“as newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that you may grow thereby…” (1 Peter 2: 2) Spiritual growth after first accepting Christ should be a given. However, the desire for that spiritual
Jesus answered and said unto him, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man be born again [anew], he cannot see the kingdom of God.” (John 3:3) The Christian concept of being born again
Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of bondage. – Galatians 5: 1 Several states in America have enacted a stand your
“Occurs only Eph. 5:19 and Col. 3:16. The verb to “sing an hymn” occurs Matt. 26:30 and Mark 14:26. The same Greek word is “rendered to “sing praises” Acts 16:25 (R.V., “sing hymns”) and” “Heb. 2:12. The “hymn” which our Lord sang with his disciples at” the last Supper is generally supposed to have been the latter “part of the Hallel, comprehending Ps. 113-118. It was thus a” name given to a number of psalms taken together and forming a devotional exercise. “The noun hymn is used only with reference to the services of the “Greeks, and was distinguished from the psalm. The Greek tunes” required Greek hymns. Our information regarding the hymnology of the early Christians is very limited.
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