Shining a light on the weekly Bible Lessons published in the Christian Science Quarterly®
The Lord says: “My people,I promise to give you my Spirit and my message. These will be my gifts to you and your families forever. I, the Lord, have spoken.”
—Contemporary English Version
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Resources quoted in this issue
GT: from the Contemporary English Version, copyright © 1991, 1992, 1995 by American Bible Society. Used by permission; Radmacher, Earl D., Allen, Ronald Barclay, and House, H. Wayne. The NKJV Study Bible. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2007.
RR: Laymon, Charles M. The Interpreter’s One-Volume Commentary on the Bible. Nashville: Abingdon, 1971; Radmacher, Earl D., Allen, Ronald Barclay, and House, H. Wayne. The NKJV Study Bible. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2007; Eiselen, Frederick Carl., Lewis, Edwin, and Downey, David G., eds. The Abingdon Bible Commentary. New York: Abingdon Press, 1929; from The Message, copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson. Used by permission of NavPress. All rights reserved. Represented by Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
Cit. 13: Buttrick, George Arthur, Harmon, Nolan B., et al., eds. The Interpreter’s Bible: A Commentary in Twelve Volumes. Vol. 10, Corinthians, Galatians, Ephesians. Nashville: Abingdon, 1951–57.
Cit. 20: France, R. T. The Gospel of Matthew. Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdmans Pub., 2007.
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