Christ, The Head Of The Church

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Psalm 68:18

You ascended to the heights, taking away captives; You received gifts from people, even from the rebellious, so that the Lord God might live [there].

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Christ, the head of the church » Has the pre-eminence in all things

Christ, the head of the church » Commissioned his apostles

Christ, the head of the church » As his mystical body

Christ, the head of the church » Instituted the ordinances

Luke 22:19-20

And He took bread, gave thanks, broke it, gave it to them, and said, "This is My body, which is given for you. Do this in remembrance of Me." In the same way He also took the cup after supper and said, "This cup is the new covenant [established by] My blood; it is shed for you.

Christ, the head of the church » Predicted

Christ, the head of the church » Imparts gifts

Psalm 68:18

You ascended to the heights, taking away captives; You received gifts from people, even from the rebellious, so that the Lord God might live [there].

Christ, the head of the church » Perverters of the truth do not hold

Colossians 2:18-19

Let no one disqualify you, insisting on ascetic practices and the worship of angels, claiming access to a visionary realm and inflated without cause by his fleshly mind. He doesn't hold on to the head, from whom the whole body, nourished and held together by its ligaments and tendons, develops with growth from God.

Christ, the head of the church » Saints are complete in

Christ, the head of the church » Appointed by God

Christ, the head of the church » Declared by himself

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