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1 Peter 2:24
He Himself bore our sins in His body on the tree, that we may cease from sinning and live for righteousness. By His wounds you were healed.
I spend a lot of time thinking about spiritual formation and transformation. I see the classic disciplines of the faith as ways we are transformed. Just the other day I came across this verse in 2 Cor.: “And we all, who with unveiled faces contemplate the Lord’s glory, are being transformed into his image with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit.” (2:13) It was a revelation to me that the disciplines in themselves do not bring the transformation, it is gazing on the glory of Christ that makes me more like Christ. 345 more words