Tag Archives: Persecution

Löhe on 2. Thessalonians 1:5

All this is evidence that God’s judgment is right, and as a result you will be counted worthy of the kingdom of God, for which you are suffering. (2Th 1:5 NIV) The Thessalonians were discriminated against and persecuted by both … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Wednesday, the 3rd July 2013

“I, the LORD, have called you in righteousness; I will take hold of your hand. I will keep you.” (Isa 42:6 NIV) Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall trouble or hardship or persecution or famine or … Continue reading

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Löhe on Rom.8:18

I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us. (Rom 8:18 NIV) If we hear such verses dealing with suffering, then we are tempted to think immediately about suffering common … Continue reading

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Löhe on 1 John 3:13

Do not be surprised, my brothers, if the world hates you. (1Jo 3:13 NIV) In today’s gospel our Lord Jesus Christ speaks about the great feast to which so many have been invited, yet despite the invitation so few attend. … Continue reading

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LÖHE ON JOHN 16:3

They will do such things because they have not known the Father or me. (Joh 16:3 NIV) Our gospel started off so nicely with the witness of the Holy Spirit and that of the apostles and now it continues so … Continue reading

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LÖHE ON 1. PETER 2:12-13.17

Live such good lives among the pagans that, though they accuse you of doing wrong, they may see your good deeds and glorify God on the day he visits us. Submit yourselves for the Lord’s sake to every authority instituted … Continue reading

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