Tagged with righteous

Romans 9:14

Romans 9:14

Romans 9:14 – What then shall we say? Is God unjust? Not at all! In this study, with close reference to Paul’s counter argument, we will take an in depth study on this question altogether – is God just? Continue reading

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Habakkuk 1:13

Habakkuk 1:13

Habakkuk 1:13 – Your eyes are too pure to look on evil; you cannot tolerate wrongdoing. Why then do you tolerate the treacherous? Why are you silent while the wicked swallow up those more righteous than themselves? In this study, we will examine the extent of the treachery that Habakkuk and the people of his time were subjected to, and what kind of attitude we should have when dealing with similar questions. Continue reading

Romans 3:20

Romans 3:20

Romans 3:20 – Therefore no one will be declared righteous in God’s sight by the works of the law; rather, through the law we become conscious of our sin. In this study we will examine the difference between the law of works and the law of faith, and this all-important purpose of the existence of law – it is through law that we become conscious of our sin. Continue reading

1 Peter 4:12

1 Peter 4:12

1 Peter 4:12 – Dear friends, do not be surprised at the painful trial you are suffering, as though something strange were happening to you. In this study, we will adopt Peter’s take on suffering and expand it to see why we are surprised when we suffer. Continue reading

Mark 2:17

Mark 2:17

Mark 2:17 – On hearing this, Jesus said to them, “It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners.” In this study, we will be looking into who exactly the sick refers to. Continue reading

Micah 6:8

Micah 6:8

Micah 6:8 – He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God. In this study we will examine the three requirements that the Lord has of us, as recounted by Micah. Continue reading

Titus 3:5

Titus 3:5

Titus 3:5 – He saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He saved us through the washing of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit. In this study, we will focus on the God’s mercy in granting his salvation, and how the Holy Spirit plays a part in this. Continue reading

James 5:16

James 5:16

James 5:16 – Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective. In this study, we will examine what is prayer and what is the prayer of a righteous man. Continue reading

2 Thessalonians 3:13

2 Thessalonians 3:13

2 Thessalonians 3:13 – And as for you, brothers, never tire of doing what is right. In this study we will examine what it means to never tire of doing what is right; and the possible challenges that hinder us, and the ways to go about doing it. Continue reading