These NASA Hubble Space Telescope snapshots
reveal dramatic activities within the core of the galaxy NGC
3079. In the white box within the midst of the galaxy, we
see a lumpy bubble of hot gas that is rising from a cauldron of
glowing matter. The structure is more than 3,000
light-years wide and rises 3,500 light-years above the galaxy's
disk. The photo directly above is a close-up view of the bubble.
Astronomers suspect that the bubble is being blown by winds of
high-speed streams of particles released during a burst of star
formation. Gaseous filaments at the top of the bubble are
whirling around in a vortex and are being expelled into space.
Eventually, this gas will rain down upon the galaxy's disk where
it may collide with gas clouds, compress them, and form a new
generation of stars. The two white dots just above the
bubble are probably stars in the galaxy.
with the Refiner's Fire
Malachi 3 verse 1 thru 3: And suddenly there will come to the temple, the
Lord Whom you seek, and the Messenger of the Covenant Whom you
desire. Yes, He is coming, says the Lord of Hosts.
But who will endure the day of His coming? And who can
stand when He appears? For He is like the refiner's fire,
or like the fuller's lye. He will sit refining and
And He shall sit as a refiner and purifier of
silver: And He shall purify the sons of
Levi and purge them as
gold and silver that they may offer unto the
Lord an offering in righteousness.
Perhaps, you are familiar
with the old story of the students, who, together with their teaching master, went on an excursion to a
precious metal smelter and foundry. When they came into the heat and glow
of the main room of the refinery, then they saw an older man standing next to a
fired cauldron containing gold ore. The gentleman stood there patiently
stirring the contents of the cauldron, and every now and then would ladle off
some of the sludge and dross, as it separated from the ore and came to the
surface. After watching for a little while, one of the students asked
the old man: "How will you know when the gold is ready?" The
old man leaning over and looking into the boiling cauldron, answered the lad:
"When I see my reflection in the gold, then I will know of its
So then that the trial of your faith, being much more
precious than of gold that perishes, though it be tried with
fire, might be found unto praise and honor and glory at the appearing of Jesus
(1st Peter 1
I know thy
works, that thou art neither cold nor hot: I would thou wert cold or hot. So
then because thou art lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot, I will spew thee out
of My Mouth. Because thou say, I am rich, and increased with goods, and have
need of nothing; and know not that thou art wretched, and miserable and poor,
and blind and naked: I counsel thee to buy of Me gold tried in the fire
that thou may be rich; and to buy white raiment that thou may be clothed,
and that the shame of thy nakedness does not appear; and to anoint thine eyes with
eye salve that thou may see. As many as I Love, I rebuke and chasten: Be
zealous therefore, and repent. (Revelation
3 verse 15 thru 20.)
Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: if any man hear My
Voice, and open the door [of his heart], I will come in to
him, and will sup with him, and he with Me. (Revelation
3 verse 15 thru 22.)
He that has an ear let him hear what the Spirit of God says
unto the churches.
Unbelief stirs the dross of controversy, and controversy boils
over into confusion, and confusion is of the devil, the lord of
the dead. The removal of
the dross of confusion over Holy
Communion, is at the heart of this apologetic treatise.
Let us reason together: If Jesus Christ, Yeshua haMashiach,
God's Lamb was slain
in the fabric of time even before the
foundation of the world, then Almighty God knew in the course of His
creation of time that unseen sin and death would become a destroying factor the
life of ignorant mankind.
are blinded in our minds because of our own excused actions. From Adam,
through our own natural parents, we were each naturally conceived and born in time into the enslavement of the will
that was engendered by the first Man's
rebellion toward the Creator of all things. The rebellion by the treasonous sin
of the first Man Adam, would explode exponentially into Adam's offspring, with a continuous
flow of violence into the earth through every sin that is engendered by the
flesh of man kind.
The embodiment of sin, in the self centered flesh of mankind, both in the saved or unsaved, remains lethal
in the world. The Christian
in Name, needs to understand that the slanderous sins of their own self centered flesh did not end
with their acknowledgement of Christ's Sacrifice for sin. Nay, but from sin's inception
in the flesh, the sins of the saved person continues to create
violent consequences in the world. Even
the one sinful action of the perpetrator is exacerbated in
all the offenses of the
many, whether they are saved or just dead in their sins.
