A Royal Priesthood

Read 1 Peter 2:4-12 … Leviticus is an interesting read. For the first 7 chapters Moses has been recounting the various laws and ordinances that are to govern the different offerings made to God. Over and over in those first 7 chapters the one bringing a sacrifice of some sort is to give that sacrifice … Continue reading A Royal Priesthood

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“In the Name Of”

Read Colossians 3:12-17 … It has been a long understood position that the phrase translated as “in the name of” refers to the idea “by the authority of.” Very few fail to understand what it means when the policeman knocks on the door and says, “Open up, in the name of the law.” This illustration … Continue reading “In the Name Of”