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What is the Gospel, the Good News that Jesus taught?
« on: Fri May 18, 2012 - 09:37:23 »
Many lose their blessings that they could be walking in because they do not understand what the Good News that Jesus brought to the hurting, lost, sick, diseased,hungry, thirsty and POOR was to show them the way to the kingdom of heaven. He is the way, the truth and the life, and no one can come to the Father but by receiving His Word first.
Jesus taught the Gospel before he ever died on the cross or anyone understood that he would die on the cross. So the Gospel could not have been of how the Word was going to be forsaken by God for oursakes, to die on the cross so that we could be released from the old covenant to belong to another covenant being the resurrected Word that the Father resurrected on the 3rd day for forgiveness of sins.
The kingdom of God is available NOW and always has been for the kingdom of heaven is within you. I am not saying that it is not a real place. I am saying that we are not of this world when we come into God's kingdom. We are from a far country and are ambassabores for Christ. We are in this world but not of it. We do not fight or get involved in man's wars of the carnal nature. We give allegiance to God's kingdom alone and fight spiritual battles that come against our families, friends, and all the properties of our Creator which is MAN. Our sWord is not of the natural kind, for we have brethren in all nations. We should not be partakers of killing brethren no any man. We are in the life saving business not helping the enemy to kill souls before they can be saved. Have you ever noticed that in war there are not? WHAT IS THAT YOU SAY? No enemies?
 No there can't be, BECAUSE EACH SIDE THINKS THAT ARE GOOD.
God's kingdom and His people live in peace.
Oh, don't get me wrong.....men are still going to persecute you because the natural man has always been jealous of those led by the Spirit reaping all those benefits of God once they have been reborn from above and grown up in the Word where all the MILK AND HONEY is in the PROMISED LAND IN THE KINGDOM OF YOUR HEAVEN!
Have you received Christ and believe that God does not like you to have much money? or to be healed, or free from sin....full lifestyles. Well that is not His will, that is only what you can believe Him for. He gave us His will and had 66 men write it down for you. How funny it is that the carnal man would NOT miss the reading the will of their father.

Yet they totally reject the reading of the will of the Father WHO OWNS THE ENTIRE EARTH and gives it in the hands of those sons whom:
Matt 6:33 But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.
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 All blessings are hidden in Christ for he is the WORD and the will of the Father is to REALLY KNOW HIM.
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Re: What is the Gospel, the Good News that Jesus taught?
« Reply #1 on: Sun May 20, 2012 - 17:39:40 »
So you are a pacifist then?Good job that all the brave men who fought for us(the UK) in the scond world war werent pacifists, or Hitler would have won and wiped out even more Jews that he did already. Also I may be speaking German, what an awful thought!

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« Reply #2 on: Sun May 20, 2012 - 17:53:10 »
So you are a pacifist then?Good job that all the brave men who fought for us(the UK) in the scond world war werent pacifists, or Hitler would have won and wiped out even more Jews that he did already. Also I may be speaking German, what an awful thought!

As I told you before, I am a God pleaser, not a man pleaser. If we do as the heathen do, we are the same as they are. Even Paul never killed after coming to Christ.  I would not forfiet my being part of the temple being built up for NO MAN. I am from a far country, I am not of this world nor do I pledge my allegiance to NO MAN. Do you know why David was not allowed to build the TEMPLE?

1 Chron 28:2 Then David the king stood up upon his feet, and said, Hear me, my brethren, and my people: As for me, I had in mine heart to build an house of rest for the ark of the covenant of the LORD, and for the footstool of our God, and had made ready for the building:

3 But God said unto me, Thou shalt not build an house for my name, because thou hast been a man of war, and hast shed blood.
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I would tell you a secret.... but you are not able to handle it for you are still living in your carnal life.
And in case you missed that teaching in sun-day school, we are to teach souls of Christ to stop them from killing, not let them drag us in with them. Boy has God got something planned for those who......