Paul knows of his own wretched body of sin that instinctively
breeds death, and so in the knowledge of the TRUTH, Paul cries out.
O wretched man that I am: Who will save me
from this body of death. (Romans
7 verse 24-25.) I
through Jesus Christ our
Lord. Even with
a profession of salvation faith, the body of sin and death remains in
the flesh of Paul, and so it remains present in
every one who calls upon the Name of
Jesus Christ as Savior. The body's self centered nature tends to cause
sinners to forget what manner of person they were before God's Spirit of Salvation
became known within the
spirit of their mind. (See
James 1 verse 23 thru 25.)
After a few of
man's prescribed incantations, complacency
can settle within the heart of the people of the pews, and
fear of God Almighty, is displaced
in the mind with a semi comfortable satisfaction within their own shallow understanding
of themselves. What do you think? Having said the incantations, can the
judgment of the called to Salvation, be skewed because of
supposed new superiority over the rest of lost humanity. (See
Matthew 7 verse 1 thru 5.)
If sin in the flesh of man, is reigning unto death, then where do we find the
remedy to a right relationship with Holy, Holy, Holy Lord God of the living. (See
Psalm 103 verse 8 thru 13.)
Then Jesus says to us: Truly, Truly I say unto you: Except you eat of the
Flesh of the Son of Man, and drink His Blood, you have no LIFE in you.
unto Me, all you that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give
Take My yoke upon
you, and learn of Me; for I AM meek and lowly in heart: and you
shall find rest unto your souls.
For My yoke is easy
and My burden is light (Matthew
11 verse 28 thru 30.)
Do you not know that "The Word of God is actively alive and, sharper than any two-edged
sword, piercing, even to the dividing asunder of the soul and spirit, and is a
Discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart".
4 verse 12.) Now, when the Holy Spirit of God stirs up our conscience,
then we are being reminded or warned of the weaknesses of our old wretched self that
remains entrenched in the flesh. In our inevitable failures, our flesh doesn't like to accept
blame, but we blame and rebuke the devil for our discomfort in the revelation of
our former self centered actions. (See
James 1 verse 16 thru 25.) It is true
that the flies, of the lord of the flies, also knows of our weaknesses in
flesh and will endeavor to exploit sin's past infections that breeds death.
When sinful failures follow our ignorance of the Holy, then typically we have
slid into the pit of idolatrous pride that stifles humility, preventing our
repentance toward the only Holy Lord God of the living. Therefore, let not
sin have dominion over you! For God resist the
proud, but He gives Grace unto the humble. Therefore
submit yourselves to God,
then resist the devil and he will flee from you. (See all of
James 4 verse 6 thru 10.)
Humbly hear the Word of God and be in submission to God's Spirit of TRUTH, and
do not let not our minds become entrenched within the
false teachings from our pulpit
idols. The false
doctrines, from self elevated leaders, have created a blindness to God's
tradition given through His Holy Spirit that
administers the Almighty's Spirit of Grace. The Grace of God remains constant in Jesus
Blood of Sanctification, for in Faith, LIFE is given by God's Spirit of Grace to repentant believers. If you have clicked on the
green tradition link then perhaps you will see that clarity is skewed in the Greek word "paradosisor" as it is
transliterated to the word
ordinances that is found in the
following linked scripture. (See
1st Corinthians 11 verse 1 thru 2.)
God's New Covenant ordinance for His Grace enables us to freely repent from our sins with
our genuine participation in the
total fullness of God's Blood Covenant through His Spirit of Grace. The
Communion LIFE giving Blood of Jesus Christ eclipses our
self idolatry, and brings the eyes of our humble heart to focus on the Almighty God with
His abiding Mercy and Love in His Son, Christ Jesus. (See
1st Peter 5 verse 7 thru 9.)
Lord Jesus, the True Vine, declares at His Table of Grace: You can do
nothing without Me. (Reconsider
John 15 verse 5 thru 7.) And then the Salvation
of God cries out
from the cross: Father,
forgive them, for they know not what they do.
