Syllabus - the Glorious Gospel

The following, as the Lord directs, is a syllabus of some of the things we hope to look at in the coming weeks, in our new course on God’s Glorious Gospel:

1) BEFORE THE WORLDS WERE MADE
Purposed, Planned, Promised, Prefigured, Personified, Proclaimed,

2) THE NEED FOR THE GOSPEL
Ro. 2, 3

3) GENESIS 3:15, The Cross is fulfillment and is God’s Triumph

4) A PROMISE SEALED BY AN OATH
Gen. 12, 15, Heb. 6

5) GOD IS THE GOSPEL/His attributes, veil is rent and God is revealed.
Genesis/Titus/Revelation 13:8

6) GOSPEL OF THE KING AND HIS KINGDOM
David the deliverer and shepherd king. The power of God (both exousia and dunamis)
Jo. 1:12, Ro. 1:16, 2 Co. 3: 18. Ro. 4:21 (salvation in three tenses)

7) OUR SUBSITUTE Is. 53, the sacrificial system’s fulfillment and the realization of Christ’s passion

8) RECONCILIATION Ro. 5, 2 Co. 5, Acts 15, Rev. 5 and 7
Internalized in Sermon on the Mount

9) GRACE, THE WAY THIS WISDOM OF GOD BRINGS GLORY TO HIM ALONE

10) THE DEPARTURE AND RETURN OF HE GLORY OF GOD
Ezek. 9, John 1, 2 Co. 3 and 4

11) PERSONIFIED, THE INCARNATION
John 1, Heb. 1, 2, Heb 7, 9

12) THE VOICE OF GOD, THE NEW COMMANDMENT, OBEYED
2 Thess. 1

13) A LIVING SEED RECEIVED BY FAITH ALONE
Eph 2, versus the sacrament

14) GOD’S LAST WORD, ITS PERMANENCE -HISTORICALLY WORKED OUT
Heb. 1:1-8, 10-13; 12:28, Revelation

15) THE ONE AND ONLY GOSPEL
Gal. 1, Rev. 14:6

16) THE GOSPEL ETHIC
Gal. 2:14, 1 Co. 6:18