I’m beginning to prep for next Sunday. The text is Romans 11:25 – 36. It starts out with these words,
While reading through Robertson’s Word Pictures (a free download for e-Sword) I was most interested by the discussion of the word mustērion (μυστηριον) which is translated into English as mystery. Interpreted the word can’t mean an esoteric doctrine for the initiated or something hidden from the masses, it’s also not describing unknown secrets that can’t be comprehended, Rather, given the context in the New Testament sense, it is referring to something, which was once hidden and is now revealed to all.
An example where this can be clearly seen is Romans 16:25, where Paul writes,
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