Christ in believers, the hope of glory
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Christ in believers, the hope of glory being the substance of several sermons. By Mr. John Brown, ... by Brown, John

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Published by printed by John Robertson senior, and sold at his shop in Glasgow .
Written in English


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Pagination167,[1]p.
Number of Pages167
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Open LibraryOL21872278M

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About The Hope of Glory NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham explores the seven last sayings of Jesus as recorded in the Gospels, combining rich historical and theological insights to reflect on the true heart of the Christian story. For Paul, the word of God in all its fullness was encapsulated in the teaching that Christ is in us, and that is our hope of glory. In ve this teaching is called the 'mystery that has been kept hidden for ages and generations, but is now disclosed to the saints.' Now we probably all like mysteries. Christ in You The Hope of Glory [Randy Clark] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Christ in You The Hope of Glory5/5(1). 27 To them God has chosen to make known among the Gentiles the glorious riches of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory. Read full chapter Cross references.

Christ in You the Hope of Glory To whom God was pleased to make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among the Gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.—Colossians 1. The word “mystery” is one which has acquired in modern English a .   The former mystery, now understood, is that Christ in us is the hope of our future glory. In the Old Testament, the Holy Spirit came upon certain people to empower them for service, but then He would leave again. New Testament believers have a . To them God chose to make known how great among the Gentiles are the riches of the glory of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.   The believer’s committed hope is experienced inj a life-long trust and confidence in the Lord. He alone is the believer’s sure hope for anything that may happen. Therefore, David encourages all believers to “be strong and confident, all you who wait .

  Hope produces joy and peace in believers through the power of the Spirit (Romans ; ). Paul attributes his apostolic calling to the hope of eternal glory (Titus ). Hope in the return of Christ is the basis for believers to purify themselves in this life (Titus , 1 John ). First, the church, the mystery hid from the ages (v. 25); secondly, this mystery, Christ in you, the hope of glory (v. 27); and finally, the mystery of God, even Christ (). The word “mystery” has a uniform sense in the New Testament, and that sense has been most lucidly expressed by Dr. Handley Moule: “A mystery is a truth. This verse shows that Christ is in us in a particular way: as our hope of glory. When we believed in Him, Christ came to live in our spirit. Now He is making His home in our hearts. In the future, when He returns, He will even spread to our body outwardly so that God’s glory can shine through us in a full way. The Christ who lives in us is our hope of such glory. 8. We are taught in Romans 5 that the believer in Christ receives justification, peace with God, access to God and the "hope," or anticipation, of sharing His glory some day. God wants His children to enjoy this coming glory by faith, to live in eager anticipation of it. How much there is to humilia.