MALACHI

MALACHI Malachi 1 Introduction The burden of the word of the LORD to Israel by Malachi. God loves the (godly) Jacob, and hated the (worldly) Esau 2 I have loved you [Israel], saith the LORD. Yet ye say, Wherein hast thou loved us? Was not Esau Jacob’s [physical, blood] brother [yes]? saith the LORD: yet I loved [godly] Jacob, 3 And I hated [worldly] Esau, and laid his…

GOSPEL OF LUKE

THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO SAINT LUKE Luke 1 Introduction Forasmuch as many have taken in hand to set forth in order a declaration of those things which are most surely believed among us, 2 Even as they delivered them unto us, which from the beginning were eyewitnesses, and ministers of the word; 3 It seemed good to me [Luke – the original NT Church Historian – 2 Corinthians…

ACTS

ACTS THE ACTS OF THE APOSTLES Acts 1  Introduction The former treatise [Gospel of Luke] have I made, O Theophilus [friend of God], of all that Jesus began both to do and teach [the earthly Ministry of Jesus], 2 Until the day in which He was taken up [The Ascension – 40 days after the Resurrection], after that He (Jesus) through the Holy Ghost had given Commandments…

ROMANS

THE EPISTLE OF PAUL THE APOSTLE TO THE ROMANS Romans 1 Introduction Paul, a servant of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, separated unto the gospel of God, 2 Which he had promised afore by his prophets in the holy scriptures, 3 Concerning his Son Jesus Christ our Lord, which was made of the seed of David according to the flesh; 4 And declared…