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First Epistle to the Corinthians-ch.2-“Mind of the Lord”

God is a Spirit. When He formed man of the ground what it means is to be understood spiritually. Outwardly we carry in our make-up the hand of the Creator. Rodin’s sculpture always reveal the man, his style. In the … Continue reading

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Annotated Romans-Ro.8:28-39-“the elect”

The elect is any one who is a conqueror. It is not by might or weapons forged by man’s artifice but ‘through him that loved us (v.37). Love of God justifies anyone who has conquered his flesh and spirit. It … Continue reading

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Meditations-Psalm 45- “My King, My Lord”

“My heart is inditing a good matter: I speak of the things which I have made touching the king: my tongue is the pen of a ready writer./ Thou art fairer than the children of men: grace is poured into thy … Continue reading

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The Book of Isaiah-Is.54- “Everlasting Kindness”

Prophet Isaiah is now predicting the everlasting kindness of God that is to come over people. This is graded into different categories. In the usage of the prophet the God of the whole earth is shown as husband, as redeemer … Continue reading

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The Annotated Revelation: Ch.17: 1- 4- overview

While St John mentioned the mark of the beast he prefaced it with the line: Here is wisdom. When a Christian is so seized with putting a name to the beast and can come up with preposterous list of names … Continue reading

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Temple of God and of the Lamb

In the previous post we had discussed the narrative thrust of the testimony of the risen Christ in glory and we had considered the hidden manna as a metaphor for reigning with him in eternity. It underpins our credentials as … Continue reading

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Law of gradation: judgment

“Forasmuch as thou sawest that the stone was cut out of the mountain….(Dan.2:45)” In an earlier post we had discussed over the world governments being set up on very weak foundation. Iron and clay do not mix, a common complaint … Continue reading

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