Tag Archives: Spirit of Christ

2 Co.8-“Unity of the Spirit”

From 7:2  onwards St Paul writes about local matters, which is natural that he is dealing with the churches planted by the spirit of Christ. The Church of Corinth was no exception. What is the unity of the Spirit? It … Continue reading

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First epistle to the Corinthians-Ch.15:40-41-“Glory of God”

“There are also celestial bodies, and bodies terrestrial: but the glory of the celestial is one, and the glory of the terrestrial is another./ There is one glory of the sun, and another glory of the moon, and another glory of … Continue reading

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First epistle to the Corinthians-Ch.13:2-“gift of prophecy”

“And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, and have not charity, I am nothing.” We need understand the gift mentioned … Continue reading

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First epistle to the Corinthians-Ch.10:1-11-“the cloud, the sea and the rock”

St Paul is here giving a snapshot of Moses leading the children of Israel in which the event is played out in the context of the cloud,  the sea and the rock. In our age of visual media we are … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 89:37-52 “Footsteps of the anointed”

David was anointed of the Lord and it holds a spiritual significance than the oil with which Samuel poured over his head. God had chosen him beforehand. As directed by God David’s older brethren went past the Old Judge of … Continue reading

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The Book of Jonah-1:9-16-“God is a Spirit”

On casting Jonah to the waves the sea was becalmed. We shall examine the passage from Ch.1 that gives the humble seamen an occasion to reverence the Lord God. Their response to God’s Power which was manifest and language similarly … Continue reading

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The Book of Isaiah- Is.7:14 Immanuel as a sign

Overview: Before we take up the significance of Immanuel as a sign we shall do well to understand the predicative aspect of the Bible. The eternal nature of God is omnipresent and Omnipotent. His wisdom and Power have no need … Continue reading

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