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The Beatitudes – The Fulfillment of the Law – Part 2

The Jews have always understood The Law, or the Torah, as a Gift from God, given to his chosen people.  Israel enters into a covenanted relationship with God, and God reveals many of the rules for governing a just society and for … Continue reading

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The Beatitudes as a Self-Portrait of Jesus: Part 1 Updated

I came across several articles recently that proposed that Jesus demonstrates or acts out the Beatitudes during his Passion and Death.  One article mentions that the Beatitudes in Matthew is really a self-portrait of Jesus. Here, in the Beatitudes, Jesus shows us how to … Continue reading

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The Partitioning of His Body

One in Christ Ephesians 2:11-22  Therefore remember that at one time you Gentiles in the flesh, called the uncircumcision by what is called the circumcision, which is made in the flesh by hands—12remember that you were at that time separated … Continue reading

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Capital Punishment & The Finger of God

  John 8:3-11 3 The scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in adultery, and placing her in the midst 4 they said to him, “Teacher, this woman has been caught in the act of adultery. 5 Now in the Law … Continue reading

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