Tag Archives: Predestination

Man and Angel

“And he (the angel) measured the wall thereof, an hundred and forty and four cubits according to the measure of a man, that is, of the angel (Re.21:17).” Here we have a scale that can be applied to man as … Continue reading

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Testimony of God: fulness of the Son

“Wherefore he saith, When he ascended up on high, he led captivity captive, and gave gifts unto men (Eph.4:8-11).” St. Paul is referring to the Psalmist (Ps.68:18) who predicted as to the blessing that were to come through the Son … 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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Parable of the Two Sons: free will

Predestination is conditional. If God’s promise to Abraham was foreordained, “In thee shall all families of the earth be blessed God ‘ would not have necessitated God to renew the same blessing to the son. He commanded Isaac ‘Go not … Continue reading

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Isaac blesses Esau

“And by thy sword shall thou live, and shall serve thy brother: and it shall come to pass when thou shalt have the dominion, that shalt break his yoke from off thy neck (Ge. 27:40).” Here we can understand that … Continue reading

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Predestination: Ezekiel

The goodness of man can only be deemed as true by faith. Faith however without works is dead. (Jas.2:20) As Apostle James explains Abraham was justified when he had offered Isaac his son upon the altar. True mystery of predestination … 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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