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« Reply #3 on: Sun May 20, 2012 - 17:59:28 »
So you are a pacifist then?Good job that all the brave men who fought for us(the UK) in the scond world war werent pacifists, or Hitler would have won and wiped out even more Jews that he did already. Also I may be speaking German, what an awful thought!


Chosenone,
You do realize that it is God Almighty who brings the sword to lands for JUDGEMENT, DON'T YOU??

WE are to have NOTHING TO DO WITH WAR.

I can't understand why a CHRISTIAN would condone killing CHRISTIANS? If you say that you don't, you would not be telling me the truth. Because EVERY WAR HAS CHRISTIANS killing off the other enemy who also may be Christians.
Have you ever noticed that each side, thinks they are the GOOD GUYS? That is what is and AWFUL THOUGHT.

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« Reply #4 on: Thu May 31, 2012 - 02:53:40 »
To answer the question of your thread without addressing the post itself :

The Gospel is not simply what Jesus taught.  The Gospel - the Good News - is Christ Himself, that is, the Person of Christ.

The Good News is that God became man that human beings might become sons and daughters of God.

Peace and All Good,

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« Reply #5 on: Thu May 31, 2012 - 08:43:46 »
To answer the question of your thread without addressing the post itself :

The Gospel is not simply what Jesus taught.  The Gospel - the Good News - is Christ Himself, that is, the Person of Christ.

The Good News is that God became man that human beings might become sons and daughters of God.

Peace and All Good,

Teresa

Teresa,
While you must receive Christ to enter into the kingdom of God,The gospel was not of his death. The reason that is the gospel can not be about Jesus death is because the Word had not yet died on the cross nor did anyone know that he was going to die when he came teaching of the Good News. The GOOD NEWS is that God was now making His kingdom available to those who were tired of the worlds way.
Most definetly you must abide in the Word and the Word abide in you in order to renew your mind so that you CAN become a child of God, but the gospel that Jesus taught, was that God is seeking a people for Himself from the Gentiles to enter into the kingdom of God and come out of this worlds system of corruption.

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« Reply #6 on: Thu May 31, 2012 - 20:10:25 »
To answer the question of your thread without addressing the post itself :

The Gospel is not simply what Jesus taught.  The Gospel - the Good News - is Christ Himself, that is, the Person of Christ.

The Good News is that God became man that human beings might become sons and daughters of God.

Peace and All Good,

Teresa

Teresa,
While you must receive Christ to enter into the kingdom of God,The gospel was not of his death. The reason that is the gospel can not be about Jesus death is because the Word had not yet died on the cross nor did anyone know that he was going to die when he came teaching of the Good News. The GOOD NEWS is that God was now making His kingdom available to those who were tired of the worlds way.
Most definetly you must abide in the Word and the Word abide in you in order to renew your mind so that you CAN become a child of God, but the gospel that Jesus taught, was that God is seeking a people for Himself from the Gentiles to enter into the kingdom of God and come out of this worlds system of corruption.


I think it will help this discussion if you will read the post you are replying to before you reply.

There was nothing in my post that said the gospel is just about his death.

Please read it again.

I reiterate :  the Gospel, the Good News is not just what Jesus taught - the Gospel cannot be reduced to His sayings.  There are others who have taught similar things but we don't call their teaching the Gospel.  The Good News is Christ Himself.

Peace and All Good

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« Reply #7 on: Sat Jun 02, 2012 - 01:20:16 »
Found on another forum posted by a guy by the name of lesjude. 

And I quote

"Killing and the Christian
The principle of Mat. 5:38-48 is nonresistance toward all. No killing or wounding or returning evil by a Christian. This is what fatther God had always intended in the old and new testaments.

