Continue reading

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