This God, in His person and His determinations, is truth. There is so little that we can depend upon in the world. Life is uncertain, economies are fragile, society can be so fractured, doctors at times differ, one scientific discovery circumvents the last discovery – and so we are reminded constantly that life is a thick mist of uncertainty. Left to our own devices man does not possess the truth, at least not within himself. We struggle to find truth.
Moses, here, was in the business of comforting God’s people, in a hard place by showing them their personal interest in the everlasting God.
As the one who represented us in His perfect humanity, Christ’s relationship with the Spirit has much to teach us about our need of the Holy Ghost. He possessed the Spirit as a man for us, so that we could enjoy the Spirit also
THE DOCTRINE OF THE TRINITY (13) The Holy Spirit His Movements in the Old Testament Psalm 51 David, in the Psalm 51, had committed terrible sins; adultery, murder, lying; but when confronted his contrition was genuine and heartfelt – “Oh take not thy Holy Spirit from me…restore unto me the joy of thy salvation.” SomeContinue reading “THE HOLY GHOST’S MOVEMENTS IN THE OLD TESTAMENT; The Trinity (13)”
THE DOCTRINE OF THE TRINITY (12) The Holy Spirit His Deity and Personality Our studies, in this fundamental doctrine of the Christian Faith, bring us to the third person of the Holy Trinity; The Holy Spirit. Those who deny the Doctrine of the Trinity will inevitably have unscriptural views with regard to the Holy Spirit.Continue reading “THE DEITY AND PERSONALITY OF THE HOLY SPIRIT; The Trinity (12)”
We need one to bring God to us, in order that He might bring us to God
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 ofContinue reading “THE DOCTRINE OF THE TRINITY (5) ; The Eternal Son of God”
“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 undividedContinue reading “THE DOCTRINE OF THE TRINITY (4); The Fatherhood of God”