WEEKLY DEVOTION: Peace with God through Christ Jesus

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

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“Then being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom also we have had access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we glory on the hope of the glory of God.” Rom. 5:1-2 (Read Rom. 5) A common Biblical greeting is the word “peace” (Shalom in the Hebrew and Eirene in the Greek). But the word as it is commonly used in the Bible does not refer to earthly peace among nations but to peace with God. What does it mean to have peace with God and how can we have that peace?

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