Lordís Day 23 Themes and Divisions

 

Kok

 

Justification.

 

  1. The value
  2. The cause
  3. The possibility
  4. The necessity

 

God is the one who justifies

 

  1. In spite of all the accusations
  2. Only in Christ
  3. And through faith.

 

The great trial

 

  1. The guilty
  2. The judge
  3. The verdict

 

The justification of sinners

 

  1. Revealed in the gospel
  2. Carried out by God
  3. Guaranteed in Christ
  4. Understood and accepted through faith

 

W. Bredenhof

 

Godís free gifts in Christ are received only through faith

 

Those free gifts are:

 

  1. Christís perfect satisfaction
  2. Christís perfect righteousness
  3. Christís perfect holiness

 

G. VanPopta

 

The glorious gospel of righteousness and life everlasting

 

  1. Given by grace only
  2. Received by faith only

 

C. Stam

 

The unique confession that righteousness is only through faith in Christ.

 

  1. The gift of righteousness in Christ
  2. The way to righteousness through faith

 

Bremmer

 

What you have in justifying faith.

 

We see:

 

  1. A sharp indictment
  2. A surprising acquittal
  3. The faith which accepts this acquittal

 

Holwerda

 

The justification from faith to faith

 

  1. The righteousness of God which is revealed.
  2. The gospel wherein this revelation is given.
  3. The faith through which this revelation is given to us

 

Dijk


What do I have in my faith?

 

  1. Before God I am righteous
  2. Before God I am an heir