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Romans 11:25

Oct 24, 2013   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Romans, Romans 11, Writings  //  No Comments

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Thursday, 24 October 2013

For I do not desire, brethren, that you should be ignorant of this mystery, lest you should be wise in your own opinion, that blindness in part has happened to Israel until the fullness of the Gentiles has come in. Romans 11:25

Once again Paul introduces his thought with “For…” This will be given to expand on what he said early about “how much more will these, who are natural branches, be grafted into their own olive tree?” The “natural branches” are the Jewish people.… Read the rest

Romans 11:24

Oct 23, 2013   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Romans, Romans 11, Writings  //  No Comments

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Wednesday, 23 October 2013

For if you were cut out of the olive tree which is wild by nature, and were grafted contrary to nature into a cultivated olive tree, how much more will these, who are natural branches, be grafted into their own olive tree? Romans 11:24

Today we see an explanatory statement of the previous verse – “And they also, if they do not continue in unbelief, will be grafted in, for God is able to graft them in again.” Paul will now expand on this, giving insights into why this is so.… Read the rest

Romans 11:23

Oct 22, 2013   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Romans, Romans 11, Writings  //  No Comments

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Tuesday, 22 October 2013

And they also, if they do not continue in unbelief, will be grafted in, for God is able to graft them in again. Romans 11:23

Paul is in essence repeating himself in this verse. So far in verses 1 & 2, 11 & 12, and 15 he has indicated that Israel is not completely cut off.… Read the rest

Romans 11:22

Oct 21, 2013   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Romans, Romans 11, Writings  //  No Comments

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Monday, 21 October 2013

Therefore consider the goodness and severity of God: on those who fell, severity; but toward you, goodness, if you continue in His goodness. Otherwise you also will be cut off. Romans 11:22

“Therefore” asks us to go back and consider the preceding verses. Paul spoke of branches being broken off and branches being grafted in.… Read the rest

Romans 11:21

Oct 20, 2013   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   Daily Writing, Epistles (written), Romans, Romans 11, Writings  //  No Comments

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Sunday, 20 October 2013

For if God did not spare the natural branches, He may not spare you either. Romans 11:21

The olive tree symbolizes much about Israel. It remains green throughout the year which pictures God’s eternal and enduring faithfulness to His covenant promises. Its fatness can be interpreted as the great privileges and honors of being Israel.… Read the rest

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