Month: May 2017

The Message in Romans (20)

By Dan Lazich / May 27, 2017 /

What do we have because we are justified? “He was delivered over to death for our sins and was raised to life for our justification. Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in…

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The Message in Romans (19)

By Dan Lazich / May 20, 2017 /

On what is our justification based? For additional clarification of justification, Paul employs the example of Abraham. “What then shall we say that Abraham, our forefather, discovered in this matter? If, in fact, Abraham was justified by works, he had something to boast about – but not before God. What does the Scripture say? ‘Abraham…

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The Message in Romans (18)

By Dan Lazich / May 13, 2017 /

Why did God display Jesus as the Mercy Seat?  “God presented him as a sacrifice of atonement through faith in his blood. He did this to demonstrate his justice, because in his forbearance he had left the sins committed beforehand unpunished – he did it to demonstrate his justice at the present time, so as…

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The Message in Romans (17)

By Dan Lazich / May 6, 2017 /

Which life died on the cross? “From the Israelite community he is to take two male goats for a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering. Then he is to take the two goats and presents them before the Lord at the entrance to the Tent of Meeting. He is to cast lots…

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