Gen. 4:7-8: Cain made the wrong sacrifice which opened the door to sin of hatred, jealousy and finally killing. The sacrifice Christians are to make is in Romans 12:1-2. When they do not do this and yield to the Holy Spirit training as to what this means they will do what is right in their own sight. This often results in operating in expediency (armed guards in churches) which is operating on the knowledge of good and evil not the Holy Spirit of Life. Note what Jesus says in Mat. 26:52. The disciples surely had a reason to wound and kill to defend each other and Jesus. Also Rev 13:7-10 The antichrist is killing saints and they are to follow nonresistance.

Genesis 4: 23-24 tells of a killing for a wounding and possibly to save his own life. He indicates he realizes this was wrong with the statement he makes about Cain in vs 24.

Genesis 9:6-7 is a clear statement on killing. The exception being capital punishment (Old and New testaments) and the OT wars of God's judgments on nations whose cup of iniquity was full. Acts 17:25-27 speaks of all being one blood. God's heart at this time is that men be saved not killed or injured, especially not by carnal Christians defending themselves or others.

King David is a type of Christ and was called by God a man after His own heart. However, Father God told him he could not build the temple because he had shed much blood on the earth in His sight, even though these were nations under judgment in wars God had directed. See I Chron. 22:7-8 and I Chron. 28:3. What is Jesus' view of "just" wars and physical violence? Luke 9:51-56. The disciples did not know what spirit they were of! They thought they had a "good" and Biblical response (see Elisha). Christians who either do not have the Holy Spirit or do not submit to His training in this area end up using 'expediency' or OT justifications for their violence which there is none there either.

Every non believer that a Christian kills ends up in the pit which was the point of what Jesus said in Luke 9:55-56. Then after you wound them, or talk to the ones who are left that are not killed, it makes it hard to tell them about the love of the Lord.

Some justify war by saying the US is a Christian nation. There is no such thing. There are nations with the King's citizens in them being salt and light, not acting like the world and serving its Godless systems, or relying on the expediency of armed guards in churches. see Ezra 8:21-23.

At this point some anecdotal evidence is in order. Nate Saint and those with him who died rather than defend themselves or each other is an example. I will say they were told by leadership not to go and may be the reason for no Divine protection.

On Killing by Lt. Col. Dave Grossman has some good points. After the battle of Gettysburg (the South lost) 100's of rifles were gathered up from the battlefield. Many were double and triple loaded. The reluctance to kill with an individual weapon seemed to be the reason. To cover their reluctance they did not fire but "reloaded". He goes on with more evidence throughout history to support the point, and the ways the military and our society has overcome this.

Also he establishes the killing as the cause of PTSD. His ways to overcome this are junk but his evidence is compelling. This is sowing and reaping for violation of God:s laws. PTSD can be overcome by repentance and deliverance. How an airborne ranger and Delta force operator got set free when we had the privilege of ministering deliverance to him is an interesting story.

General S. L. A. Marshall also makes the same point with his unique method of interviewing WW II, Korean War and Vietnam soldiers right after close combat. He interviewed the handful of survivors of Able CO. that hit the Dog Green sector on Omaha Beach. He talked with about 20 men not killed or wounded of over 200. It was the beach that Saving Private Ryan tried to show at the start of the film. He discovered a very high percentage that did not fire their personal weapons in this group and in all these wars except Vietnam. By then the military had devised training to partially overcome the God given resistance to killing.

In Vietnam one platoon of less than 30 men stood off a force of 200 very determined NVA all night with no artillery and some of the time with no illumination. Near the end, having very little ammo left, knowing they were as good as dead they just all started laughing! Captured NVA later said this really affected their morale. It appears the US troops had the resistance to killing removed and the NVA didn't. This platoon was mostly just a regular bunch of draftees that had not even seen "the elephant" yet.

This training is so effective, along with the conditioning to violence that our society provides, that troops will assault immediately when ambushed by a superior well protected force and win! In training the same men thought to themselves, never will I do this! The other force probably still had that bothersome inhibition.

The US Marines seem to be most open about telling recruits this, and perhaps best at it. They tell all their 'boots' that they will make them into trained killers."

