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Lively exchange at the Apostle Meeting

...water, proclaim the forgiveness of sins,... ...the authoritative ministry of the Church... ...on the pages of the Catechism.... ...outside the circle of the District... ...statements—at the beginning of today’s Apostle... ...among a total of 43 Apostles,... ...all District Churches of Europe. “It... ...Apostle in praise of their “brotherly... ...only one subject of discussion, namely... ...the Church’s concept of ministry. The... ...approximately 350 Apostles of the New... ...Church by way of previous written... ...after 150 years of New Apostolic... ...in the Catechism of the New... ...tenure. The efforts of the Church’s... ...are three levels of ministry, each... ...in a variety of ways (CNAC... ...7.9.2), one of which is... ...preach the word of God (CNAC... ...proclaim the forgiveness of sins, and... ...with the gift of the Holy... ...also various appointments of a hierarchical... ...7.10). Second round of global consultations... ...the Church’s “Questions of Faith” Work... ...highest executive body of the New... ...At the initiative of Chief Apostle... ...world. The results of this exercise... ...a second round of global consultation.... ...an Apostle Meeting of a different... ...at the start of this year’s... ...am Main. Instead of giving his... ...only one subject of discussion.... ...the forgiveness of sins, and consecrate... More


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The sacraments (23): The Lord’s bountiful table

...Christ. “…for the forgiveness of sins.”... ...basically a summary of Jesus’ life:... ...celebrates the incarnation of God. The... ...body of Christ is... ...also the church of those who... ...is a matter of fellowship, not... ...only of coming together,... ...but actually of coming together... ...Corinthians a piece of his mind... ...the intimate fellowship of the congregation... ...basic text speaks of paradidomi .... ...the intensified form of “giving”. Holy... ...the ultimate surrender of Jesus Christ.... ...cite the words of Moses here... ...sprinkled the blood of the sacrificial... ...as a sign of God’s covenant... ...other hand, speak of a new... ...to Isaiah’s prophecy of the substitutionary... ...suffering of the Servant... ...of God, who... ...life as “an offering for sin”.... ...celebrates the sacrifice of Jesus Christ.... ...“…for the forgiveness of sins.” Matthew... ...But the blood of the sacrifice... ...of atonement and... ...the suffering of the Servant... ...of God leave... ...Jesus Christ’s act of redemption. “Do... ...this in remembrance of Me.” Paul... ...convey the command of Jesus to... ...practised the breaking of bread and... ...it—the early form of Holy Communion.... ...Christ. “For as often as… you... ...and introverted kind of remembrance, but... ...Communion celebrates our profession of faith... ...to the return of Christ, but... ...the future kingdom of God by... ...will not drink of this fruit... ...of the vine... ...blood…” The gospel of John does... ...suggests a concept of sacrament, which... ...that the celebration of Holy Communion... ...the upcoming parts of this series.... ...at the words of the one... ...the forgiveness of sins.” Matthew is... More


Law and justice—two completely different beasts?

...warnings, He grants forgiveness and reconciliation.... ...spoke the language of death. The... ...many perpetrators. Millions of soldiers died.... ...regime murdered millions of Jews. These... ...were years of annihilation, displacement,... ...1946, leading members of the National... ...in room 600 of the Nuremberg... ...Palace of Justice. A... ...total of 24 high-ranking... ...Military Tribunal, comprised of representatives from... ...further criminal trials of a similar... ...follow. A total of 185 defendants... ...bench. The last of their sentences... ...a suitable means of punishing murderers?... ...error is part of human existence,... ...day, the question of what is... ...truly righteous form of justice, and... ...already well aware of this. It... ...that speaks more often and more... ...than the book of Romans. This... ...create fair systems of assessment, laws,... ...shifts the question of law and... ...grants grace instead of punishment, God... ...not vindictive. Instead of issuing threatening... ...upon the heart of the perpetrator.... ...sin. The magnitude of guilt incurred... ...the civic duties of their country,... ...to the authority of the state,... ...“the authorities of the state... ...a certain field of tension between... ...on the basis of his conviction... ...of faith and... ...to the grace of the Lord—preferably... ...the right? An often heard question.... ...Himself bore our sins in His... ...having died to sins, might live... More


The sacraments (21): At the table with Jesus and the disciples

...: “for the forgiveness of sins”.... ...companions, this Jesus of Nazareth. He... ...above all, it often also served... ...the coming kingdom of God. Jesus... ...the greatest signal of this kind... ...the various accounts of the institution... ...of Holy Communion... ...oldest surviving document of the New... ...the Corinthians—three out of four gospels... ...give an account of the institution... ...of the sacrament.... ...also the gospel of John, which... ...a detailed account of a farewell... ...account the actions of Jesus revolve... ...around the washing of the disciples’... ...wine. An overview of the biggest... ...regard the Feast of the Passover... ...as the date of the event,... ...Paul stays out of the debate... ...describe a sequence of separate acts... ...at the start of the meal... ...this in remembrance of Me.” Only... ...“for the forgiveness of sins”. Different... ...accurate verbatim transcript of the Last... ...ground. In terms of the dating,... ...before, the Feast of Passover was... ...this in remembrance of Me.” After... ...far-reaching the significance of the Last... ...to the return of Christ (“till... ...a whole bundle of farewell speeches... ...a clear way of celebrating Holy... ...be the focus of the next... ...2,000 years, Christians of all denominations... ...the last supper of Jesus Christ.... ...the forgiveness of sins”. Different words,... More