When Jesus had received the sour wine, he said, “It is finished,” and he bowed his head and gave up his spirit (John 19:30). Octavius Winslow said of this passage, “There never existed but one Being who in truth could affirm of His work — “It is finished!” Incompleteness and defect trace the most vast, elaborate and accomplished products of human genius and power.” John Flavel comments, “In that one word is contained the sum of all joy, the very Spirit of all Divine consolation.” A.W. 56 more words
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Bible Ballistics: BBs #210 SALUTE!!!
Happy Veteran’s Day to those here in the United States. As we think about those in any country who lay down their lives to protect and defend their homeland, I personally “Salute” those who serve in the military; who set aside their own personal comfort and convenience to serve and protect. 550 more words
“It is finished.”
In the year 735 there stood on the south bank of the Tyne…
…near the retired hamlet of Jarrow, a small monastery. 544 more words
When dealing with the subject of salvation (Soteriology, meaning: “The study of the doctrine of salvation“) from a Biblical foundation, perhaps the most well-known, most thorough, and most insightful treatment of the subject is found in Ephesians 2:8-10, which states: 3,901 more words