The New Man In Christ
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Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things passed away; behold, new things have come.
and put on the new self, which in the likeness of God has been created in righteousness and holiness of the truth.
So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience; bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone; just as the Lord forgave you, so also should you. Beyond all these things put on love, which is the perfect bond of unity.
knowing this, that our old self was crucified with Him, in order that our body of sin might be done away with, so that we would no longer be slaves to sin;
and have put on the new self who is being renewed to a true knowledge according to the image of the One who created him--
But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh in regard to its lusts.
But we all, with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as from the Lord, the Spirit.
"I am the true vine, and My Father is the vinedresser. "Every branch in Me that does not bear fruit, He takes away; and every branch that bears fruit, He prunes it so that it may bear more fruit. "You are already clean because of the word which I have spoken to you.read more.
"Abide in Me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself unless it abides in the vine, so neither can you unless you abide in Me. "I am the vine, you are the branches; he who abides in Me and I in him, he bears much fruit, for apart from Me you can do nothing. "If anyone does not abide in Me, he is thrown away as a branch and dries up; and they gather them, and cast them into the fire and they are burned. "If you abide in Me, and My words abide in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you. "My Father is glorified by this, that you bear much fruit, and so prove to be My disciples.
For whatever is born of God overcomes the world; and this is the victory that has overcome the world--our faith.
Therefore we do not lose heart, but though our outer man is decaying, yet our inner man is being renewed day by day.
For He Himself is our peace, who made both groups into one and broke down the barrier of the dividing wall, by abolishing in His flesh the enmity, which is the Law of commandments contained in ordinances, so that in Himself He might make the two into one new man, thus establishing peace, and might reconcile them both in one body to God through the cross, by it having put to death the enmity.
No one who is born of God practices sin, because His seed abides in him; and he cannot sin, because he is born of God.
"And I will give them one heart, and put a new spirit within them And I will take the heart of stone out of their flesh and give them a heart of flesh,
that He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with power through His Spirit in the inner man,
strengthened with all power, according to His glorious might, for the attaining of all steadfastness and patience; joyously
"That which is born of the flesh is flesh, and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit.
- Born Again, Results Of
- Clothed With Good Things
- Fruits Of Righteousness
- God, The Creator
- Heart, Divine
- Inner Beauty
- New Birth, Described As
- New Birth, Results Of
- New Life
- Participation In Christ Nature
- Participation, In Christ
- Self Image
- Self Love
- Social duties