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Gospel 7 –Jewish objections to the Gospel and the conclusion

In the early part of his letter to Romans, the Apostle Paul presents humanity’s position, as we are by nature, with regards to God’s Judicial approval and establishes that God will use different principles of Judgment for Gentiles or non-Jews … Continue reading

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Grrrrrrrr!

There seems to be a common sentiment among many Christians and even among many Christian leaders today – apparently, we Christians don’t need theology! Theology – the word about God. We don’t need it. Apparently. I have heard so many … Continue reading

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Gospel 5 Judgment – Jews and Gentiles 1 – Gentiles

God is angry with humanity for suppressing the truth about God, changing the image of God for lies and half-truths, and for refusing to honour God, preferring to serve and honour created things instead of the Creator Himself. In proportion … Continue reading

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Gospel 4 – Judgment

Gospel – 4 – Judgment The Apostle Paul has declared what God has announced to be judicially approved of – Namely that those who perform improper and unfitting behavior as a regular practice                         Are weighed and balanced and … Continue reading

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Gospel 3 – Handed over to passions and desires – Romans 1 v 15 – 23

In Romans 1 the Apostle introduced his theme of the gospel – the good news of judicial approval from God, received by God given persuasion, that in turn leads to trusting obedience. Why do we need God’s judicial approval? Because … Continue reading

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Gospel – 1 – Romans 1 v 1 – 17 The Judicial approval of God

Back in the 1960’s, Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones was a very popular preacher and author. He gave a great piece of advice that has remained with me since the early 1970’s. It was almost certainly in one of his commentary series … Continue reading

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The Gospel – Introduction – The period up to the Apostles

Let me consolidate some of the themes that we have seen in the Old Testament and gospels as I have presented them in earlier posts. God created the earth and it was ‘very good’. The creation of human beings in … Continue reading

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