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(1)Tj (oughout the chur)Tj (r)Tj 0 0 0 1 K 0.056 Tw (h)Tj 0.224 Tw (o)Tj 0.216 Tw After describing the practices and teachings of false teachers, Jude returns to this theme: “But you, beloved, ought to remember the words that were spoken beforehand by the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ” (Jude 1:17). 0.98389 0 TD 2.85703 0 TD 1.03592 0 Td [(thing im)20(por)-20(t)-16(ant, but does no serious)]TJ -1.71429 -1.16191 TD [(being t)6(old t)5(o believ)16(e that the v)17(er)-38(y per)-22(pe-)]TJ 0.062 Tw 0.02 Tc The key issue in the minds of 1st century Jews who heard the gospel what this: “If this Jesus (Yeshua) is indeed the Messiah why was he crucified before fulfilling the promises that God gave  Israel for a restored Davidic kingdom?”. -0.031 Tw 0.29688 0.00001 TD (c)Tj 7.5 0 0 7.5 83.0077 690.9767 Tm [(POS)-9(T)4(OLIC)]TJ (h)Tj (t)Tj -0.018 Tw 0.83887 0 TD /F1 1 Tf 0.75732 0 TD Considering that)]TJ 37.666 681.1669 43.274 73.167 re 0.88423 0 TD 0.71245 0 Td 0.001 Tw -1.71428 -1.1619 TD -2.71086 -1.16191 TD 0 -1.35878 TD 0.074 Tw 0.33537 0 TD 1.06425 0 Td (coming-all-things Chur)Tj 0.015 Tw 0 Tc (up at their mee)Tj [(about whic)10(h God spok)-10(e b)-21(y the mouth of H)1(is)]TJ 0 Tc 0 -1.16191 TD -15.00926 -1.1619 TD (tion is)Tj 10.5 0 0 10.5 240.3333 697.0074 Tm (or the c)Tj [(tles and pr)14(ophe)9(ts.\224 Clearly her)13(e it means)]TJ 0 Tw /Type/ExtGState (ga)Tj [(though fr)15(om the r)12(es)8(t of the N)15(e)2(w)]TJ 0.081 Tw 0 -1.1619 TD 0.489 Tw [(is)8(t)5(ering and building because of what)]TJ -4.56075 -1.35558 TD Now a leader of the New Apostolic Reformation gives us new insights into how the people called to crucial roles in the Church, apostles, prophets, evangelists, pastors and teachers must work together in order to fulfill their divine purpose. 10.5 0 0 10.5 37 259.016 Tm -15.30371 -1.16192 TD -15.53271 -1.1619 TD 0 0 0 0 k 0 -1.16191 TD Ther)13(e ar)12(e dozens of O.T)77(. 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Peter Wagner [2013 Kindle Edition] I read this in March 2017. (plan t)Tj The foundation stands strong and authoritative to this day and until will continue to do so. [(Ephesians 4:1)65(1-1)28(3)]TJ [(c)15(hur)17(c)15(h his)9(t)6(or)-38(y)31(, with a r)13(es)8(t)6(or)-2(ation of)]TJ 0.27814 0 Td There would be no more authoritative apostles after the death of those who Christ appointed. [(either int)6(er)-22(pr)13(e)-1(-)]TJ [(The claim that Hamon, C. 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(RREL)Tj (ND)Tj He who believes in it will not be disturbed”. 2.22827 0 TD 0 -1.16191 TD 0 Tw 0.066 Tw /F1 1 Tf [(ving seen the risen Jesus with his o)16(wn)]TJ 0.134 Tw 3.69541 0 TD (Source), Apostles and Prophets and the Foundation of the Church, Bibilical Exegesis that Proves that Only the New Testament Apostles are Authoritative. (as appoint)Tj Keep in mind that his terminology “building up” continues the thought of the church as a building, with a foundation, that is continually built upon. (ament \(the one in R)Tj Paul told Timothy to transmit his teachings to others who would teach others after them: “And the things which you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, these entrust to faithful men, who will be able to teach others also” (2Timothy 2:2). 5.25 0 0 5.25 177.9602 321.7125 Tm 0.025 Tw [(this vacuum has s)9(t)5(epped C. 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Peter Wagner | download | Z-Library. 0.006 Tw (yner)Tj [(y)10(ou cont)-8(end earnes)11(tly f)21(or the f)29(aith whic)10(h w)13(as)]TJ These truths w)16(er)12(e)]TJ (:)Tj [(Chris)9(t)]TJ [(the immediat)6(e q)15(ues)7(tion concerns his)]TJ 0 0 0 0 k This N)16(e)2(w)]TJ 1.37695 0 TD 10.5 0 0 10.5 170.9876 306.6075 Tm 1.69043 0 TD 0.106 Tw 0.056 Tc 0 Tw ET )Tj 0.093 Tw 0 -1.1619 TD [(mind that his t)7(erminology \223building up\224)]TJ [(imo)12(th)25(y)]TJ [(cts 3:20-2)67(1)]TJ He was and is the great Prophet of the Church. [(the ones who ar)12(e going t)5(o per)-18(f)19(ec)1(t )-1(u)1(s! (cts 3:20-2)Tj (them with apos)Tj 0.006 Tw Today a popular movement is making brash claims about itself. [(ple. 0.2959 0 TD /F1 1 Tf [(be e)4(x)-11(amined in the cont)4(e)4(xt of the Book)]TJ -9.4081 -1.1619 TD 0.01 Tw U)30(nless he had seen)]TJ (Scrip)Tj -14.46044 -1.1619 TD [(\). (Dr)Tj 0.02 Tw They do not think Apostles and prophets as pointers to Jesus but they think apostles and prophets as parallel to Jesus in authority to lay deeper revelations needed to build church. [(Shippensbur)4(g P)63(A)-18(, 1)48(99)24(7\) p 2)30(48. 