Quote of the Week: Acts 14:22, note 1

September 17, 2013

Acts 14:22—“Establishing the souls of the disciples, exhorting them to continue in the faith and saying that through many tribulations we must enter into the kingdom of God.”

Note 1 on souls of the disciples: “Man’s soul is composed of his mind, emotion, and will. To establish the souls of the disciples is to establish them (1) in their mind, that they may know and understand the Lord and the things concerning Him (1 Cor. 2:16; Phil. 3:10); (2) in their emotion, that they may love the Lord and have a heart for the Lord’s interest (Mark 12:30; Rom. 16:4); and (3) in their will, that they may be strong to remain with the Lord and do the things that please the Lord (11:23; Col. 1:10; 1 Thes. 4:1).”

The verse and note are from the Recovery Version, published by Living Stream Ministry. The Recovery Version outlines, footnotes, and cross-references were all prepared by Witness Lee. Bibles for America gives away the New Testament Recovery Version for free. You can order your free copy on our order page.

2 Comments

2 Comments

  • Darmel Hudson says:

    This was a sweet and tasty morsel to eat tonight before going to bed. Amen! Lord, establish our entire souls for Your need!!

  • Mrs. Casandra Thomas says:

    In Jesus’ holy name, I humbly come before your throne of grace Heavenly Father, asking for my Husband, children and mine, soul to be fully established in You. Oh Lord I respectfully petition You with expectancy! In Jesus’ holy name, I ask, Amen and Amen!!!

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