Monthly Archives: October 2010

When The Law Came,Sin Revived…Romans 7

But sin, taking occasion by the commandment, wrought in me all manner of concupiscence. For without the law sin was dead. For I was alive without the law once: but when the commandment came, sin revived, and I died. (Romans 7:8-9) … Continue reading

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Letter or Spirit ?…Romans 7

For when we were in the flesh, the motions of sins, which were by the law, did work in our members to bring forth fruit unto death. But now we are delivered from the law, that being dead wherein we were … Continue reading

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The Horror and Ugliness of Sin…Romans 7

Wherefore the law is holy, and the commandment holy, and just, and good.Was then that which is good made death unto me? God forbid. But sin, that it might appear sin, working death in me by that which is good; … Continue reading

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How Sin Uses the Law…Romans 7

What shall we say then? Is the law sin? God forbid. Nay, I had not known sin, but by the law: for I had not known lust, except the law had said, Thou shalt not covet.But sin, taking occasion by … Continue reading

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The Bad Marriage…Romans 7

Know ye not, brethren, (for I speak to them that know the law,) how that the law hath dominion over a man as long as he liveth? For the woman which hath an husband is bound by the law to her … Continue reading

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False Conversion…Acts 8

Then Simon himself believed also: and when he was baptized, he continued with Philip, and wondered, beholding the miracles and signs which were do…(Acts 8:13) It must have been heartening to Phillip, and to the new Christians of Samaria, on … Continue reading

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The Alternative Word…Acts 8

But there was a certain man, called Simon, which beforetime in the same city used sorcery, and bewitched the people of Samaria, giving out that himself was some great one: To whom they all gave heed, from the least to … Continue reading

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