Enter the terms you thru the bible ruth pdf to search for. How Literal is your translation? Please read all the instructions before you begin. God’s Spirit to influence your observations and interpretation.
You are in the process of learning the inductive Bible study method and the observation worksheet gives you the “freedom” to make some mistakes without permanently marking your Bible. V” function to place the text on your word processor. God the Father from God the Son. Pigma micron pens” which are highly recommended for marking your Bible. Interrogation of Scripture may feel cumbersome at first or even somewhat mechanical but don’t be frustrated or discouraged because you have already accomplished a major purpose even if you were not able to ask a specific questionyou have slowed down and thought about what you just read.
God” listing the observation and the verse it occurred in. 2 to Timothy, my beloved son: Grace, mercy and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord. 4 longing to see you, even as I recall your tears, so that I may be filled with joy. 5 For I am mindful of the sincere faith within you, which first dwelt in your grandmother Lois, and your mother Eunice, and I am sure that it is in you as well. 6 And for this reason I remind you to kindle afresh the gift of God which is in you through the laying on of my hands. 7 For God has not given us a spirit of timidity, but of power and love and discipline. 11 for which I was appointed a preacher and an apostle and a teacher.
I know Whom I have believed and I am convinced that He is able to guard what I have entrusted to Him until that day. 13 Retain the standard of sound words which you have heard from me, in the faith and love which are in Christ Jesus. 14 Guard, through the Holy Spirit who dwells in us, the treasure which has been entrusted to you. 15 You are aware of the fact that all who are in Asia turned away from me, among whom are Phygelus and Hermogenes. 18 the Lord grant to him to find mercy from the Lord on that day– and you know very well what services he rendered at Ephesus. God, the first-born of all creation.
Now, focusing on the last part of this verse, what is one possible conclusion you might draw about Christ? Did you say “He was created” or the first one who was created? This section certainly could be misinterpreted in that way. Jesus Christ is not God, but rather the first angel that God created. Jesus it is ultimately a flaw that results in their eternal death! And He is the image of the invisible God, the first-born of all creation. 16 For by Him all things were created, both in the heavens and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities– all things have been created by Him and for Him.
How does the interpretation in context counter the false teaching of the Jehovah’s Witnesses that Christ is a created being? What do you learn about Christ in verse 16? What action did Christ perform? What truth about Christ is repeated for emphasis? Paul even repeats this grand truth for emphasis. All things” is just that in Greek or English. Then what is the logical conclusion and the accurate interpretation of Colossians 1:15 as determined by the context?
He cannot be a created being as taught by the Jehovah’s Witnesses. Do you understand how we arrived at this conclusion? Paul is saying Jesus is the first Who was born”. Christ as the first born created Being. Select “NAS with Strong’s Numbers”. Him in cloths, and laid Him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn.