“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
(1.) That part of the candle-sticks of the tabernacle and the temple which bore the light (Ex. 25:37; 1 Kings 7:49; 2 Chr. 4:20; 13:11; Zech. 4:2). Their form is not described. Olive oil was generally burned in them (Ex. 27:20). “(2.) A torch carried by the soliders of Gideon (Judg. 7:16, 20). “(R.V., “torches.”)” “(3.) Domestic lamps (A.V., “candles”) were in common use among “the Hebrews (Matt. 5:15; Mark 4:21, etc.).” “(4.) Lamps or torches were used in connection with marriage ceremonies (Matt. 25:1). “This word is also frequently metaphorically used to denote life, “welfare, guidance, etc. (2 Sam. 21:17; Ps. 119:105; Prov. 6:23;” 13:9).
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