General Epistles

{PETER, JOHN, HEBREWS}

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{PETER}
  1. Hastening The Day - {PDF Copy} - (In the interim between Christ’s ascension and return, God has granted humanity the opportunity to repent)
  2. The Day of Visitation - {PDF Copy} - (Peter exhorts Christians to persevere in trials and live holy lives in the knowledge of the coming day of visitation)
  3. New Creation and Advent - {PDF Copy} - (The arrival of Jesus in glory will usher in the Day of the Lord, the final judgment, and the New Heavens and New Earth)

{JOHN}
  1. The Last Hour - {PDF Copy} - (The presence of false teachers in the church demonstrates that we are in the last days, and the LAST HOUR is almost upon us)
  2. Spirit of Antichrist - {PDF Copy} - (The Antichrist is a deceiver intent on destroying the church through deception, apostasy, and if necessary, persecution)
  3. In the Church - {PDF Copy} - (John labels false teachers in the church as antichrists, and their deceptive teachings confirm that the “last days” have commenced)
  4. Light and Life - {PDF Copy} - (Jesus is the only true light in the world that shines all the brighter in the darkness - this light means life for the world)

{HEBREWS}
  1. The Superior Word - {PDF Copy} - (God’s definitive word has been spoken in His Son. All previous words were partial, preparatory, and incomplete)
  2. Upon These Last Days - {PDF Copy} - (The era of the Levitical priesthood terminated with the arrival of the word of God spoken in His Son)
  3. Purification of Sins - {PDF Copy} - (Having achieved the purification of sins, Jesus “sat down” at the right hand of God where he intercedes for his people)
  4. Supremacy of the Son - {PDF Copy} - (Through a series of comparisons, Hebrews presents the supremacy of the Son over all his predecessors)
  5. His Distinguished Name - {PDF Copy} - (Having achieved the purification of sins, the Son inherited a vastly more distinguished name than the angels)
  6. Do Not Drift Away - {PDF Copy} - (A dire warning of the consequences for failing to hear and obey the superior word found in the Son)
  7. Merciful High Priest - {PDF Copy} - (His priesthood is valid and trustworthy because Jesus was a genuine human being who died the same death as all men - Hebrews 2:5-18)
  8. The Son Surpasses Moses - {PDF Copy} - (The word of the Son is superior even to the word of Moses, the servant and Great Lawgiver in the house of Yahweh)
  9. Priest Forever - {PDF Copy} - (His priesthood is superior since it rests on his endless resurrection life, the promised priest after the order of Melchizedek – Psalm 110:4)
  10. Shadow to Substance - {PDF Copy} - (The types and “shadows” of the old covenant find their substance and fulfillment in the Son, Jesus Christ)
  11. The Incomparable New Covenant - {PDF Copy} - (In his death, Jesus inaugurated the promised and vastly superior new covenant, rendering the old one obsolete)
  12. Exaltation of the Son - {PDF Copy} - (Jesus is the Son who is exalted after his suffering and death to become our sovereign and faithful High Priest)
  13. Harden not your Hearts - {PDF Copy} - (Disciples who fail to hold fast their confession due to unbelief will not inherit the coming “rest” of God)
  14. The Tent Pitched by God - {PDF Copy} - (Jesus intercedes without ceasing for his people in the true heavenly Tabernacle, one not made with human hands)

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