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« Reply #8 on: Thu Jun 07, 2012 - 11:58:45 »
The gospel Jesus taught is "The kingdom of God is already here"

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« Reply #9 on: Sun Jul 08, 2012 - 11:56:59 »
I am not condemning your belief; though my understanding of Christ's Word is little different.

There are many more Scriptural examples that Christ taught regarding giving to others more than was is asked.

Christ also spoke often on loving our enemies.

Like many, you speak of not partaking in war, yet it is my belief that in doing so, you are neither "showing love" for your brother, or your enemy.

1. Love your Brothers and Sisters
   
Mat 25:40 "The King will reply, 'I tell you the truth, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers of mine, you did for me.'

If a people is asking for help, or EVEN if needing help and being unable to ask; in what way are we honoring Christ by turning a blind eye. Are we then no more than the priests and nobles who walked past the robbed and beaten man? (Luke 10-29-37) 

2. Love Your Enemies.

Would we not do all in our power to prevent a loved one from doing wrong. Do we not speak out and offer reasons why such an action is wrong. Do not parents like wise admonish their children, out of Love. What parent in Christ punishes their children with a heart motivated by hatred, revenge, etc? (adding the following) Or for that matter, nonchalantly ignores any wrong doings, because God will take care of it?

It is not difficult to love someone and be vehemently apposed to their actions. (sounds like our Heavenly Fathers love for us)

So are we showing love to our enemies by allowing them to do harm on our brothers and sisters in Christ? Are we likewise showing love to our brothers and sisters by allowing such harm to happen?

I think not. Food for thought I think.

In Christ with Love,
Julie

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« Reply #10 on: Tue Jul 17, 2012 - 16:29:13 »
The Gospel Jesus taught was simple.  Love neighbor, enemy, friend, foe, as perfectly as God does.

Anything short of that and you aren't doing it right.

If you don't do it right, He's not in you and you aren't in Him.

Paul said that theology wasn't important, but faith working through love was.

The Kingdom of the Lord is where ever the Lord is.  If the Lord is in you, then you will have the love right.  If He is in you, you aren't changing, you are changed.

That change is pretty specific scripturally, and to avoid conflict Ii'll not go there on what the change looks like.

But, I think you take a lot of liberties on your explanation.  I don't think it's like totally whack or anything, but I think you presume way more than you can substantiate.

However, the penultimate determinate of if you are in Him is the factor of if you got the love right. 

And that is the Gospel.




Many lose their blessings that they could be walking in because they do not understand what the Good News that Jesus brought to the hurting, lost, sick, diseased,hungry, thirsty and POOR was to show them the way to the kingdom of heaven. He is the way, the truth and the life, and no one can come to the Father but by receiving His Word first.
Jesus taught the Gospel before he ever died on the cross or anyone understood that he would die on the cross. So the Gospel could not have been of how the Word was going to be forsaken by God for oursakes, to die on the cross so that we could be released from the old covenant to belong to another covenant being the resurrected Word that the Father resurrected on the 3rd day for forgiveness of sins.
The kingdom of God is available NOW and always has been for the kingdom of heaven is within you. I am not saying that it is not a real place. I am saying that we are not of this world when we come into God's kingdom. We are from a far country and are ambassabores for Christ. We are in this world but not of it. We do not fight or get involved in man's wars of the carnal nature. We give allegiance to God's kingdom alone and fight spiritual battles that come against our families, friends, and all the properties of our Creator which is MAN. Our sWord is not of the natural kind, for we have brethren in all nations. We should not be partakers of killing brethren no any man. We are in the life saving business not helping the enemy to kill souls before they can be saved. Have you ever noticed that in war there are not? WHAT IS THAT YOU SAY? No enemies?
 No there can't be, BECAUSE EACH SIDE THINKS THAT ARE GOOD.
God's kingdom and His people live in peace.
Oh, don't get me wrong.....men are still going to persecute you because the natural man has always been jealous of those led by the Spirit reaping all those benefits of God once they have been reborn from above and grown up in the Word where all the MILK AND HONEY is in the PROMISED LAND IN THE KINGDOM OF YOUR HEAVEN!
Have you received Christ and believe that God does not like you to have much money? or to be healed, or free from sin....full lifestyles. Well that is not His will, that is only what you can believe Him for. He gave us His will and had 66 men write it down for you. How funny it is that the carnal man would NOT miss the reading the will of their father.

