The elect lady
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The elect lady life"s interruptions become godly opportunities by Eddie Long

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Published by Whitaker House in New Kensington, PA .
Written in English


  • Christian women -- Religious life,
  • Submissiveness -- Religious aspects -- Christianity,
  • Providence and government of God,
  • Control (Psychology) -- Religious aspects -- Christianity

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Edition Notes

StatementEddie Long.
LC ClassificationsBV4527 .L66 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23139382M
ISBN 109780883682814
LC Control Number2007009217

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  Long shares with readers how a persistent urging by his wife birthed the premise of this book, based on 2 John , where John greets an Elect Lady. Long encourages all women, no matter their background, disappointments or failed dreams, to embrace God's destiny and eternal purpose/5(19).   WHO IS THE ELECT LADY IS 2 JOHN? The little book of 2 John is addressed “unto the elect lady and her children” (v. 1). The identity of the “elect lady” (Eklektē kyria in the Greek) is are two basic theories about the identity of this mysterious recipient. The elder unto the elect lady and her children, whom I love in the truth; and not I only, but also all they that have known the truth; 2 John | View whole chapter | See verse in context And now I beseech thee, lady, not as though I wrote a new commandment unto thee, but that which we had from the beginning, that we love one another. The Greek word, however, for "lady," (Kuria, or Kyria) was a proper name; so that those who think that St. John addresses "the elect Kyria" are at liberty to do so. The absence of the article would not be more surprising in that case than it would be if we translate "lady," for "elect" would evidently be in such familiar use that the article.

Searching for an Audience “The Elder to the elect lady.” Who is the elusive recipient of John’s second letter? A quick review of commentaries reveals divergent : Johnny Cisneros. The Elect Lady book. Read 15 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for qual 4/5.   We don't know if the "sister" John mentions in vs. 13 is her real sister or a sister in the gospel. It could be either; Some Christians interpret phrase "the elect lady and her children" as an analogy for the Church of feel that John wasn't writing to a specific person but rather to a group of Christians whom he addressed this way, much in the same way that Christ talks about the. 2 John ESV / 14 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. The elder to the elect lady and her children, whom I love in truth, and not only I, but also all who know the truth, because of the truth that abides in us and will be with us forever: Grace, mercy, and peace will be with us, from God the Father and from Jesus Christ the Father's Son, in truth and love.

Lady Elect 3 is a certified page turner in my book. It was definitely worth the wait. As always Nikita Lynette Nichols served us a novel that took us on a roller coaster ride of emotions/5. The Elect Lady Dr. Dorinda Clark-Cole She has been called “the Rose of Gospel,” “the church girl,” and “evangelist” but more than anything else, three time Grammy award winner Dorinda Clark Cole is a fired up sister for Christ and one of the most gifted vocalists in the music world today. 2 John King James Version (KJV). 1 The elder unto the elect lady and her children, whom I love in the truth; and not I only, but also all they that have known the truth; 2 For the truth's sake, which dwelleth in us, and shall be with us for ever. 3 Grace be with you, mercy, and peace, from God the Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of the Father, in truth and love. Interpretation of "The Lady" The text is addressed to "the elect lady and her children" (some interpretations translate this phrase as "elder lady and her children"), and closes with the words, "The children of thy elect sister greet thee." The person addressed is commended for her piety, and is warned against false teachers.