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  1. Jun 2019
    1. Really interesting how this all works.

  2. May 2019
    1. hidden with Christ in God

      Libraries have been written about these words and about the spiritual experience that is described in it.

      See Interlinear!

    2. Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth.

      War against materialism.<br> Of course there is much more to it. The entire ancient lifestyle of indulging in self-centered lust and satisfaction is being attacked. Not because of moralism but because of a totally new eschatological worldview.

    1. ἡ 3588 real life 8ζωὴ 2222 is hidden 10κέκρυπτα

      Key verse in Colossians!

    1. in his own image

      As impossible it seems to "read" God's character, as difficult it is to understand His image, man.

    1. whoever would be great among you must be your servant,3 27 and whoever would be first among you must be your slave,

      26/27: Very clearly defined: leadership is servanthood.

    2. “We are able.”

      22: Of course, the disciples were not able to walk the way Jesus was heading to. He is confronted with ignorance, naiveness and lack of spiritual insight. What a suffering for him, especially in that critical and tense situation.

    3. And the Son of Man will be delivered over to the chief priests and scribes, and they will rcondemn him to death 19 and sdeliver him over to the Gentiles tto be mocked and flogged and ucrucified, and he will be raised on vthe third day.”

      How did Jesus prophetically know so clearly what would happen in Jerusalem a few weeks later?

    4. “We are able.”

      22: Of course, the disciples were not able to walk the way Jesus was heading to. He is confronted with ignorance, naiveness and lack of spiritual insight. What a suffering for him.

  3. Apr 2019
    1. be discussed

      The discussion can be on hyp within a protected group.