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"...if anyone makes the assistance of grace depend on the humility or obedience of man and does not agree that it is a gift of grace itself that we are obedient and humble, he contradicts the Apostle who says, "What have you that you did not receive?" (1 Cor. 4:7), and, "But by the grace of God I am what I am" (1 Cor. 15:10). (Council of Orange: Canon 6)

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    Gospel Summary

    Man was created to glorify God & Enjoy Him forever
    "Worthy are you, our Lord and our God to receive glory and honor and power, for You created all things." (Rev 4:11) "Do all to the glory of God" (1 Cor 10:31)

    Man has failed to glorify God & is under His just condemnation
    "For all have sinned..." (Rom 3:23) The wages of sin is death (Rom 6:23) "These will pay the penalty of eternal destruction" (2 Thes 1:9)

    Jesus fully bore the wrath and suffered the punishment sinners deserve
    Not wishing that sinners perish forever, God determined to save a people for Himself in the Eternal Son who became a man and lived the life we should have lived and died the death we justly deserve. God loves sinners and sent His Son to be the wrath absorbing sacrifice for their sin (1 John 4:10; John 6:37) he "...gave His life as a ransom for many" (Mk 10:45) & "rose again" from the dead (2 Cor 5:15) on their behalf.

    All who, by the grace of God, turn to Jesus in repentantant submissive faith are forgiven
    & begin a life-changing, eternally satisfying relationship with God! "Repent and believe the gospel (Mk 1:5) "In Your presence is fullness of Joy (Ps 16:11)

    For a more detailed analysis of the Gospel click here

    Posted by John on August 31, 2009 06:38 PM

    Comments

    Another great summary can be found here
    http://www.matthiasmedia.com.au/2wtl/

    Nice summary. I really like the second paragraph of your analysis regarding the holiness of God and are inability to be holy. Good work. Keep it up.

    Nice summary. I really like the second paragraph of your analysis regarding the holiness of God and are inability to be holy. Good work. Keep it up.

    Excellent gospel summary; however in the last paragraph, "All who, by the grace of God, turn to Jesus in repentantant submissive faith are forgiven" - you need to correct the spelling of the word "repentant". Great website!

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