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Nuray we are sons of God not slaves

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Submitted by Richard Lion heart (United States), Apr 11, 2006 at 18:01

Welcome back Nuray. I hope you are doing well.

We are sons of God by the blood of the saviour Jesus Christ. This is the purpose of his sacrifice. Here's what the Bible says about that:

"Now I say, as long as the heir is a child, he does not differ at all from a slave although he is owner of everything, but he is under guardians and managers until the date set by the father. So also we, while we were children, were held in bondage under the elemental things of the world.

But when the fullness of the time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the Law, so that He might redeem those who were under the Law, that we might receive the adoption as sons. Because you are sons, God has sent forth the Spirit of His Son into our hearts, crying, "Abba! Father!" Therefore you are no longer a slave, but a son; and if a son, then an heir through God." (Galatians 4:1-7)
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