Episode 30 - JUSTIFIED (1)

Show Notes:

  • JustificationThe Legal Perspective
    • 1 Corinthians 6:9-11
    • A Change in Legal Status
    • The Greek word family of dikaios
  • Righteousness in the OT:
    • Job - blameless and upright (but not performance-based)
    • Genesis 15:6 - one of the Bible's seminal texts on justification
    • Exploration of God's Justice in Genesis 18
      • Righteous status of the few secured for the many who are in solidarity?
      • What about the righteous status of one?
  • 2 Corinthians 5:21
    • Solidarity with the ONE Righteous One
    • A transfer of legal status
    • Romans 3:21-24 - Work of Jesus
    • Atoning Work
    • Redemptive Work
    • Justifying (Legal) Work
  • My plea is the absolute righteousness of the One who stands in solidarity with me
  • A preview of next week (part 2 of the justification discussion)....