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John

John Apostle John (son of Zebedee and brother of James), wrote his book to demonstrate that Jesus was the Son of God. In every chapter Jesus deity is revealed – Word, only begotten, Lamb of God, Son of God, true Bread, Life, Resurrection, Vine, I AM....

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Acts

Acts The book of Acts was written by Luke (a Gentile physician), focusing on the history of the Christian Church and its expansion in ever-widening circles beyond Jerusalem, Antioch, Ephesus and Rome – the most influential cities in the world at that...

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Romans

Romans As Jerusalem was the centre of Jewish life, Rome was the world’s political, religious, social and economic centre during the Roman Empire. There the major governmental decisions were made, and from there the Gospel spread to the ends of the earth....

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1 Corinthians

1 Corinthians The Church at Corinth was weak and in trouble. The Christians were struggling with their Christian faith, life-style and environment. Surrounded by corruption, idolatry, immorality and every conceivable sin, they felt the pressure to adapt....

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2 Corinthians

2 Corinthians Apostle Paul was dealing with an ongoing problem in the Corinthian church. He could have refused to communicate until they cleared up their challenges, but he loved them and reached out to them with the love of Jesus Christ. Love, sometimes...

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Galatians

Galatians In the book of Galatians, Apostle Paul proclaims the reality of Christians liberty in Jesus Christ – freedom from the Law and the power of sin, to serve our living God. Paul’s letter to the Galatians declares the freedom of the Christian. The...

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Ephesians

Ephesians Apostle Paul sent this epistle to the church at Ephesus and others in the region, presenting the supremacy of Jesus Christ. It gives information on the nature of the church and on how church members should live whether they are male, female,...

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Philippians

Philippians The Philippians church had many different kinds of people in its congregation who were learning to work together. Apostle Paul recognised that problems could occur between believers, but had learned the true secret of having love, peace and...

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Colossians

Colossians In this letter Apostle Paul clearly teaches that Jesus Christ has paid the penalty for sin, and that Christ has reconciled us to God, and that Christ gives us the pattern and the power to grow spiritually. Because Jesus is the exact likeness...

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1 Thessalonians

1 Thessalonians First Thessalonians equips believers to help their brothers and sisters in Christ. The Thessalonian church was young and they needed help and encouragement. Both the persecution they faced and the temptations of their pagan culture were...

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