Christ’s Article Issues From 1 – 8
- Bible study
- Christian Evidences
- Christian Living
- Dr Desmond Ford
Sep 17, 2014 1503
Series Of Christ’s Article Issues by Desmond Ford
Issue No 1
Years ago communist agitator addressed about a thousand Russian miners. “Religion is the opiate
of the people,” he shouted. “There is no God. The Bible is only a collection of fables. Jesus was just a Jew, dead and gone long ago.”
Issue No 2
It was the most mysterious event the world had ever known. The most wonderfully pure of all human beings, the most holy of all men-overwhelmed with terror and horror!
Issue No 3
The four Gospels are not like ordinary biographies. Strangely, they have often been likened to tadpoles with large heads and long, thin tails. That is, the Passion Story is the great emphasis of the Gospels.
Issue No 4
Christ’s resurrection is no hoax. Neither are its benefits.
Issue No 5
One of the most romantic love stories of Ruth. Ruth is the name of one of the two books in the Bible that bear the name of women. The other is the book of Esther.
Issue No 6
The events surrounding the Transfiguration reveal the truly important issues in Christianity: Christ, church, cross, and coming.
Issue No 7
God’s incomparable Gift is Jesus. Old Testament men and women are examples of the riches we have through justification, sanctification, and glorification.
Issue No 8
Christ revealed his glory at the transfiguration to help his followers through the gruesomeness of Calvary. Moses and Elijah are symbols of all the faithful-living and dead-united on the day of Christ’s glory. We can understand Moses (the law) and Elijah (the prophets) only through Jesus.