But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect, keeping a clear conscience, so that those who speak maliciously against your good behavior in Christ may be ashamed of their slander. For it is better, if it is God’s will, to suffer for doing good than for doing evil. For Christ also suffered once for sins, the righteous for the unrighteous, to bring you to God. He was put to death in the body but made alive in the Spirit.
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Putting aside critical explanation or interpretation of a text(bible), i.e., exergesis; the you shall not, and the you shall in bible narratives, which are simple guard rails to give us directives for principled daily living. Theology in it's normative form communicates, a) what God says, b) it teaches of God and c) and it leads to God. This indicates the three distinct areas of our reflection of God though our actions, the systematic study of the nature of divine and, more generally, of religious belief, and the spiritual path.
So you think that paris is beautiful !
First and foremost, you must be friends with God. That is a process by which one become born Again. More about this later; for now, just give your heart to Jesus, it will do you good.
Ready your passport for the New Jerusalem
things you need to know before heading toward that spectacular Heavenly city
Are you Looking forward to go to that glorious place?
“Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God[a]; believe also in me. My Father’s house has many rooms; if that were not so, would I have told you that I am going there to prepare a place for you? And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am.
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Heaven is for everyone. This is so wonderful, some found it hard to believe.
Thomas said to him, “Lord, we don’t know where you are going, so how can we know the way?” Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me. If you really know me, you will know my Father as well. From now on, you do know him and have seen him.”
Who are the dwellers of New Jerusalem? who will be our neighbors?
The Spirit and the bride say, “Come!” And let the one who hears say, “Come!” Let the one who is thirsty come; and let the one who wishes take the free gift of the water of life.
new Jerusalem is a promised place for all who awaits Jesus' return.
Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that love his appearing.
Who are excluded from the New Jerusalem? Who are welcomed there?
Outside are the dogs, those who practice magic arts, the sexually immoral, the murderers, the idolaters and everyone who loves and practices falsehood.
be hopeful and patient. This is for those who endure until the end.
Then many false prophets will rise up and deceive many. And because lawlessness will abound, the love of many will grow cold. But he who endures to the end shall be saved. And this gospel of the kingdom will be preached in all the world as a witness to all the nations, and then the end will come. And also if anyone competes in athletics, he is not crowned unless he competes according to the rules.
Do you think that Paris is a beautiful Place! Here is an atomic excerpt description of the New Jerusalem:
The foundations of the wall of the city were adorned with all kinds of precious stones: the first foundation was jasper, the second sapphire, the third chalcedony, the fourth emerald, the fifth sardonyx, the sixth sardius, the seventh chrysolite, the eighth beryl, the ninth topaz, the tenth chrysoprase, the eleventh jacinth, and the twelfth amethyst. The twelve gates were twelve pearls: each individual gate was of one pearl. And the street of the city was pure gold, like transparent glass. IMAGINE THAT!