Tough week for dominionists

Posted: July 1, 2015 in christian living, ecclesia, Jesus

Tough week for American dominionist Christians.  Good week to be a citizen of the kingdom of God though.  All is well in that kingdom and I am happy to report that it’s supreme court has never made a corrupt decision.   The true believers primary citizenship is in that kingdom.

Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ,To the pilgrims of the Dispersion in Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia,elect according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, in sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience and sprinkling of the blood of Jesus Christ:  Grace to you and peace be multiplied. – 1 Peter NKJV

The KJV reads ‘to the strangers scattered throughout Pontus’.  That word that is rendered as strangers / pilgrims is ‘parepidhmoj’.

Pronounce: par-ep-id’-ay-mos
Strongs Number: G3927
Orig: from 3844 and the base of 1927; an alien alongside, i.e. a resident foreigner:–pilgrim, stranger. G3844
Use: TDNT-2:64,49 Adjective
Heb Strong: H8453
1) one who comes from a foreign country into a city or land to reside there by the side of the natives
2) a stranger
3) sojourning in a strange place, a foreigner
4) in the NT metaph. in reference to heaven as the native country, one who sojourns on earth

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