The call for all is to repent and believe the TRUTH that is
Christ Jesus: For within the
TRUTH of the Word of God, there is only the
One Perfect Love of Holy Yahweh Lord God Almighty, and That Love
with Yahweh's Holy Spirit of Grace that abides for ever in His Word that was made the flesh of Man
and died for man kind's sin. To be in the resurrected Christ Jesus, is where the Perfect Love of God
resides and that Love would
constrain the members within
Ephesians 4 verse 4 thru 6, 2nd Corinthians 5 verse 14 and
Colossians 2 verse 2 with Ephesians 4 verse 15 thru 16.) Holy God's constraining New Covenant Love is
cleansing and is preventative through His Holy Spirit of Grace that is
One with the Water and LIFE giving Blood of God's Christ.
n the death of self, we are called
to be One in the Likeness
of God's only
Begotten and sinless Son, Jesus Christ. (See
John 17 verse 20 thru 24.)
The beginning first chapter
of this treatise,
embarks upon an exploratory journey, seeking to establish the Infinite Power of the
Holy Eternal God
of the universe. The constancy of God's Word, Jesus Christ, is in Eternal Union with God's Holy
Spirit that sustains all things in existence. Hopefully, both the
presented writings of the physical
into the unseen spiritual world, will cause the reader to give further praise and glory to
the Almighty and His Word of Salvation. Both the second section chapter on the
Blood of Christ, and the fourth section chapters on His Body, will exhibit
visionary dreams that will bring the Covenant Blood and Body of our Lord Jesus into spiritual
focus, which is relative to the sustaining Power of the Spirit of the Word of
Now, if the explorer of the Truth is in a hurry, then you might
begin in those chapters with the visionary dreams. The
visionary dreams are highlighted with a brighter gold and marked with a
within the menu section below.
Nevertheless, the visitor is
encouraged to investigate the full web manuscripts; for a wise and discerning
heart will know the whole of the matter, before reaching a final conclusion. The
Word of God is absolutely essential for the readers' spiritual understanding,
therefore, the many scripture links are conveniently provided
manuscript, to test and see if the visionary dreams contained
within the apologetic manuscripts, illustrates foundational
Truth when those dreams are compared to the instructions in the Word of
The Apostle Paul encourages us in the Word, as he writes: Study
(Be diligent) to show thyself approved
unto God, a workman that needs not to be ashamed, by rightly dividing the Word of
Timothy 2 verse 15.) Therefore, I sincerely hope and pray that with the
help of God's Holy
Spirit, the reader will find the pages to be holy enlightening.
Abiding in the Perfect Love of God in Christ Jesus,
Robert Glenn Pratten with my beloved wife, Rose Labez Pratten
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Prelude to Light
to Light How great is your God? He is far greater than man
can ever understand!
The Creation of Substance.
All things that exist consist of the Word of God.
God is Light - God is Love. The
Eternal Attributes of God are encompassed
the Almighty's Holiness.
The Origin of all things.
The Essence of
Knowledge Puffs up the Flesh.
My Doctrine is not mine,
But the Father's Who sent Me.
Very Word of God says:
Even as the Father said unto Me, so I speak.
The Almighty God declares:
will not heed My Words which He (Jesus/Yeshua) shall speak,
I will require it of them.
Make no mistake: The Communion Doctrine of the Infinite God, is the Father's New Covenant
the Sanctification of the flesh of His saved people.
Communal or Family Worship of God.
The Worship of Almighty God is in Spirit and Truth.
Spiritual Immunity: You are what you eat. "Take and Eat, This is
My Body, given for you"
the Sword of the Spirit.
Vision: God's Grace abounds through the Holy Spirit of God's Grace.
unto Me, all of you who are laboring and heavy burdened, and I will give you
Sacrifice. The Lord our Righteousness ever lives to make
intercession for His people.
Who will believe our report.
The Holy Spirit of Truth: Almighty God's Holy
Spirit, Administers His New Covenant Grace to
people IN Christ Jesus!
Fountain of Living Water. They have forsaken Me the Fountain of
Living Water. (Jeremiah
2 verse 13.)
Holy, Holy, Holy Lord God Almighty is the
Fountain of the Water of Life.
Except a man be born of the Water of the Spirit.
God's Holy Spirit and Water are One with the Blood!
