Colossians · Exegesis of Light

How deep is a man founded in the Love of Christ?

Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye. [Colossians 3:13] Forgiveness is perhaps the deepest indicator of true spiritual maturity and perfection in Christ. How deep is a man founded in the Love of Christ? Watch how he forgives…… Continue reading How deep is a man founded in the Love of Christ?

Colossians · Exegesis of Light

The insignia of God’s Elect…

Therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, put on tender mercies, kindness, humility, meekness, longsuffering— Colossians 3:12 These are the colours of the Kingdom we must adorn ourselves constantly in. These are the expressions of the first born that must be the fragrance of our lives. These must be the contrails that mark our…… Continue reading The insignia of God’s Elect…

Colossians · Exegesis of Light

Christ is all and in all!

Where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, Barbarian, Scythian, bond nor free: but Christ is all, and in all. [Colossians 3:11] Hallelujah! Christ is all and in all! No distinction by race, ethnicity or socioeconomic strata…no place for religion. Only Christ. One banner. One song. One monolithic front. Only in Christ! Only…… Continue reading Christ is all and in all!

Colossians · Exegesis of Light

how do we paralyse the vestiges of the old man in us?

Mortify therefore your members which are upon the earth; fornication, uncleanness, inordinate affection, evil concupiscence, and covetousness, which is idolatry: [Colossians 3:5] This compels us to feast soberly on the empty cross of Jesus. For we are them that came through the cross of Jesus and have been admonished to carry its power with us…… Continue reading how do we paralyse the vestiges of the old man in us?