The mystery of godliness
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The mystery of godliness a sermon preached before Her Majesty, at St. James"s Chapel, on Sunday, Dec. 9th. 1705. By Lancelot Blackburne, ... by Lancelot Blackburne

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Published by printed for Tho. Bennet in London .
Written in English


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Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 2353, no.19).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 2353, no. 19.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[2],26p.
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16816696M

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The mystery of godliness must be what Paul counts as gain which is the knowledge of Christ Jesus (Phil ). This is why Paul declares the mystery of godliness to be Christ. For the Christian, Christ is the principle, pattern, goal, and sufficiency of our life (A.C Gaebelein’s outline of the book of Philippians). Nov 09,  · The Mystery of Godliness – 1 Timothy This section of 1 Timothy is the center of the letter, perhaps the center of the three Pastoral Epistles as a whole. The main metaphor Paul works in this letter is the Household of God. We all yearn for a closer walk with Christ. We desire more of Him. We stretch out our hands to God, and often we believe He is distant, inaccessible and even mysterious. The Mystery of Godliness: Experiencing Christ in Us demystifies the notion that God is invisible and resides in a place beyond our spiritual reach. Thomas teaches that Christ is available to us to the degree we are available Brand: CLC Publications. In The Mystery of Godliness, W. Ian Thomas lays bare the reality of our weakness without God. While godliness may be a mystery, Thomas makes it clear that this Format: Ebook.