Yearly Archives: 2014
The goal of this command is love, which comes from a pure heart and a good conscience and a sincere faith.
For the word of God is living and active. We must not do things by rote. Following the Lord is an active thing.
This is the first line in the Bible and it opens with a bang! This short sentence has two key word phrases within it; in the beginning and the heavens and the earth. A key word phrase is an exact wording that points to some other passages that should examined together with the present passage to glean more information.
Moses knew God as The God of his fathers.
The world can’t see beyond its borders. This is God’s way of sharing his delights with those that belong to him, while keeping it a mystery to those that should not understand them. God is a God of faith, and those that are his are by definition children of faith.
God is not self-seeking, and so we must be like him. As selfless people we become, more or less, invisible in society.
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