Yet they totally reject the reading of the will of the Father WHO OWNS THE ENTIRE EARTH and gives it in the hands of those sons whom:
Matt 6:33 But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.
KJV
 All blessings are hidden in Christ for he is the WORD and the will of the Father is to REALLY KNOW HIM.

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« Reply #11 on: Sun Jul 22, 2012 - 04:45:12 »

The Gospel Jesus taught was simple.  Love neighbor, enemy, friend, foe, as perfectly as God does.

Anything short of that and you aren't doing it right.

If you don't do it right, He's not in you and you aren't in Him.

Paul said that theology wasn't important, but faith working through love was.

The Kingdom of the Lord is where ever the Lord is.  If the Lord is in you, then you will have the love right.  If He is in you, you aren't changing, you are changed.

That change is pretty specific scripturally, and to avoid conflict Ii'll not go there on what the change looks like.

But, I think you take a lot of liberties on your explanation.  I don't think it's like totally whack or anything, but I think you presume way more than you can substantiate.

However, the penultimate determinate of if you are in Him is the factor of if you got the love right. 

And that is the Gospel.

Not quite as simple as you think....for you started with the SECOND Command - love neighbour ::frown:: !

Where is the FIRST ?

If we don't get our priorities right we are not doing it GOD's way !  ::frown::

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« Reply #12 on: Sun Jul 22, 2012 - 07:59:12 »
afaithfulone4u
have you heard of Rees Howell? He was an amazing man of God from the UK, an intercessor who tells extraordinary stories of how God used them in the second world war to intercede for the allies. During the Battle of Britain, which not only was a pivotal point in the war, but where the allied planes were outnumbered by the German planes 3 to 1, God was giving him and his group of intercessors in London, specific things to pray while the pilots and crew were up there fighting for their lives and for the protection of their country.. There was no way in the natural that they could have won that battle against such overwhelming odds, despite their incredible  bravery, but God did it. He gave them the victory through all the prayers that were going up.
Of course God stands against evil like Hitler. An evil man with an evil regime who was systematically murdering all the Jews in Europe. God is not going to sit back and let that happen.

Also take Churchill. Well he was a God appointed man if ever there was one. Talk about being in the right place at the right time. Amazing man whose resilience and sheer bulldog spirit helped to get the British through the war. A men for such as time as that.
Maybe you are the sort of person who would stand back and let someone kill their child rather than defend them.Who knows. ::shrug::

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« Reply #13 on: Sun Jul 22, 2012 - 08:08:54 »
afaithfulone4u, a thought just occured to me. If someone broke into your house, what would you do. Let them in? Invite them to take whatever they want? AlLow then to mess everyhting up? Let them have it and live there as they like? Or would you want them out and try to defend yourselves?
Its the same in a war.

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« Reply #14 on: Sun Jul 22, 2012 - 08:33:29 »
Thou shalt not kill. You can defend yourself without killing. And if I should die from violence, then so be it, but my soul shall not die.

Amen. And may there be peace throughout the world, brother loving brother.

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« Reply #15 on: Sun Jul 22, 2012 - 09:44:48 »

It you think that loving your neighbor means sitting by and letting evil prevail against them, then I would say you have a perverted view of what love is.

I guess Micheal and his angels did not get the passivism memo from God....Revelation 12:7




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« Reply #16 on: Sun Jul 22, 2012 - 10:27:36 »
Luke 22:36
“But now,” he said, “take your money and a traveler’s bag. And if you don’t have a sword, sell your cloak and buy one!

