Month: April 2017

The Message in Romans (16)

By Dan Lazich / April 29, 2017 / 0 Comments

 The wonderful exchange of life on the cross “’And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all people to myself.’ Now he said this to indicate clearly what kind of death he was going to die.” John 12:32, 33, NET. The statement “draw all people to myself” does not mean that…

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The Message in Romans (15)

By Dan Lazich / April 22, 2017 / 0 Comments

How could Jesus be all-in-one? To understand how Jesus could be, at the same time on the cross at Golgotha, “the mercy seat,” “the sacrifice of atonement,” and “the scapegoat,” we must accept the Jesus’ definition of life. “It is the Spirit who gives life; the flesh profits nothing. The words that I speak to…

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The Message in Romans (14)

By Dan Lazich / April 15, 2017 / 4 Comments

The Mercy Seat – continued. “God publicly displayed him at his death as the mercy seat accessible through faith…” Romans 3:25, NET. The literal rendering of the Greek text is: “Whom set forth God a mercy seat through the faith in his blood …” Paul refers to Jesus as both, the atoning sacrifice, and the…

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The Message in Romans (13)

By Dan Lazich / April 8, 2017 / 2 Comments

The Mercy Seat. “God publicly displayed him at his death as the mercy seat accessible through faith. This was to demonstrate his righteousness, because God in his forbearance had passed over the sins previously committed.” Romans 3:25, NET. Paul, in Romans 3, refers to Jesus Christ as both, the atoning sacrifice, and the place where…

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The Message in 1 John (12)

By Dan Lazich / April 1, 2017 / 0 Comments

 “And now dear children, continue in him, so that when he appears we may be confident and unashamed before him at his coming.” 1 John 2:28, NIV. The Holy Spirit reminds us always that we have a new life, perfect, and eternal life in Jesus Christ. Because of the anointing, we received, we know that…

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