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A treasure in earthen vessels

A treasure in earthen vessels

an instrument for an ecumenical reflection on hermeneutics.

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Published by WCC/Faith and Order in Geneva, Switzerland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hermeneutics -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesFaith and order paper ;, no. 182
    ContributionsWorld Council of Churches. Commission on Faith and Order.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR118 .T69 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p. ;
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL107179M
    ISBN 102825413038
    LC Control Number99225164
    OCLC/WorldCa40638935

    In all things you proved yourselves to be clear in this matter. He is one class of Christian and we are in another. When the rock hit he heard the sound of breaking pottery and found clay jars containing ancient scrolls. No commentator seems to have seen the probable allusion to Gideon's pitchers. It truly is, and always will be, the glorious, greatest story ever told! We saw in 1 Corinthians b that the life-giving Spirit is Christ Himself.

    So gracious indeed is the appointment of God, that in dispensing our treasures to others, we obtain a richer plenty for ourselves; and like the disciples receiving the loaves from the hand of their Lord, the aliment of life shall be multiplied as we dispense it; and after satisfying all the wants of the multitude, the minister shall find whole baskets of rich fragments for himself. Strong's Greek And, even, also, namely. They invoked the proper vocabulary — a reference to personal sin; they even demonstrated sorrow and shame — but they were still ritual confession. If we did not have the book of 2 Corinthians, we would never know Paul himself.

    The woman, often of very young age to understand fully, is left confused. God has not put a race of angels on the earth and said, "These are Christians. In other words people are going from church to church seeking better entertainment and a more pleasing presentation. If the minister who withholds the truth is criminal, who shall sum the amount of his guilt that adulterates it? Only that which issues from resurrection results in authority. And as we are not "to preach ourselves," so neither are we "to use enticing words;" this would be to distrust the excellency of the power which is of God.


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