The story begins in creation, lands in
He was in the world, and the world came into being through him; yet the world did not know him. 11 He came to what was his own (First Century
), and his own people did not accept him. Israel
This, then, is the tragedy of the story of the Revelation of the Invisible God: The 'World' and even his own people (for Jesus was Jewish) did not accept him.
But the offer of being a part of the family is held out in him.
Two more to come...
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