For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, from whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named, that He would grant you according to the riches
A form of godliness, but denying the power thereof… (2 Tim 3:5) Paul predicts that perilous times will come when “men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud blasphemers, disobedient to parents,
I fed you with milk and not with solid food; for until now you were not able to receive it, and even now you are still not able. (1 Cor 3:2) The church in Corinth
“From a Greek word signifying (1) a choice, (2) the opinion” “chosen, and (3) the sect holding the opinion. In the Acts of the” “Apostles (5:17; 15:5; 24:5, 14; 26:5) it denotes a sect, without” “reference to its character. Elsewhere, however, in the New” Testament it has a different meaning attached to it. Paul ranks heresies with crimes and seditions (Gal. 5:20). This word also denotes divisions or schisms in the church (1 Cor. 11:19). In “Titus 3:10 a “heretical person” is one who follows his own” “self-willed “questions,” and who is to be avoided. Heresies thus” came to signify self-chosen doctrines not emanating from God (2 Pet. 2:1).
Definition of Heres: “the son; an earthen pot”
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