See with what large letters I am writing to you with my own hand. It is those who want to make a good showing in the flesh who would force you to be circumcised, and only in order that they may not be persecuted for the cross of Christ. 1,048 more words
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Sacraments may simply be defined as visible signs and seals of spiritual graces. I hold, with the Reformed tradition, that there are only two sacraments: baptism and the Lord’s Supper, whose Old Testaments counterparts are circumcision and the Lord’s Supper. 53 more words
Context and Comment:
What is the profit of being a Jew, or of circumcision? Paul examines these questions in today’s passage.
1 Chronicles 19-21:30
19 After this, Nahash the king of the children of Ammon died, and his son reigned in his place. 2,189 more words