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The chosen ones are adopted; they become the children of God. The universal Fatherhood of God, except in a very special sense, is a doctrine totally unknown to Scripture. God is the Father of those whom he adopts into his family, who are born again into his family, and no man hath any right to believe God to be his Father except through the new birth, and through adoption. And why God thus elects or adopts is declared here: "According to the good pleasure of his will." He does as he pleases. That old word of God is still true: "I will have mercy on whom I will have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion." Men do not like that doctrine; it galls them terribly; but it is the truth of God for all that. He is Master and King, and he will sit on the throne, and none shall drag him thence.

Another prominent opponent of the Theses was Johann Eck , Luther's friend and a theologian at the University of Ingolstadt . Eck wrote a refutation, intended for the Bishop of Eichstätt , entitled the Obelisks . This was in reference to the obelisks used to mark heretical passages in texts in the Middle Ages. It was a harsh and unexpected personal attack, charging Luther with heresy and stupidity. Luther responded privately with the Asterisks , titled after the asterisk marks then used to highlight important texts. Luther's response was angry and he expressed the opinion that Eck did not understand the matter on which he wrote. [61] The dispute between Luther and Eck would become public in the 1519 Leipzig Debate . [57]

The SECOND SEAL revealed a RED HORSE RIDER . It was the same rider, Satan himself again, just changing horse from "White" to "Red". This was the next stage of Satan's trail. It was a fulfillment of prophesy wherein Christians will be perecuted for their faith as it is written in Matthew 24:9 which states, " " Then shall they deliver you up to be afflicted, and shall kill you: and ye shall be hated of all nations for my name's sake. ”

"RED" Horse symbolized persecution and tribulation leading to the Holy Inquisition of Rome. It was the time when the Roman Church began to persecute the Christians. Millions of Christians were burnt at stake, fed to the lions, and tortured to death by the Roman Catholic Church, which even included Joan of Arc and St. Patrick .

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hidden holiness thesis

Hidden holiness thesis

The SECOND SEAL revealed a RED HORSE RIDER . It was the same rider, Satan himself again, just changing horse from "White" to "Red". This was the next stage of Satan's trail. It was a fulfillment of prophesy wherein Christians will be perecuted for their faith as it is written in Matthew 24:9 which states, " " Then shall they deliver you up to be afflicted, and shall kill you: and ye shall be hated of all nations for my name's sake. ”

"RED" Horse symbolized persecution and tribulation leading to the Holy Inquisition of Rome. It was the time when the Roman Church began to persecute the Christians. Millions of Christians were burnt at stake, fed to the lions, and tortured to death by the Roman Catholic Church, which even included Joan of Arc and St. Patrick .

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Another prominent opponent of the Theses was Johann Eck , Luther's friend and a theologian at the University of Ingolstadt . Eck wrote a refutation, intended for the Bishop of Eichstätt , entitled the Obelisks . This was in reference to the obelisks used to mark heretical passages in texts in the Middle Ages. It was a harsh and unexpected personal attack, charging Luther with heresy and stupidity. Luther responded privately with the Asterisks , titled after the asterisk marks then used to highlight important texts. Luther's response was angry and he expressed the opinion that Eck did not understand the matter on which he wrote. [61] The dispute between Luther and Eck would become public in the 1519 Leipzig Debate . [57]

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hidden holiness thesis
Hidden holiness thesis

The SECOND SEAL revealed a RED HORSE RIDER . It was the same rider, Satan himself again, just changing horse from "White" to "Red". This was the next stage of Satan's trail. It was a fulfillment of prophesy wherein Christians will be perecuted for their faith as it is written in Matthew 24:9 which states, " " Then shall they deliver you up to be afflicted, and shall kill you: and ye shall be hated of all nations for my name's sake. ”

"RED" Horse symbolized persecution and tribulation leading to the Holy Inquisition of Rome. It was the time when the Roman Church began to persecute the Christians. Millions of Christians were burnt at stake, fed to the lions, and tortured to death by the Roman Catholic Church, which even included Joan of Arc and St. Patrick .

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hidden holiness thesis

Hidden holiness thesis

The chosen ones are adopted; they become the children of God. The universal Fatherhood of God, except in a very special sense, is a doctrine totally unknown to Scripture. God is the Father of those whom he adopts into his family, who are born again into his family, and no man hath any right to believe God to be his Father except through the new birth, and through adoption. And why God thus elects or adopts is declared here: "According to the good pleasure of his will." He does as he pleases. That old word of God is still true: "I will have mercy on whom I will have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion." Men do not like that doctrine; it galls them terribly; but it is the truth of God for all that. He is Master and King, and he will sit on the throne, and none shall drag him thence.

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hidden holiness thesis

Hidden holiness thesis

Another prominent opponent of the Theses was Johann Eck , Luther's friend and a theologian at the University of Ingolstadt . Eck wrote a refutation, intended for the Bishop of Eichstätt , entitled the Obelisks . This was in reference to the obelisks used to mark heretical passages in texts in the Middle Ages. It was a harsh and unexpected personal attack, charging Luther with heresy and stupidity. Luther responded privately with the Asterisks , titled after the asterisk marks then used to highlight important texts. Luther's response was angry and he expressed the opinion that Eck did not understand the matter on which he wrote. [61] The dispute between Luther and Eck would become public in the 1519 Leipzig Debate . [57]

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