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Just What Do You Mean
BORN AGAIN?
the image of the earthy" -material flesh - of the earth
- earthy (verse 49) - "we shall also bear the image of
the heavenly" - like Goo - like CHRIST in His
glorified
body!
The remainder of this passage we have covered earlier.
CHRIST ONLY THE FIRST
I
have been the father of two sons.
I
am human.
They,
begotten of ME, were born HUMAN, as
I
am! When
we are BORN of Goo, we shall be of HIS VERY FAMILY.
We shall be SPIRIT as He is Spirit - immortal as HE is
immortal - divine as HE
is
divine!
WHY does not organized professed "Christianity"
KNOW that? WHY should that seem incredible, impossible,
or even to some like blasphemy?
WHY'?
The New Testament of your Bible teaches that truth
all the way through! Jesus taught it! Paul taught it!
Peter taught it! John taught it! The Holy Spirit INSPIRED
IT, repeatedly!
You have seen, in Philippians 3:20-21, how, as stated
just above in I Cor. 15, at Christ's coming our vile bodies
shall be changed into SPIRIT, made IMMORTAL, fashioned
like Christ's GLORIFIED BODY.
That
is when we shall be
BORN of God. And THAT change
does not take place
in
THIS LIFE! All these sincere people who think they have
been "horn again" HAVE NEVER EXPERIENCED THAT
CHANGE!
Now we saw in I Cor. 15:23, that Christ, who was
BORN OF Goo by His resurrection, was the FIRSTfruits of
those to be resurrected - those to be BORN AGAIN!
Now
believe
other scriptures which say the same
thing!
Believe
Romans 8:29: "For whom he did foreknow,
he also did predestinate [write for a free booklet on the
meaning of
predestination]
to be conformed to the IMAGE
of his Son [Christ],
that he might be the firstborn among
many brethren."
Christ was born a SoN of God
by a
resurrection
from the dead (Rom. 1:4). He was only the
first
to be SO BORN of Goo, of MANY BRETHREN. We are