RAISED BECAUSE ?

Rom.4:25 – He who was delivered over because of our transgressions, and was raised because of our justification. This is one of those verses that I couldn’t quite understand for many years. The NASB is helpful in this verse, it brings out the fact that Jesus was raised “because of” our justification. We have an …

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CIRCUMCISED INDEED

Rom.4:12- And Abraham is also the spiritual father of those who have been circumcised, but only if they have the same kind of faith Abraham had before he was circumcised. Circumstances and situations change, people in the world don’t. One of the issues Paul faced throughout his ministry was people believing that circumcision was necessary …

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NO STAGGERING

Rom. 4:19,20 He (Abraham) did not weaken in faith when he considered his own body, which was as good as dead (since he was about a hundred years old), or when he considered the barrenness of Sarah’s womb. No unbelief made him waver concerning the promise of God, but he grew strong in his faith …

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STRANGELY WARMED

Rom. 4:5 And to the one who does not work but believes in him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is counted as righteousness, John Wesley came to the American colonies to preach Christ; there was one significant problem, he himself was not yet saved. On his trip back to England, after a miserable ministry …

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