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Supplementary V – Codus Electi

Download the pdf file …so that you may know the certainty of the things you have been taught, [Luke 1.4] so the apostle Luke declared to us the intention and purpose of his writing of his books – the gospel and the Acts of the apostles.  See that it is not to believe more firmly, but rather, […]

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Download the pdf file “When a jug of milk is spoilt, one does not add fresh milk to it, but rather, throws out the spoilt milk, washes and dries the jug thoroughly, and then adds the fresh milk.” So likewise, before we receive the new things that God has for us, let us be sure […]

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Download the pdf file One of Solomon’s more profound statements is found in Ecclesiastes 3.1:  There is a time for everything… And the importance of saying and doing all things in the appropriate and correct time determines success or failure more than any other single factor in life.  And again in Ecclesiastes 3.17 he wrote:  […]

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Supplementary II – Codus Electi

Download the pdf file There is no fear in love.  But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment.  The one who fears is not made perfect in love. [1 John 4.18] The perfection is received when we obey the command, “Love your enemies…” [Matthew 5.44; Luke 6.27, 35] but the love […]

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Supplementary I – Codus Electi

Download the pdf file “No eye has seen, no ear has heard, no mind has conceived what God has prepared for those who love Him” — but God has revealed it to us by His Spirit. [1 Corinthians 2.9-10] What is it like to be loved by someone who loves his enemies?  Paul prayed:  And […]

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Download the pdf file To recap, the first time Jesus spoke of the ‘new’ commandment – “Love one another” [John 13.34] – He showed us that this love was in the context of helping another disciple to have a part with us, just as He washed the disciples’ feet so that they would have a part […]

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Download the pdf file The second time Jesus repeated the ‘new’ command to the eleven who were there that night – “My command is this:  Love each other as I have loved you” [John 15.12] – He again preceded it with a situation, which defined the context of the command.  As He did the first time […]

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Download the pdf file “A new command I give you:  Love one another.  As I have loved you, so you must love one another.” [John 13.34] New because it was not given to Him by the Father for the twelve, but for the eleven, for the Father was the One who gave Him the other ‘new’ […]

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Download the pdf file In the seven letters to the seven churches, there were all manners of things to repent of and to overcome, from the loss of the first love to the lukewarmness of the Laodicean church.  A call to repentance, rebukes and reminders to overcome these things were necessary because of the innovations […]

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Download the pdf file “The secret of the knowledge of the secrets of the Kingdom of God has been given to you.” [Mark 4.11 & Luke 8.10 merged] This is but one of many revelations that will be published when the testimony of the Holy Spirit is revealed.  But for now, as elect of the […]

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