Commentary on Romans

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To prime the reluctant apostle for his visit to the dwelling of the Roman Cornelius, God sends Peter a vision, one recycled from the early chapters of Ezekiel (Helms, pp. 20-21). The men to whom these things happened remained impervious to any appeal of God's love or God's anger. While Sanders is famous for saying that Judaism was not a legalistic religion in the Second Temple Period, Kruse understands that at least some Jews were in fact legalistic, and it is this legalism which Paul argues against in Romans.

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The Letter of Christian Liberty

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That's a real debate between evangelicals and non-evangelicals, but it's also an in-house debate. What "the flesh"--humanity left to its own resources--desires is contrary to the ways of the Spirit (v. 17). It is Jesus Christ who in his Cross has provided that grace by which alone man can be forgiven; but man has to appropriate that sacrifice. What can we learn from Matthew’s inclusion of these four women in the genealogy of Jesus Christ? (see 2 Samuel 11:3 ).

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1-3 John (Grace New Testament Commentary)

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They did this because they were pleased with the work of the priests and the *Levites. A very pastoral treatment of these 3 chapters which interacts throughout with the Greek. That is what Elijah did with the company of soldiers sent to take him (2Kgs.1:9-10) and when he prophesied to Ahab that there would be no rain upon the earth (1Kgs.17:1). Browse or search annotated links on everything connected with the academic study of the New Testament and Christian Origins. According to the "Fragments", Moses, Christ, and the Apostles were impostors.

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The Mind of Christ

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And, behold, there came a black horse, and he who sat upon it had the beam of a balance in his hand. Depart, I pray you, from the tents of these wicked men" (Num.16:23-26). "Go forth from Babylon," said Isaiah, "flee from Chaldea" (Isa.48:20). "Flee from the midst of Babylon," said Jeremiah, "and go out of the land of the Chaldeans" (Jer.50:8). "Flee from the midst of Babylon, let every man save his life" (Jer.51:6). "Go out of the midst of her people. He is the Son of God, God in the flesh, and a part of the Godhead.

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Advent of the Savior: A Commentary on the Infancy Narratives

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A feature of the last days will be "the spectacle of righteous judgment in the presence of the righteous" (Enoch 27: 2, 3). This is a reference to the persecution of the Christians in the Roman Empire. It is apparent that the story even as Mark knew it was already derived from Osiris. The comments are judiciously chosen, generally from evangelical writers, and, for the most part, those of this century. Bowman rightly observes the parallel to Moses leaving the wilderness, with Aaron, to announce to the children of Israel in the house of bondage that liberation would soon be theirs. (ibid.).

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Walking By the Spirit: Step By Step Through Galatians

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These priests were the *descendants of Hobaiah, Hakkoz and Barzillai. (Barzillai had married a woman from the family of Barzillai from Gilead and he took her family�s name.) Because their family registers were missing, these men were unholy. Not only was it the first Gospel to be written and an important literary source for Matthew and Luke, but it is also best characterized as a witness document, a proclamation of salvation through Jesus Christ, which received its creative impulse from the early apostolic preaching.

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Jon Courson's Application Commentary: Volume 1, Old

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LUKE (Sacra Pagina) by Luke Timothy Johnson ($39.95)* 34.95 27.95 On Sale! Most incompatible with the Jewish mode of thinking and speaking is the story, in Matt. i. 18-23 (with which Luke i. 27, 34, ii. 5, and iii. 23 were afterward harmonized), of his conception by the virgin from the Holy Ghost ("Ruaḥ" = "Spirit," being feminine both in Hebrew and Aramaic). In some instances, forty days can refer to a long period of time. Tiede + 23.95 MARK (Augsburg Commentary) by Donald H.

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Bible commentary - The book of revelation: The Revelation of

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It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus! So the people in Nehemiah�s time remembered their history. At present the brunt of the battle rages around the writings called Johannine (the fourth Gospel, the three Epistles of John, and the Apocalypse). The people went back to the towns that God had given to their *ancestors. In the Revelation itself we hear of the marriage feast of the Lamb and the Bride of the Lamb (Rev. 19:7; Rev. 21:9). "I betrothed you to Christ," writes Paul to the Corinthian Church, "to present you as a pure bride to her one husband" (2Cor.11:2).

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The New Testament as Reception (The Library of New Testament

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He publicly married a youth named Sporus in a state wedding; and he took Sporus with him on a bridal tour of Greece. Paul’s letter to the Romans has been called “the quintessence and perfection of saving doctrine.” Perhaps the most challenging and thoroughly doctrinal book of the entire New Testament, Romans deals with many issues that are basic to Christian theology and practice. Thus it can be said that, during two centuries at least, the New Testament was read in the West in two different forms.

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Dominos: A Dynamic Commentary on Jude

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This allowed the wheat to be separated from the chaff. As a great saint put it: "Thou hast made us and we are thine; thou hast redeemed us and we are doubly thine." Whether you have Garland or not, this is a good option to turn to. It is not that they are to be exempt from it but that they are to be brought safely through it. We are working a long way from each other along the wall. v20 Wherever you hear the sound of the *trumpet, come to us there.

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