You are a love letter from the Lord to the world, written by the Holy Spirit.

You are a love letter from the Lord to the world, written by the Holy Spirit.

“And I will write on the tablets the words that were on the first tablets, which you broke” (Deut 10:2)

“clearly you are an epistle of Christ, ministered by us, written not with ink but by the Spirit of the living God, not on tablets of stone but on tablets of flesh, that is, of the heart.” (2Cor 3:3)

“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new.” (2Cor 5:17)

“For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision avails anything, but a new creation.” (Gal 6:15)

“that you put on the new man which was created according to God, in true righteousness and holiness.” (Eph 4:24)

“and have put on the new man who is renewed in knowledge according to the image of Him who created him” (Col 3:10)

“Then I will give them one heart, and I will put a new spirit within them,[fn] and take the stony heart out of their flesh, and give them a heart of flesh” (Ezek 11:19)

“Cast away from you all the transgressions which you have committed, and get yourselves a new heart and a new spirit.” (Ezek 18:31)

“I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit within you; I will take the heart of stone out of your flesh and give you a heart of flesh.” (Ezek 36:26)

“Therefore purge out the old leaven, that you may be a new lump, since you truly are unleavened. For indeed Christ, our Passover, was sacrificed for us.” (1Cor 5:7)

“who also made us sufficient as ministers of the new covenant, not of the letter but of the Spirit; for the letter kills, but the Spirit gives life.” (2Cor 3:6)

“And new things I declare; before they spring forth I tell you of them.” (Isa 42:9)

“Behold, I will do a new thing, now it shall spring forth” (Isa 43:19)

“You are our epistle written in our hearts, known and read by all men” (2Cor 3:2)

“For we are to God the fragrance [euodia] of Christ among those who are being saved and among those who are perishing.” (2Cor 2:15)

“To the one we are the aroma [osme] of death leading to death, and to the other the aroma [osme] of life leading to life. And who is sufficient for these things?” (2Cor 2:16)

“Therefore be imitators of God as dear children. And walk in love, as Christ also has loved us and given Himself for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweet-smelling aroma.” (Eph 5:1-2)

“by which have been given to us exceedingly great and precious promises, that through these you may be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust.” (2Pet 1:4)

Reading: Deut 10-12; Matt 20