Exceeding Promises / Partakers of His Divine Nature
kjv@2Peter:1:4 @ Whereby are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these ye might be partakers of the divine nature,...
1. Precious Promises
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(see: Topical Study DivinePromise or sl[102@DivinePromise])
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Note: The more practical aspects of "partaking" of this divine nature will be studied in the second part of this foundational series ApplicationsOfTheLikePreciousFaith. Please take this time to become familiar with this precise divine nature before attempting to partake of it. For now, let it suffice to acquaint ourselves with the topic of abiding in Christ (see: Chapter study kjv@John:15 or sl[kjv@John:15] ).
3. Divine Nature
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As Peter's choice of words is mostly unique to the epistles, I would like to expand the context out to the broader similitudes:
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(see: Topical study DivineGod or sl[102@DivineGod] as declared by scripture of God)
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Doctrinal Context: Covenant(see: Topical study TorreyCovenant or sl[102@TorreyCovenant])
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