Matthew 10:34
Do not think that I have come to bring peace upon the earth; I have not come to bring peace, but a sword.


Jesus has drawn the battle line. Satan has lost, but he has yet to get the memo. Every demon is on notice.

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« Reply #17 on: Sun Jul 22, 2012 - 11:31:46 »

It you think that loving your neighbor means sitting by and letting evil prevail against them, then I would say you have a perverted view of what love is.

I guess Micheal and his angels did not get the passivism memo from God....Revelation 12:7


My dear brother. Does God pervert love by letting His saints die? If a man shall lose his life for his brother, what is his reward? Great is his reward! Any battle that will be fought will be God's battle and not mans. We should not kill each other and say it is God's will. It is not His will that we should kill one another. Were the Crusades justified? How many souls can you save by killing someone? How many souls can you save by dying as a martyr for Christ?

Christ will fight His Holy War upon His return. When He was in the flesh, He went as a lamb to the slaughter. Could He have not formed an army of 12 legions of angels and conquer the Romans?

I have seen war. There's just no excuse for it.

Peace and blessings.


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« Reply #18 on: Sun Jul 22, 2012 - 14:40:06 »
So you are a pacifist then?Good job that all the brave men who fought for us(the UK) in the scond world war werent pacifists, or Hitler would have won and wiped out even more Jews that he did already. Also I may be speaking German, what an awful thought!

As I told you before, I am a God pleaser, not a man pleaser.

Respectfully, you appear to ber more of a blowhard that is trying to win justification than someone really comfortable in their spiritual maturity.

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« Reply #19 on: Sun Jul 22, 2012 - 14:42:14 »
To answer the question of your thread without addressing the post itself :

The Gospel is not simply what Jesus taught.  The Gospel - the Good News - is Christ Himself, that is, the Person of Christ.

The Good News is that God became man that human beings might become sons and daughters of God.

Peace and All Good,

Teresa

Teresa,
While you must receive Christ to enter into the kingdom of God,The gospel was not of his death. The reason that is the gospel can not be about Jesus death is because the Word had not yet died on the cross nor did anyone know that he was going to die when he came teaching of the Good News. The GOOD NEWS is that God was now making His kingdom available to those who were tired of the worlds way.
Most definetly you must abide in the Word and the Word abide in you in order to renew your mind so that you CAN become a child of God, but the gospel that Jesus taught, was that God is seeking a people for Himself from the Gentiles to enter into the kingdom of God and come out of this worlds system of corruption.


I think it will help this discussion if you will read the post you are replying to before you reply.

There was nothing in my post that said the gospel is just about his death.

Please read it again.

I reiterate :  the Gospel, the Good News is not just what Jesus taught - the Gospel cannot be reduced to His sayings.  There are others who have taught similar things but we don't call their teaching the Gospel.  The Good News is Christ Himself.

Peace and All Good

Teresa
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as pedantically picky as I am, I even agree with your post.  If anything I would add matt 5:53-48 to your thoughts.

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« Reply #20 on: Sun Jul 22, 2012 - 14:44:59 »
Found on another forum posted by a guy by the name of lesjude. 

And I quote

"Killing and the Christian
The principle of Mat. 5:38-48 is nonresistance toward all. No killing or wounding or returning evil by a Christian. This is what fatther God had always intended in the old and new testaments.

Well, isn't les jude living in an eisegetical nightmare.

Jesus tells the people to love as thoroughly as GOD HIMSELF LOVES.  That's the purpose of all those verses.  Not just yourself, but even your enemies.  It doesn't say never do bad things, Remember God committed genocide in the OT.  You need to reconcile those acts in your answer lesjude, or the fact that it's incomplete will be a glaring issue.

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Re: What is the Gospel, the Good News that Jesus taught?
« Reply #21 on: Tue Aug 07, 2012 - 19:13:49 »
What is the Gospel, the Good News that Jesus taught?

Can, completely be summed up in three words:

LOVE ONE ANOTHER.