Inspiration

Inspiration is the process in which God communicates His thoughts to man. Inspiration comes from the Greek word ‘theopneustos’ or God-breathed. Inspiration can be both oral and written. Paul says “which also we speak” (1 Cor. 2:13), referring to inspired speech. The word “traditions” (‘didaches‘) is also used several times in the New Testament, not only for the added sayings of men (Matt. 15:1-7), but for what the apostles exhorted the saints by inspiration, first orally, then in writing while the canon was in building and not yet complete […]
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1 Corinthians 1:17 – 3:17

Bk Sec Outline Sec Bk   The Cause of Division: the Intrusion of Man’s Wisdom 1 Corinthians 1:17 – 3:17   The Cause of Division. The strife and division in Corinth had a root. Paul gets down to what that is in ch.3. The Corinthians were carnal (or, fleshly), and as a result of their carnality, they had modeled their Christianity after the philosophy of the Greek world that they were surrounded by. They had brought human thinking into the arena of spiritual things. They had reduced Christianity […]

John 12

Bk Sec Outline Sec Bk   Entry Into Jerusalem: Christ as Blesser of the Millennial Earth John 12   John 12. In this chapter, we have the closing events of the Lord’s public ministry. We find Him at one time in close fellowship with His loved ones, and at another time speaking publicly to Jews and Gentiles. We have, in a certain way, a final offer to accept Jesus as Messiah, and to believe on Him as the Sent one of the Father. It […]

2 Peter 1

Bk Sec Outline Sec Bk   Life and Godliness 2 Peter 1     Introduction (vv.1-4) CHAPTER 1 1 Simon Peter, bondman and apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have received like precious faith with us through the righteousness of our God and Saviour Jesus Christ: 2 Grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord. 3 As his divine power has given to us all things which relate to life and godliness, through the […]