Great Biblical Doctrines
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The spiritual union; a vital union; this is an indissoluble union; how the union is accomplished; the consequences of the union; the federal and objective consequences; the subjective and spiritual consequences.
What is meant by conversion; temporary conversion; counterfeit conversion; variable elements of conversion; the two essential elements in conversion.
Repentance defined; a sense of regret; the gift of God; what is involved and engaged in repentance; the results of repentance; the whole person involved; the difference between remorse and repentance.
Various definitions of faith; faith; the link to the fulness of Christ; what are the elements of faith? historical or intellectual faith; what is involved in faith; the danger of believism; faith and reason; faith and knowledge.
The word 'son' and its use in Scripture defined; adoption as sons spiritually; sons are not equal with Christ; does adoption apply to all Christians? if children; then heirs.
What about the problem of sin? sanctification does not affect salvation; two definitions of sanctification; three schools of teaching explained.
The method of sanctification; receiving sanctification; a common error; no longer under the Law; is sanctification an experience? sanctification not a second blessing.
Three schools of teaching reviewed; sanctification is God's will for us; dangers to be avoided; the Trinity all involved in sanctification; we are exhorted to be holy because He is holy; the part the believer plays in sanctification.
The whole word of God; 'subject to the lusts of the flesh'; is the Christian sinless and perfect? the danger of justification without sanctification; our union with Christ.
A summary of the teaching in the series so far; the baptism in the Spirit promised by both John the Baptist and the Lord; the baptism explained; the mark of the Spirit; a command for every Christian.