By John F. Walvoord, Lewis Sperry Chafer
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The variety of books within the Bible is determined by which Bible is being referenced. Protestant and Catholic church buildings realize 27 New testomony books. Protestants realize 39 books of the Jewish canon within the previous testomony. Roman Catholics carry forty six books of the outdated testomony as canon, besides accelerated models of Esther and Daniel.
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He prayed (Luke 6:12), yet He answered prayer (Acts 10:31). He wept at the tomb (John 11:35), yet He called the dead to arise (John 11:43). " (Matt. 16:13), yet He "needed not that any should testify of man: for he knew what was in man" (John 2 : 2 5 ) . " (Mark 15:34), yet it was the very God to whom He cried who was at that moment "in Christ, reconciling the world unto himself" (2 Cor. 5:19). He died, yet He is eternal life. He was Gods ideal man, and man's ideal God. From this it may be seen that the Lord Jesus Christ sometimes functioned within the sphere of that which was perfectly human and sometimes within the sphere of that which was perfectly divine.
1:11), omnipresence (Matt. 2 8 : 2 0 ) , omniscience ( 1 Cor. 4:5; Col. 2 : 3 ) , and omnipotence (Matt. 28:18; Rev. 1:8). 5. In like manner the preexistence and eternity of Christ are implied in the fact that He is worshiped as God (John 20:28; Acts 7:59-60; Heb. 1:6). It follows that since the Lord Jesus Christ is God, He is from everlasting to everlasting. The theme of the deity and eternity of the Sen of God should be closely connected with the humanity of Christ through the Incarnation, which is the subject of the next chapter.
3:13; 4:5; Eph. 5:16; Col. 4 : 5 ) , in dicating that redemption is once for all; ( 3 ) lutroo, "to let loose" or "set free" (Luke 24:21; Titus 2:14; 1 Pet. 1:18). The same idea is found in the noun form lutrosis (Luke 2:38; Heb. 9 : 1 2 ) , another similar expression epoiesen lutrosin (Luke 1:68), and another form used frequently, apolutrosis, indicating freeing a 62 M A J O R BIBLE THEMES slave (Luke 21:28; Rom. 3:24; 8:23; 1 Cor. 1:30; Eph. 1:7,14; 4:30; Col. 1:14; Heb. 9:15; 11:35). The concept of redemption accordingly includes the purchase, removal from sale, and the complete freedom of the ransomed individual through the death of Christ and the application of redemption by the Holy Spirit.
Major Bible Themes by John F. Walvoord, Lewis Sperry Chafer