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Message from the Stones (1 Peter 2: 4-10)

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Why does Peter want to talk about us like stones? It’s an image that lacks life, right? The reason is that we build stone temples to facilitate the encounter between the earth and the heavens. Peter wants us to understand that through Jesus we are where the encounter takes place. It is a more vivid […]

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We want and need judgment (1 Peter 1:17-21)

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Life is not meaningful without judgment. You disagree?  Why do you care about others’ opinions? Why do we seek out people who agree with our opinions and form groups and communities on these issues? Why does Facebook use the “like”? Last week we thought about morality and how it relates to the idea of holiness. […]

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True hope brings us true joy (1 Peter 1:6-9)

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Last week we talked about the subject of hope. Peter wants us to deal with the importance of having in first place a hope that can overcome death. I said that the twin of hope is joy. I do not have to convince you of this because you have experienced it. A hope results in […]

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The Importance of Hope (1 Peter 1:3-5)

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The Importance of Hope Last week I talked about the themes of this letter to the people who live scattered outside their homeland (1.1). Peter wrote to the followers of Jesus that even though they did not feel accepted by society they should be able to know the abundance of grace and peace of their […]

What is the Christian hope?

What is the Christian Hope?

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  This is perhaps one of the most important questions we can ask a Christian, what is his hope? And the answer can be no other than the resurrection of Christ as the seal of our justification by faith. If we remove the resurrection of Christ from the equation of the Gospel we could not […]

The Historicity of Jesus

The Historicity of Jesus

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Today there are many people who wonder if Jesus was or was not a historical person. Even today his teachings have a strong impact on millions of people, called Christians. To verify the existence of Jesus we have two methods, the biblical method and the extra biblical method. That is, what the Bible says about […]