Category: CL2010

What does the resurrection of Christ mean to us?  It should mean everything, for it is pivotal to the Christian faith, as St. Paul points out so forcefully in I Corinthians 15:14-20.  It definitely proves that Jesus Christ is the …

Jesus’ Appearance on Easter Afternoon Read More »

“Thus it is written, and thus it behooved Christ to suffer and to rise from the dead the third day.”  — Luke 24:46 Shortly after Peter’s clear confession, “Thou art the Christ, the Son of the living God” (Matthew 16:16), …

Why It Behooved Christ to Suffer Read More »

“For the transgression of My people was He stricken.”  — Isaiah 53:8 When we Christians use terminology that briefly and accurately describes a Biblical truth or a doctrinal concept as a short-cut intended to simplify that which otherwise might require …

The Vicarious Atonement in Isaiah 53 Read More »

The ever-timely and always-pertinent message of Galatians 5 is for each of us: “Brethren, ye have been called unto liberty; only use not liberty for an occasion to the flesh, but by love serve one another” (v. 13).  In our …

Interim Report of the Committee on Missions Read More »

We should never be upset, offended, or “turned off” when we are reminded of truths from God’s Word which we have repeatedly heard in our lifetime and which we need to hear again, nor should we ever be reluctant, hesitant, …

“We Have Also a More Sure Word of Prophecy…” — II Peter 1:19 Read More »

“For whom the Lord loveth He chasteneth, and scourgeth every son whom He receiveth.” —Hebrews 12:6 The crosses of a Christian are inseparably linked to the cross of his dear Savior —in their nature, in their purpose, and in their …

Chastisements Are a Privilege For Us Christians to Bear Read More »

By the grace and with the neverfailing help of God, we recently completed the first semester of the current academic year — a bit later than we had anticipated according to our tentative calendar because of a variety of special …

Seminary update… Read More »

“These [miracles] are written that ye might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that believing ye might have life through His Name.”  — John 20:31 The word Epiphany means “appearing” or “manifestation;” and the holy …

The Purpose of Christ’s Miracles In His Epiphany Read More »