Since then we are God’s offspring, we ought not to suppose that Deity (the Godhead) is like gold or silver or stone, [of the nature of] a representation by human art and imagination, or anything constructed or invented.
Such [former] ages of ignorance God, it is true, ignored and allowed to pass unnoticed; but now He charges all people everywhere to repent (N1to change their minds for the better and heartily to amend their ways, with abhorrence of their past sins),
Because He has fixed a day when He will judge the world righteously (justly) by a Man Whom He has destined and appointed for that task, and He has made this credible and given conviction and assurance and evidence to everyone by raising Him from the dead. [Psa 9:8; Psa 96:13; Psa 98:9]
Now when they had heard [that there had been] a resurrection from the dead, some scoffed; but others said, We will hear you again about this matter.
So Paul went out from among them.
But some men were on his side and joined him and believed (became Christians); among them were Dionysius, a judge of the Areopagus, and a woman named Damaris, and some others with them. End of quote.
You Know What? O My Master! I Never Saw This Before As You Are Showing It To Me At This Exact Moment …
Saturday, June 20, 2020 at 10:28 am.
Shocking! The bitter truth? Perhaps my former Christian teachers and leaders of the flock could continue to disregard me, but!
Athenians? Never Saw It Before …
Athenians in the whole meaning of the word. Never saw it when I sat in my same seat Sunday after Sunday listening to whomever had something newer than the last. Quote:
For the Athenians, all of them, and the foreign residents and visitors among them spent all their leisure time in nothing except telling or hearing something newer than the last–
But Your Mercy, O Mighty One! …
This time? No one shall deny You, my Master. The organized Church or religious group going by different names and beliefs about You and us, all without exception shall know Your name to be the Master Sovereign over Your creation. Quote:
Jeremiah 16:14-21 AMPC+