1 Timothy 4

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Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Passage Now the Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and doctrines of devils; 2¬†Speaking lies in hypocrisy; having their conscience seared with a hot iron; 3¬†Forbidding to marry, […]

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Deliberately Causing Brethren to Stumble

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Romans Chapter 14 speaks a great deal about the lengths to which we ought to go to protect our brethren from stumbling and being shaken in faith. This echoes Jesus’ condemnation, when he says, “But whoso shall offend one of these little ones which believe in me, it were better for him that a millstone […]

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Romans Chapter 11

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Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Recap Much of the past few chapters has been focused on the Jews, specifically on the many errors of their religion that blinds them to their God. Yet, as we will see, all this condemnation is but the prelude to a […]

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Romans Chapter 10

Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Recap We have so far learned that the Law condemns and Faith redeems. Christ has come to all men, first to the Jews and then to the Gentiles, and all who call on His name are saved. All men are sinners […]

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Romans Chapter 9

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Grace and Peace to You from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Recap We know that the Holy Spirit is not a spirit of condemnation and death, but the spirit of life and righteousness. This same spirit guides us and teaches us all things, for the Spirit is of God and is God. […]

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Musing on Sola Scriptura

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As a Christian born in the heritage of the Protestant tradition, I was raised under the teaching of the Five Solae: Sola Scriptura – “Scripture Alone” Sola Christus – “Christ Alone” Sola Fide – “Faith Alone” Sola Gratia – “Grace Alone” Soli Deo Gloria – “For God’s Glory Alone” Of these, Sola Scriptura is a […]

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Romans Chapter 7

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Grace and Peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Recap In our previous readings, we have seen the whole of mankind laid bare. We were given the Law, and we failed to uphold it. Because we violated the Law, we were dead in our sins. However, our God was so […]

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