Tag Archives: Outsiders

Gospel 8 – Judicial approval

Earlier in his letter to the Romans, Paul has put forward the case that each and every kind of person, of whatever status and class, is under the ruling authority of sin – such that they are missing the mark … 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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Ignorance (2) – The Gentiles

The bible portrays the Gentiles – those outside of the Covenants – as living ‘in the futility of their thinking. They are darkened in their understanding and separated from the life of God because of the ignorance that is in them due to the hardening of their hearts. Having lost all sensitivity, they have given themselves over to sensuality so as to indulge in every kind of impurity, and they are full of greed’ (Ephesians 4 v 17 – 19). Continue reading

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