Scripture Reading (with footnotes)
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|Hosea 13:1—14:9||Joel 1:1-20||2:1-16||2:17-32||3:1-21||Amos 1:1-15||2:1-16|
|The words which I have spoken to you are spirit and are life. (John 6:63)|
Please note that the verses in the online Recovery Version do not include links to the footnotes of the Old Testament.
The Orthodoxy of the Church, Chapter 7 (pp. 61-71)
Chapter 7: The Church in Philadelphia (From the beginning of the chapter to the end of the paragraph ending with “The Lord Jesus says that a church will appear whose name is Philadelphia.”)
The following questions may facilitate your fellowship:
1. What does the word Philadelphia mean?
2. How is the church in Philadelphia a completion of the recovery started with the church in Sardis?
3. What two points of similarity between the church in Philadelphia and the church in Smyrna show that they are on the same line, that is, on the line of the orthodoxy of the apostolic church?
4. What are the wonderful results of the mediatorial class being abolished in the church?