3.81 0 TD T* 0.9031 0 Td [(called the f)21(oundation, no)8(t laid)]TJ Bob DeWaay has been a preacher and teacher of God’s Word since 1972. (,)Tj 2.15032 0 TD This allusion shows that Paul means “apostles and prophets as the foundation,” 1b. (er o)Tj 2.76914 0 TD -14.39208 -1.16193 TD I say: Of all the radical … 2:20 has in mind all prophetic and apostolic work that constituted the doctrinal foundation of the church (cf. [(ene)2(w)2(al f)21(or y)11(ear)-7(s,)]TJ [(placed. From this we conclude that the office of Apostle was of limited duration; once the foundation was laid, God stopped sending Apostles. BT 0 -1.16189 TD 0 -1.35878 TD (T)Tj (t)Tj (Ephesians)Tj 17.65079 65.06664 TD [(OUND)49(A)41(TION)-367(AND)-368(THE)]TJ 3.22399 0 TD Download As PDF: Apostles and Prophets: The Foundation of the Church Detail books : Author: Date: 2000-10-05 Page: Rating: 4.0 Reviews: 18 Category: Book. 3.05184 0.00001 TD 0.33009 0 TD 1.71429 -1.16191 TD In )]TJ (I)Tj [(c)15(hur)17(c)15(h with r)14(es)8(t)6(or)12(ed apos)7(tles and)]TJ >> -0.028 Tw 0 Tw 0.061 Tw 0 -1.16191 TD 6.93756 0 Td -7.8874 -1.16191 TD 7.875 0 0 7.875 491.8428 232.754 Tm -11.90331 -1.1619 TD 5.42929 0 TD 0.373 Tw [(come fr)7(om the pr)12(esence of the Lor)16(d)]TJ (pr)Tj [(pr)15(ophe)9(ts la)19(y)30(,\224 or )]TJ 0.815 Tw -6.63713 -1.16191 TD (C)Tj pas-)]TJ -0.01 Tw -0.015 Tw The Latter Rain movement was replete with heretical teaching, and the heresies of the Word of Faith movement have been well documented.17 Yet these are “restorations” according to Hamon. -0.65086 -1.16191 TD /BitsPerComponent 8 0 Tc -0.014 Tw 1.36865 0 TD (Y)Tj )Tj A good definition of apostolic churches is a New Testament type church within a region that functions from a true Biblical perspective concerning apostles and prophets as the foundation of the church and allowed to govern the church … 0.204 Tw (mus)Tj 58.67952 0 Td [(apos)7(tles, second pr)14(ophe)9(ts . (er)Tj Clement of Rome, Epistle to the Corinthians. They are leading us farther from the unity of the faith, not closer to it.”. 0.368 Tw -9.11254 -1.35555 TD 0 Tc 1.32715 0.00001 TD (v)Tj 0.38379 0 TD [(thr)15(ough mos)8(t of c)15(hur)16(c)15(h his)10(t)6(or)-39(y because)]TJ 0.71911 0 Td 0 Tw 0.008 Tw 0.271 Tw 0.074 Tw 0.026 Tw (tle of the)Tj 0 Tw T* He wrote, “Beloved, while I was making every effort to write you about our common salvation, I felt the necessity to write to you appealing that you contend earnestly for the faith which was once for all delivered to the saints” (Jude 1:3). [(its authority)32(. 0.023 Tw 0.15 Tw -0.022 Tw /GS2 gs [(until w)6(e all att)-10(ain t)-3(o the unity of the f)28(aith,)]TJ 0.089 Tw [(O)-7(TES)]TJ 0.128 Tw 0 Tw 0.169 Tw (e)Tj (blood. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Apostles and Prophets: The Foundation of the Church at Amazon.com. 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[(w)15(er)36(, and pr)14(ophe)10(tic insight no)12(t)]TJ /F1 1 Tf [(t)6(o this theme: \223)]TJ 0.368 Tw Ephesians 4:11-13, taken in the context of Paul’s building analogy in Ephesians,  shows how the apostles and prophets whom Christ gave the church continue until the consummation of all things. -0.014 Tw [(tions f)22(or the da)14(wning of a N)14(e)2(w Kingdom)]TJ 0.125 Tw T* /F1 1 Tf 11.9033 0 Td (3)Tj 0.5 w [(w)15(e t)6(o assume that P)35(aul him)1(self is no)10(t)]TJ T* /F1 1 Tf [(f)-8(ix)18(ed time. f /F1 1 Tf [(minis)9(tries continue t)5(o be in ef)-18(f)19(ect)]TJ 0 -1.2 TD 0.314 Tw [(POS)-8(T)13(OLIC)]TJ (whic)Tj Find books 0 -1.1619 TD 0.025 Tw 0.018 Tc 0.165 Tw 0.056 Tw 0.039 Tw 0 -1.19607 TD 0 Tc 0 -1.1619 TD 0.104 Tw 0 Tw T* many people have asked and they've read the scripture that the apostles and Prophets must lay the foundation of the church and they've not … 0.40381 0 Td (w)Tj 0.091 Tw [(f)22(ounding this or that congr)12(ega)-1(-)]TJ 0 Tw 0.69727 0 Td 5.23962 0 Td (er)Tj He appointed apostles and commissioned them to communicate the mystery of God (Ephesians 3:5,6). 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