Epistles

{IN THE LETTERS}

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{PAUL'S EPISTLES}
  1. Life-Giving Spirit - {PDF Copy} - (There is no life without the Spirit of God, for it is His Spirit that creates, animates, sustains, and restores life, both natural and spiritual)
  2. The Era of the Spirit - {PDF Copy} - (The gift of the Spirit is part of the New Covenant and the first fruits of the New Creation, the gathering of the nations, and the resurrection)
  3. Resurrection and Creation - {PDF Copy} - (The Spirit is the first fruit of the future bodily resurrection of believers and the redemption of the Creation)
  4. Resurrection and the Spirit - {PDF Copy} - (The gift of the Spirit is the first fruit of the bodily resurrection and the foretaste of the promised New Creation)
  5. Flesh, Spirit & Redemption - {PDF Copy} - (Paul links the resurrection of believers to the New Creation and redemption of which the gift of the Spirit is the first fruit and foretaste)
  6. The Spirit of Life - (It is the Spirit of God that imparts life, especially the everlasting life in Jesus of which the gift of the Spirit is the foretaste and guarantee) - {PDF Copy}
  7. Having Started in the Spirit - (The receipt of the Spirit while in an uncircumcised state is irrefutable proof that Gentiles are accepted by God AS GENTILES) - {PDF Copy}
  8. The Promised Spirit - (The promise of the Spirit is part of the blessing of Abraham for the nations and the children of Abraham) - {PDF Copy}
  9. Warfare in the Spirit - (Disciples wage spiritual warfare through right conduct, acts of love, and by proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ) - {PDF Copy}
  10. Do All Speak in Tongues? - (Does the New Testament teach that all believers receive the gift of tongues when they are baptized in the Spirit?) - {PDF Copy}
  11. True Spirituality - (Christ crucified is the pattern disciple of Jesus are summoned to emulate, and the test of genuine faith in him) - {PDF Copy}
  12. The Spirit of Christ - (Paul summarizes what God did for us in Jesus and prepares for his explanation of the present status of the Jewish people – Romans 8:18-39) - {PDF Copy}

{GENERAL EPISTLES}
  1. The Superior New Covenant - (In his death, Jesus inaugurated the vastly superior new covenant, rendering the old one obsolete) - {PDF Copy}

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