Category: New Testament
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Matthew 10.32-33 – Being holy fools for Christ’s sake.
Posted: 1 March 2012 in Matthew

“Whosoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will I confess also before my Father which is in heaven. But whosoever shall deny me before men, him will I also deny before my Father which is in heaven.” I suppose the difficulty we experience in allowing ourselves to be holy fools will, in large measure, […]

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Revelation 20.13-15 and Matthew 25.45-46
The unpopular doctrine of eternal damnation
Posted: 13 February 2012 in Matthew, Revelation

“And the sea gave up the dead which were in it; and death and hell delivered up the dead which were in them: and they were judged every man according to their works. And death and hell were cast into the lake of fire. This is the second death. And whosoever was not found written […]

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1 John 5.10-13 – Christ as the only means of salvation
(and how that can seem unfair).
Posted: 10 February 2012 in 1 John

He that believeth on the Son of God hath the witness in himself: he that believeth not God hath made him a liar; because he believeth not the record that God gave of his Son. And this is the record, that God hath given to us eternal life, and this life is in his Son. […]

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Psalm 35 and Matthew 7.1-2 – God’s mercy and our presumption.
Posted: 8 February 2012 in Matthew, Psalms

“Plead my cause, O LORD, with them that strive with me: fight against them that fight against me….. Let them be as chaff before the wind: and let the angel of the LORD chase them. Let their way be dark and slippery: and let the angel of the LORD persecute them. For without cause have […]

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Colossians 2.1-10 – Christ and divine revelation as the only means to salvation.
Posted: 31 January 2012 in Colossians

For I would that ye knew what great conflict I have for you, and for them at Laodicea, and for as many as have not seen my face in the flesh; That their hearts might be comforted, being knit together in love, and unto all riches of the full assurance of understanding, to the acknowledgement […]

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