And I saw thrones, and they sat upon them, and judgment was given unto them: and I saw the souls of them that were beheaded for the witness of Jesus, and for the word of God, and which had not worshipped the beast, neither his image, neither had received his mark upon their foreheads, or... Continue Reading →
“And I saw, and behold a white horse: and he that sat on him had a bow; and a crown was given unto him: and he went forth conquering, and to conquer.” (Revelation 6:2) THE DOCTRINE OF THE TRINITY (10) Christ our King (b) Our previous study highlighted two aspects of Christ's Kingly Office as... Continue Reading →
THE DOCTRINE OF THE TRINITY (10) Christ our King (a) “And he hath on his vesture, and on his thigh, a name written, 'King of Kings and Lord of Lords' “ (Revelation 19:16) The third aspect of Christ's office as Mediator is His reign as King. It is important that we appreciate the connection between... Continue Reading →
THE DOCTRINE OF THE TRINITY (10) Christ our Priest in His Intercession “I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them which thou hast given me; for they are thine.” (John 17:9) “When Aaron entered into the holy place, his bells gave a sound; so Christ having entered into heaven, his... Continue Reading →
Never before had a Priest used his own body as the offering. Paul clearly writes, however, that Christ “offered himself”.
Christ our Prophet "A Prophet shall the Lord your God raise up unto you, of your brethren like unto me : him shall ye hear in all things whatsoever he shall say unto you.” (Acts 3:22) When the Son of God became the man Christ Jesus at His Incarnation He was qualified to mediate between... Continue Reading →
John 1:1-18 GOD THE SON This study brings us to the most disputed aspect of Trinitarian Theology. The person of Jesus Christ as the Son of God, second person of the Trinity, has throughout the centuries been the battle ground for true orthodoxy. This is a most serious and vital matter because the Son of... Continue Reading →
“Grace to you and peace from God our Father, and the Lord Jesus Christ.” (Romans 1:7) The Mystery of the Trinity This study takes us away from looking at the Trinity generally to specifically examining the three persons as individuals. While the three persons of the Godhead are equal and while they share the same undivided... Continue Reading →