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The Atonement – Part Three

Through the ages, Christians have agreed that Christ is the Son of God; that he was sent down to us to reconcile our relationship with the Father, a relationship which was broken by Adam’s choosing to transgress and disobey God’s … Continue reading

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The Atonement – Part Two

The apostle Paul speaks of our sinful nature because of Adam’s fall (as representative of the whole human race) in 1 Corinthians 15:22: “for as in Adam all die,…” (c.f. Rom. 5:14-18); in Colossians 1:21, Paul speaks of our personal … Continue reading

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The Atonement – Part One

As we study the history of the people of Israel in the Old Testament, we find numerous passages mentioning atonement for sin.[1]  God required that the Israelites make a blood sacrifice in order to atone for their sins.  These sacrifices … Continue reading

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