John 13: 34 says, "A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another”. Doing this is evidence that you are indeed a Christian.
This is excerpts for Faith Clinic/Mid Week Service at Cathedral Church of St. Peter, Bishopscourt Asaba Delta State Nigeria.
A meditation on the man who couldn’t get to the healing pool fast enough and how Jesus chose to go against the Sabbath rule.
“Works of charity must be hidden from even our nearest relatives, who, if they knew, would hinder us from doing what God has given us power and inclination to perform” – Adam Clarke Commentary.
Speaking on Christian duties, Albert Barnes says “It is one of the most lovely and obvious of the duties of religion. Christianity is not designed to break in upon the proper order of society, but rather to establish and confirm that order.” How faithful are you in your duties toward constituted authorities?
The closing chapters of Paul’s epistle to the Roman Christians and Jews.
Paul’s hostility to non-Christianized Jews intensifies.
Paul makes Christianity into a new religion rather than just a Jewish sect.
Paul’s address to the early Christians in Rome continues.
Paul sees the early Christians as comparable to Abraham, father of Judaism.