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The Spiritual Growth of the Apostle John

John the son of Zebedee gives us a vivid picture of the spiritual growth the Lord wants to work in us. In the Gospel of John, he presents himself, along with his fellow disciples, as fleshly in orientation.  This was … Continue reading

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Figurative Speech in the Bible

The Bible is written in figurative language, picturesque speech.  There are comparisons of all kinds:  analogies, metaphors, models, parables, patterns, similes, symbols, signs, examples, and more.  Such imagery transcends words, for indeed a picture is worth a thousand words. There … Continue reading

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