Affirming the Apostles' Creed

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Crossway, 2008 - 162 strán (strany)

The Apostles' Creed is the oldest, most beautiful succinct summary of Christian beliefs. Though often recited in unison during worship services, the creed begins with the phrase "I believe," making it a deeply personal profession of faith. But when was the last time you examined it closely?

In Affirming the Apostles' Creed, an excerpt from Growing in Christ, noted Bible scholar and author J. I. Packer explains the meaning and implications of each phrase of this great creed. Each concise chapter serves as an invitation to dive further into the creed-and as a result, into the essentials of the Christian faith-by concluding with discussion questions and Bible passages for further study.

 

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Prehľad pre používateľa  - leandrod - LibraryThing

Short, quite objective, well written. It is not a full exposition such as Olevianus’ or Witsius’ (which are also available for free in English translations from the Latin and Dutch originals in ... Čítať celú recenziu

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Great exploration of the gospel as found in the Apostles' Creed. Pakcer's goal is to bring us past simplistic "ABC" presentations of the gospel to one that includes realities like the Father's ... Čítať celú recenziu

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INTRODUCTION
15
I BELIEVE IN GOD
25
THE GOD I BELIEVE IN
31
THE FATHER ALMIGHTY
39
ALMIGHTY
45
MAKER OF HEAVEN AND EARTH
53
AND IN JESUS CHRIST
59
HIS ONLY SON
67
THE THIRD DAY
91
HE ASCENDED INTO HEAVEN
97
HE SHALL COME
105
I BELIEVE IN THE HOLY SPIRIT
113
THE HOLY CATHOLIC CHURCH
121
FORGIVENESS OF SINS
129
RESURRECTION OF THE BODY
137
THE LIFE EVERLASTING
145

BORN OF THE VIRGIN MARY
73
SUFFERED UNDER PONTIUS PILATE
79
HE DESCENDED INTO HELL
85

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Strana 9 - I believe in the Holy Spirit, the holy catholic Church, the communion of saints, the forgiveness of sins, the resurrection of the body, and the life everlasting. Amen.

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