Death in Old and New Covenant

Death in Old Covenant

Isaiah 57:1

The righteous perish, and no one takes it to heart; the devout are taken away, and no one understands that the righteous are taken away to be spared from evil.

Death in New Covenant

John 17:15

My prayer is not that you take them out of the world but that you protect them from the evil one.

1 Corinthians 15:54

When the perishable has been clothed with the imperishable, and the mortal with immortality, then the saying that is written will come true: “Death has been swallowed up in victory.”

We are without defect, blameless and peace in His sight Already

2 Peter 3:14-15
World English Bible (WEB)

14 Therefore, beloved, seeing that you look for these things, be diligent to be found in peace, without defect and blameless in his sight.

15 Regard the patience of our Lord as salvation; even as our beloved brother Paul also, according to the wisdom given to him, wrote to you;

Ephesians 2:14
World English Bible (WEB)

14 For he is our peace, who made both one, and broke down the middle wall of partition,

Ephesians 5:26-27
World English Bible (WEB)

26 that he might sanctify it, having cleansed it by the washing of water with the word, 27 that he might present the assembly to himself gloriously, not having spot or wrinkle or any such thing; but that it should be holy and without defect.

 

 

I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the Lord

Psalm 27:12-14

King James Version (KJV)

12 Deliver me not over unto the will of mine enemies: for false witnesses are risen up against me, and such as breathe out cruelty.

13 I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living.

14 Wait on the Lord: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the Lord.

Priority

  1. Believe in His Goodness first
  2. Then you will see His Goodness

Grace Opens Eyes and Grace Opens Mouth

Opening of Mouth

Luke 1:63-64
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63 He asked for a writing tablet, and wrote, “His name is John.”

They all marveled. 64 His mouth was opened immediately, and his tongue freed, and he spoke, blessing God.

  • John means God is Grace

Opening of Eyes

Acts 9:17-18
World English Bible (WEB)

17 Ananias departed, and entered into the house. Laying his hands on him, he said, “Brother Saul, the Lord, who appeared to you on the road by which you came, has sent me, that you may receive your sight, and be filled with the Holy Spirit.” 18 Immediately something like scales fell from his eyes, and he received his sight. He arose and was baptized.

  • Anania means Grace of God
    • Anan = Grace
    • Yah = Yahweh

What is TRUE Fear of God ?

Luke 4:8

King James Version (KJV)

And Jesus answered and said unto him, Get thee behind me, Satan: for it is written, Thou shalt worship the Lord thy God, and him only shalt thou serve.

Deuteronomy 6:13

King James Version (KJV)

13 Thou shalt fear the Lord thy God, and serve him, and shalt swear by his name.

TRUE Fear of God

Fear in Old Covenant = Worship in New Covenant 

Definition by Jesus