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These NASA Hubble Space Telescope snapshots reveal dramatic activities within the core of the galaxy NGC 3079, where a lumpy bubble of hot gas is rising from a cauldron of glowing matter. The picture at the bottom shows the bubble in the center of the galaxy's disk. The structure is more than 3,000 light-years wide and rises 3,500 light-years above the galaxy's disk. The smaller photo at the bottom 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 purifying, 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 perfection."  

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 Christ: (1st Peter 1 verse 7)

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, and certainly not of the Spirit of Holy God Almighty.  The removal of the dross of confusion over Holy Communion, is at the heart of this apologetic treatise. 

Now, if the Spirit of the Infinite God Almighty had not divinely intervened into the substance of my mind's spirit with visionary dreams on Holy Communion, then for a certainty, this frail man would not have pursued the difficult undertaking of these writings at all.  These apologetic writings do not subscribe to, nor endorse any particular denomination's institutional doctrine, but are seeking to bring clarification to the ecclesia/church of the fullness of God's New Covenant of Grace within man's Salvation within the Sanctifying Life Blood of Jesus Christ.  These writings are for the edification for all the members of the Body of Jesus Christ, so that through the Holy Spirit of Truth and Life, we may be knitted together in the unity of the One Heart of God's Holy Spirit of Grace within the One Unleavened Body of Jesus Christ.  (See John 17 verse 20 thru 26.)

Unfortunately, the understanding and judgment within the willful demands of finite man kind is entangled in a mind of unbelief that challenges and changes the Truth of the WORD's of the Infinite Almighty God to accommodate the finite mind's ignorance of the HOLY.  Holy Communion is not an institutional doctrine devised by fallen man kind, but Holy Communion is Holy God's Covenant Doctrine of Sanctification through God's Holy Spirit of Grace, and the Doctrine is founded on the solid Rock of the unfailing Word of God that is the Man Christ Jesus.  From the very beginning of Holy God's New Covenant in the Life Blood of Jesus Christ, Holy Communion is the Holy Word of Holy Yahweh God Almighty, instituted by His beloved Son, Jesus the Christ.   On the first day of the Passover of Unleavened  Bread, God's Word of Grace, that is Jesus Christ, prays through God's Holy Spirit of Truth.  I have given them Thy Words which Thou gave to Me, and they have received them.  Sanctify them thru the Truth: Thy Word is Truth. That they all may be one, as Thou Father art in Me, and I in Thee that they may be one, even as We are One. (See our unity to be One in John 17.)

All of man kind were born into God's creation of time, and were not individually created beings: But from Adam, we were each naturally born in time into the enslavement of the will of sin 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 in the earth that every sin of man kind engenders.  The embodiment of sin in the self centered flesh of man kind remains lethal. The Christian in Name, needs to understand that the slanderous sins of their self centered flesh did not end with their acceptance of Christ's sacrifice for sin, but from sin's inception in the flesh of man it 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 otherwise.  

O wretched man that I am: Who will save me from this body of death. (Romans 7 verse 24-25.) Paul knows of the body of sin that remains in himself and 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 prescribed incantations, complacency settles within the heart of the person and then their fear of merciful God Almighty, is displaced in the mind with a comfortable satisfaction within their shallow understanding of themselves, let alone Holy, Holy, Holy Lord God Almighty.  (See Psalm 103 verse 8 thru 13.) Judgment is skewed to our supposed superiority. (See Matthew 7 verse 1 thru 5.) However, "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". (Hebrews 4 verse 12.) Now, when the Holy Spirit of God stirs up our conscience, reminding or warning us of the weaknesses of our old wretched self that remains in the flesh, then we blame and rebuke the devil for the discomfort in the revelation of our former self centered actions. (See James 1 verse 16 thru 25.) However, the flies of the lord of the flies also knows of our weaknesses in the flesh and will endeavor to exploit the 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 Holy God Almighty, for our minds have became entrenched within the *false teachings from our pulpit idols.  The false doctrines from self elevated leaders have created a blindness to God's ordained tradition that remains set in Jesus' Communion's Blood of Sanctification for repentant believers. If you have clicked on the green tradition link then perhaps you will see that clarity is lost 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 tradition or ordinance enables us to freely repent from our sins with our genuine participation in the fullness of God's Blood Covenant through His Spirit of Holiness that diminishes our self idolatry, and brings the eyes of our 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.)  Therefore let not sin have dominion over you! Submit yourselves to God, resist the devil and he shall flee from you. (See James 4 verse 5 thru 7.) The 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 Salvation 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: For in the Truth there is only the One Perfect Love of Holy Yahweh Lord God Almighty, being One with His Holy Spirit of Grace within His Word that was made the flesh of Man, for in Christ Jesus is where the Perfect Love of God would constrain the members within Christ's Body.  (See 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 Blood of God's Christ, for 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 Embarkation

