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Proponents of dichotomism argue in two primary ways: That the division is between soul and spirit, but that these are simply two aspects of the same thing That the division occurs within the soul, and within the spirit, not between them Between soul and spirit In his remarks on this passage (Commentary on Hebrews, ยง222), Thomas Aquinas affirms the ...


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In writing about this particular verse in his Exposition on the Psalms, Augustine understands that those who tell us "Well done, Well done" are flatterers, whom he classifies as a different sort of persecutor: Two are the kinds of persecutors, revilers and flatterers. The tongue of the flatterer doth more persecute than the hand of the slayer: for ...


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The 11th century Byzantine commentator, Theophylact of Ohrid, who wrote a comprehensive commentary on the Gospels compiled from the writings of earlier Church Fathers, wrote: When the Lord says, which is given for you and which is shed for you, He does not mean that His Body was given and His Blood was shed only for the Apostles, but for human nature ...


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Jesus intended that the "Lord's Supper", as a sacrament or ordinance of the Christian church, be enacted wherever Christians gathered together in worship. We know this, in part, because God revealed it to Paul after his conversion to the Christian faith. For I have received of the Lord that which also I delivered unto you, that the Lord Jesus the same ...



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