Tag: Apostles’ Creed

May 1

May 1

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May 1 HC#44 – I Peter 3:13-22 The Catechism comes now to the part about descending into hell in the Apostles’ Creed. But some of you may be saying, “My version of the Apostles’ Creed does not speak of descending into hell”? You would be right, many denominations avoid the controversy by leaving the phrase […]

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March 5

March 5

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March 5 HC#24 – 2 Corinthians 13:11-14 Our culture today has a tendency to rush the ending.  Once we know who wins in a book we don’t read the falling action as closely.  Movies today wrap up the story, but don’t give you much idea of what comes next.  We barely even get the “happily […]

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March 4

March 4

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March 4 HC#24 – John 14:15-31 Sanctification means being made holy.   Too often today we think of sanctification as something we do ourselves.  It is our effort at being holy, our commitment to being good.  This is simply not the case.  John 14 is Jesus discussing the role of the Holy Spirit.  Jesus is […]

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March 3

March 3

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March 3 HC#24 – I Peter 1:1-2 The Apostles’ Creed is divided into three pretty clear parts.  The first part is The Father, the second is the Son, and the third is the Spirit.  The first part speaks of creation, the second redemption, the third sanctification into eternity.  It is not an accident that this […]

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March 2

March 2

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March 2 HC#23 – Joshua 4:1-7 The Apostles’ Creed is a summary of the Christian faith, and it has served a useful purpose for centuries.  With the Apostles’ Creed people can quickly recite something that not only covers the Trinity, but also recite the mighty works of God done for us.  It was a quick […]

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