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
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.
Now, if the Spirit of the Infinite God Almighty had
not divinely intervened into the substance of my mind's spirit
with visionary dreams concerning His 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
with the fullness of God's New Covenant
Grace in union with man's Salvation faith through 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 God's Holy Spirit of Truth and
may be knitted together in the unity of the One Heart of God's
Holy Spirit of Grace within the One
of our Lord Jesus Christ. (See
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 of the body 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
From its conception, in God's Will and Spirit of Grace, and before the
foundation of the world, Holy Communion was set in the Life Blood of Jesus
Christ, instituted on earth by Yahweh God's only begotten Son. On the first day of
the Passover with
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
to Me, and they have
received them. (See
John 12 verse 48 thru 50, and Deuteronomy 18 verse 18 thru
19.) Sanctify them thru the
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 call to unity and to be One in
through our 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 in the earth of which 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 acknowledgement of Christ's sacrifice for sin, but from sin's inception,
self will in
the flesh of man 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.
Paul knows of his own wretched body of sin that instinctively
breeds death, and in the knowledge of the Truth he cries out.
O wretched man that I am: Who will save me
from this body of death. (Romans
7 verse 24-25.) The body of sin and death remains in
Paul, 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
can settle within the heart of the person and
fear of God Almighty, is displaced
in the mind with a comfortable satisfaction within their own shallow understanding
of themselves. If sin 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.
Judgment of the saved, can be skewed to our
supposed new 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".
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 in the flesh. In our inevitable failures, our flesh doesn't like to accept
blame, but 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.) It is true
that the flies, of the lord of the flies, also know of our weaknesses in the
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.
Hear the Word of God and 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 that remains set in Jesus
Blood of Sanctification
for 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 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 Grace 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.)
not sin have dominion over you!
Submit yourselves to God, resist the devil and he shall flee
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 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: 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
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 Blood of God's Christ.
Individually, in 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 our treatise,
embarks upon an exploratory journey, too establish the Infinite Power of the
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 a 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 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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The Doctrine of Life in Spirit and Truth
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Prelude to Light
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
the Almighty's Holiness.
The Origin of all things.
The Essence of
The Universal Law of Increase.
The Word of the Infinite is Infinite. The universe exists because of
of the Infinite God.
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.
will not heed My Words which He shall speak, I will require it of him.
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.
Seeing with the Eye of the Spirit.
Communal or Family Worship of God.
Immunity: You are what you eat.
the Sword of the Spirit.
Vision through the Holy Spirit of God's Grace. The Lord our High Priest.
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 within Christ Jesus!
Fountain of Living Water. They 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.
We are all Covenant Breakers: Who can hear and bear
the witness of Jesus Christ?
The Soul and the Life.
God's Word in Deuteronomy 17. The Blood provides life to man
and is where
the soul of man abides.
Godís Covenant in the
Blood. Understanding the
Four Pascal Cups of Israel's redemption.
The Blood of the Lamb.
Examines the Letter Written to the Hebrews. Reveals why the Evangelical Church
a false teaching,
that dismisses the Sanctifying Provisions of God's Spirit of Grace
in Communion's New Covenant in the Blood of Jesus
Simple logic will try the heresies with an irrefutable indictment
against the heretical teachings of some churches.
the Tree of Knowledge of Good and Evil.
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?
Communion REVIVAL. 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
For Pastors only:
Hearing the Pulpit of Idolatry speak.
How Great a Love is This ?
The End of Confusion,
Repent and Believe.
What Authority ?
Index of helps, online books with other authors,
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
- 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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