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The Book of Isaiah-Is.55:3-13 -“Double-edged Sword”

We shall take up the v.4 first:”Behold, I have given him for a witness to the people, a leader and commander to the people.” Prophet Isaiah is referring here to the Messiah who is the everlasting sign. Testimony of Jesus … Continue reading

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Kings and Priests unto God (Re.1:6-8)

“And hath made us kings and priests unto God and his Father;(v.6)” The Salvation Plan of God explains Core Will and it covers all that was willed by God and fulfilled by his Son. Now when John speaks of ‘Kings … Continue reading

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The Bible As God-document-6

(Continuation from the previous post) We use time to separate events where as God being omnipresent has no need for it. In God’s Time the Spirit reconciles different time scales in terms of symbol. By the same token the Lamb … Continue reading

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The Bible As God-document-essay

“For ever, O Lord, thy word is settled in heaven (Ps.119:89).” One safe guide for any student of the Bible is to hold its inerrancy as self-evident. The aim of this article is to advocate for a new approach to … Continue reading

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God’s Covenant with Noah

“I do set my bow in the cloud, and it shall be a token of a covenant…(Ge.9:13)” One principle we need keep in mind is the principle of similitude. Realities of heaven are transposed to physical realities. The purpose of … Continue reading

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Numbers and their significance in the Bible

(This is an excerpt from my book Marginalia, a Concise Guide to the Bible- amended) Numbers: In Bible numbers have many uses. We see it used for rhetorical purposes. ’For three transgressions of Damascus, and for four, I will not … Continue reading

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Representational Typology

“For if the dead rise not, then is not Christ raised (1 Co.15:16).”   Principle of Similitude is the tool of the Spirit to translate the deep things of God in a language we can understand. Thus the body God … Continue reading

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