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What is the "Good News?" What is its purpose?


I have seen the term used among people on religious forums. I wonder if there is a unified understanding of the term.

 

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    G. Diane Nelson Trotter (dianetrotter) 17 months ago

    Thank you CH!


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    Kiss andTales 18 months ago

    ian 12 am , I am happy you agree also. You have expressed this subject in your words very good. I like your statement. it is a hope in a world full of trials and temptations and eternal life.

    We birthed in the world now we can continue life .


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    Eric Dierker (Ericdierker) 17 months ago

    This is a very nice answer.


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    G. Diane Nelson Trotter (dianetrotter) 17 months ago

    Thank you Examiner! I like your analogy.


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    G. Diane Nelson Trotter (dianetrotter) 18 months ago

    Amen! You are bursting at the seams with the Good news!


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    G. Diane Nelson Trotter (dianetrotter) 18 months ago

    I agree that the GOSPEL is the Good News! The Bible tells us that Jesus' birth, sinless life, death and resurrection are the good news. John 20:31 & 1 John 5:13 Bible written to give Good News and assure eternal life for believers


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    Eric Dierker (Ericdierker) 17 months ago

    I am afraid that only those who think God speaks through them and tells them what to think --- would think there is only one understanding and that would be theirs that they claim it is God's. Are they really anointed prophets?


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    G. Diane Nelson Trotter (dianetrotter) 17 months ago

    Thank you Eric!

    “The Good News is that when we trust God’s grace to save us through the work of Jesus, our sins are forgiven, we get a purpose for living, and we’re promised a future home in heaven Rick Warren, Saddleback Church


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    Norine Williams 17 months ago

    KC: You said IT! Acts 20:24 "...& the ministry, which I have recv'd of the Lord Jesus (HS), to testify "the gospel" of the "GRACE" of GOD!" GRACE is the Good News preached in "Gospel of Christ" (AFTER THE CROSS)!"

    Jn 1:14 "...full of GRACE&

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    G. Diane Nelson Trotter (dianetrotter) 17 months ago

    If your Hub were here, I would select it and give 5 stars. His coming was prophesied in the OT and we were told why. If Jesus' had come with no forgiveness of sin and eternal life, what would be the Good News?


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