We are all Covenant Breakers: Who can hear and bear
the witness of Jesus Christ?
the Tree of Knowledge of Good and Evil.
The Soul and the Life.
The Life of the Flesh is in the Blood.
Understanding the Soul and the Life of God's creatures.
Godís Covenant in the
Four Pascal Cups of Israel's redemption.
to the Hebrews. Examines the
Letter Written to the new Convert Jews. The Chapter reveals why
has developed several false teachings, and where each heresy dismisses
Sanctifying Provisions of
God's Spirit of Grace within Communion's New Covenant in the Blood
of Jesus Christ.
Simple logic will try the heresies with an irrefutable indictment
against the heretical teachings of some churches.
Dichotomy of the Blood of Jesus Christ. I Kill and I Make Alive.
I Wound and I Heal.
The Branching Blood of
The Altar and the
What is it
Transubstantiation, Consubstantiation, or Symbol.
With the anathemas of the Roman Catholic Church.
Discerning the Truth.
What is the meaning of "This IS".
The bondage within human semantics.
The Witness of God is Greater.
Arise, Shine for thy Light has come.
is My Body given for you.
Two visionary dreams in one
#1 Communion Visionary Dream, witnessed in a Protestant church.
witnessed in a Roman Catholic
Memorial of Remembrance. A Summary of the
two Visionary Dreams.
If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves,
and the TRUTH is not in us.
The One Body of Jesus Christ.
Make sure you understand the Body of Christ?
REVIVAL for Life. Sin shall not have
dominion over you, and yet
the Corruption of Sin remains in the Church/Ecclesia.
Confusion in Darkness:
The Heresy of Communion Symbolism. The Word of the I AM that I AM is not an
innocuous word symbol.
The unseen Holy Spirit of God's Grace makes Communion
alive in Christ Jesus.
Religious man's contrived symbolism conceals Almighty God's Word of Truth.
Setting the Communion Table Straight.
The Lord gave thanks.
Do you know what was
Jesus Christ's Thanksgiving Prayer?
The Roman Catholic Church.
Christ is the Rock and
The Faith of Christ is the Rock of Salvation. The confusion exposed!
Confusion in Mariology.
The Mary Cult vs. The truth of Mary: The Hebrew woman is the
virgin daughter of Abraham
derived from of the pure genetics of Adam, God's creation of Man.
verses the Iconodules. The Roman church of idolatry.
The Churches of General Apathy.
Complacency in the Church has become the Rule.
The Pride of the
Hearing the Pulpit of Idolatry speak.
How Great a Love is This ?
from Error and Believe the TRUTH.
Learn of the principle heresies
that bring confusion
people of Almighty God. The Creator did not change His Sabbath Day of
What Authority ?
Index of helps: with online books
and other authors,
also interesting links and commentaries.
The Doctrine of Sin and Death
The Beginnings of the Mystery of Iniquity
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Beginnings of the Mystery of
- Black hole vortex of Sin and Death.
- Creation of Man. Sin's seduction with the fall
- Chips off the old block.
- Sin under the Light Microscope. A Medical
Metaphor for Sin, the ultimate spiritual
virus of death.
- A Short History of Quarantine and how it relates
to the Torah.
- Genetics and Epigenetics
- The First Adam. Is of the earth being
- The Angelic Seduction of Humanity before the
Flood. The Actuality of genetic corruption.
- Giants after the Flood. The why and the
how of the corruption of the genome of humanity.
- The Tower of Babel.
- The Corruption of the Y Chromosome of man.
- Abraham believed God.
- The Hebraic Women in God's Covenant Word: God
the Genetic Seed of Woman.
Tamar, Rahab. Ruth, Bathsheba and Mary.
- The Last Adam, Jesus Christ, the True
Bread from Heaven Who was conceived in the flesh of Adam.
- The Quarantining Process of the Law.
- Agape Love supersedes the Quarantine.
- A Quagmire of Contention, The Law of Sin and
Death is exposed by the 10 Commandments of God.
- A Litany of Admonishments to the Soul.
- Judgment, Looking down both Barrels.
- I Am Way, I Am the Truth and I AM the Life.
No one comes to the Father but by Me!
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