Duty

Paul Connects Doctrine With Duty - Colossians 3:1 – 3:7 (commentary)

Paul attempts to connect doctrine with duty in this passage. He lists the following: Who we are in Christ (verses 1-4) We are raised with Christ (vv. 1-2) We died with Christ (v. 3a) We are hidden in Christ (v. 3b) We live in Christ (v. 4a) We are …

Doing Helpful Things - Titus 3:1 – 3:3 (commentary)

In these verses Paul deals with the conduct of believers in relation to government and society in general. Christianity should make better citizens of people. It does not relieve them of their civic duty but rather enforces them. As citizens of the State we have obligations …