All Articles For Vol 15 Issue 02 10/15/1938

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For the love of Christ constraineth us, because we thus judge, that if one died for all, then were all dead. And that He died for all that they which live should henceforth not live unto themselves, but unto Him which died for them and rose again. 2 Cor. 5:14, 15 Marvelous, unfathomable love! One died for all! He died for us! For, it is to this love of Christ to us, not to our love to Him, that the text refers. True, the expression “the love of Christ” might very well be interpreted to signify our love of Christ....

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Therefore if thou bring thy gift to the altar, and there rememberest that thy brother has ought against thee; leave there thy gift before the altar, and go thy way; first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift. Matt. 5:23, 24 Let us now briefly consider the second group of sins that the trespass offering concerned. As was said, characteristic of this second group is, that they were committed more directly against the neighbor. The sins belonging to this second group were again of two kinds: 1. Sin in which pecuniary compensation could not be...

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For now we see through a glass, darkly; but then face to face; now I know in part; but then shall I know even as I am known. I Cor. 13:12 In this scripture the apostle compares the now with the then, the present with the future, the earthy with the heavenly mode of existence of the children of God. And the apostle discovers a remarkable difference. Now we see through a glass. . . .but then face to face. What is it that we now see? A face! This must follow from the circumstance that we shall see face...

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The explanation of the sin offering has been brought to completion. The offering next in order and the one to which attention is now to be directed is the trespass offering. In the original the name found for this offering is the word asham, the primary meaning of which is guilt. In its nature and design it was nearly identical to the sin offering, as is evident from the description of it given in Lev. 5:14; 6:7 and especially from the statement in chap. 7:7, “As the sin offering is, so is the trespass offering: there is one law for...

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