From God’s standpoint we are all as good as dead. Jesus indicated as much when he once told a potential follower: “Let the dead bury their dead.” The apostles spoke similarly. The good news was preached to those who were alienated from God and were dead in their sins, as Paul said. By their acceptance of the good news, though, they could come to life with the hope of receiving immortal life in the heavens.
Reply To: What did Peter mean when he said… Robert King 2017-03-11T10:14:51+00:00