The beginning first chapter, embarks upon an exploratory journey, too establish the infinite power of the God of the universe, and the constancy of His Word Jesus Christ Who is in Eternal Union with God's Holy Spirit that sustains all things in existence.  Hopefully, both the presented writings of the physical world, tied 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 a spiritual focus, which is relative to the sustaining power of the Spirit of the Word of God.

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 in a brighter gold and marked with a blinking * 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 within the manuscript, to test and see if the visionary dreams contained within the apologetic manuscripts, illustrates foundational Truth, when they are compared to the instructions in the Word of God: 

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 Truth.  (See 2nd Timothy 2 verse 15.)  Therefore, I sincerely hope and pray that with the eyes of the 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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Holy Communion
The Doctrine of Life in Spirit and Truth
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Prelude to Light

   Prelude to Light  How great is God?
   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 within the
            Light of the Almighty's Holiness.

   The Origin of all things.
   The Essence of Light.
   The Universal Law of Increase.
   Knowledge Puffs up the Flesh.
  *My Doctrine is not mine, But the Father's Who sent Me.
             Jesus the Word of God says:
Even as the Father said unto Me, so I speak. 
            Those who will not heed My Words which He shall speak, I will require it of him.
Make no mistake: The Communion Doctrine is God the Father's New Covenant Doctrine for
                                        Sanctification of the flesh of His saved.
   Seeing with the Eye of the Spirit.
   Communal or Family  Worship of God


   Immunity: You are what you eat.
   *Seeing the Sword of the Spirit.  Vision through the Holy Spirit of God's Grace. The Lord our High Priest.
             Come unto Me, all of you who are laboring and heavy burdened, and I will give you Rest.

   The Living 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
             His people within Christ Jesus!
   The Fountain of Living WaterThey have forsaken Me the Fountain of Living Water. Jeremiah 4 verse 13.
             Holy, Holy, Holy Lord God Almighty is the Fountain of the Water of Life.

   Except a man be born of Water and the Spirit. The Holy Spirit of God gives rise to His flow of Living Water. 

The Crucible

   We are all Covenant Breakers:  Who can hear and bear the witness of Jesus Christ?
   The Soul and the Life Understanding God's Word in Deuteronomy 17. The Blood is the life of man
              and the blood is where the soul of man abides.
   Godís Covenant in the Blood. The life of the flesh is in the blood.
 The Four Pascal Cups of Israel's redemption.   
*The Blood of the Lamb. Letter Written to the Hebrews. Why the Evangelical Church has developed a false teaching,
                that dismisses the Sanctifying Provisions of God's Spirit of Grace in 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 Tree of Knowledge of Good and Evil.
   The Dichotomy of the Blood of Jesus Christ
. I Kill and I Make Alive.  I Wound and I Heal.
   The Branching Blood of Jesus Messiah.
   The Altar and the Cross.

What is it


   Transubstantiation, Consubstantiation, or Symbol.

   Transubstantiation. 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

   Arise, Shine for thy Light has come.
*This is My Body given for you.  Two visionary dreams in one night.
                #1 Communion Visionary Dream, witnessed in a Protestant church.
                #2 Communion Visionary Dream, witnessed in a Roman Catholic church.
   The Memorial of Remembrance.  A Summary of the two Visionary Dreams.
   The Judas Heart 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?
   God's Communion REVIVAL.  Sin shall not have dominion over you, and yet
                 the Corruption of Sin remains in the Church/Ecclesia.


   The Churchís Confusion in Darkness:
   The Non-liturgical Protestant Church.
   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.

  The Greatest Roman Confusions.
*Christ is the Rock and not Peter. 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.
   The Iconoclast 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 Pulpit. 
For Pastors only: Hearing the Pulpit of Idolatry speak.
How Great a Love is This ?
   The End of Confusion, Repent and Believe.
   By What Authority ?

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The Doctrine of Sin and Death
The Beginnings of the Mystery of Iniquity

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Beginnings of the Mystery of Iniquities

  • Black hole vortex of Sin and Death.
  • Creation of Man.  Sin's seduction with the fall of Man.
  • 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 earthly.
  • 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 maintained 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.
  • God's Amnesty Program.
  • 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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