Romans 5

Volume 4: Assurance

Look Inside Price $28.00 $25.20

500 in stock

Weight 1.28 lbs
Dimensions 8.8 × 5.75 × 1 in
topic

Assurance, Salvation

Format

Book

isbn

9780851510507

Original Pub Date

1971

Banner Pub Date

Jun 1, 1998

binding

Cloth-bound

page-count

384

scripture

Romans

set

Romans

Recent Pub Date Year

1998

Book Description

Dr. Lloyd-Jones saw Romans 5 as a central chapter in the entire letter. Here is Paul’s exposition of the blessings of justification by faith; but here too, the cosmic roots of our salvation are traced back to Christ.

Table of Contents Expand ↓

  Preface xi
1.  One 1
  Analysis of chapters 5-8, showing that the main theme is not sanctification but the certainty of final salvation – chapter 5: 1-11: the consequences of justification – through our Lord Jesus Christ – ‘peace with God’ before ‘the peace of God’  
2.  Two 14
  The manward and Godward sides of ‘peace with God’ – six tests of our justification – peace and assurance – the characteristics of true and false peace  
 3. Three 30
  Access to God – our once-for-ever introduction into the state of grace – its privileges and blessings – the security of our standing – boldness and assurance  
 4. Four 44
  Boasting and exulting in hope – ‘the glory of God’ – glorification and physical resurrection – ‘glory begun below’ – the sense of glory  
 5. Five 59
  The Christian’s reaction to trials contrasted with that of the cults – not resignation-but glorying – understanding God’s purpose in trials – the final result  
 6. Six 74
  Hope leads not to shame but to overcoming – the direct, experimental assurance of God’s love – supporting testimonies – exhortation to seek this knowledge of God’s love  
 7. Seven 89
  The Holy Spirit and assurance – the proof of God’s working within us – ­the guarantee of our perseverance in faith – the evidence of the Spirit’s presence by his work in us  
 8. Eight 102
  Verses 6-8 an exposition of the Father’s love – no conflict with his justice – God’s love commended in relation to the time, the sending and death of Christ and the character of those saved  
9.  Nine 116
  God’s love for sinners – the meaning of ungodliness – the righteous man and the good man – the death of Christ – God’s love the ground of our assurance  
 10. Ten 128
  ‘Much more then’ – salvation past, present and future – Christ’s blood the ground of our justification – the finality of God’s pronouncement of justification  
11.  Eleven 140
  Further argument from the greater to the lesser – objective and subjective aspects of enmity – the necessity of Christ’s death for reconciliation – the security of those who have been grafted into Christ  
 12. Twelve 154
  Glorying in God and causes of not doing so – inadequate understanding of justification by faith – lack of meditation – failure to reason from the Scriptures – self-examination and rejoicing  
 13. Thirteen 169
  New section – connection with preceding verses – linked especially with ‘in his life’ – passage seen as an introduction to chapters 6-8 – the two heads of the human race – the importance of the section  
 14. Fourteen 183
  General analysis of the passage – comparison and contrast of Christ with Adam – the universality of sin and death – the contrary explanations of evolutionary philosophy and the Bible  
 15. Fifteen 198
  The meaning of ‘all have sinned’ – the imputation of Adam’s sin – the parallel with the imputation of Christ’s righteousness – the doctrine of original sin  
 16. Sixteen 213
  Our relationship to Adam – the realistic view and the federal view – the authority of the apostles defended – Adam the type of Christ, the similarities and the differences  
 17. Seventeen 226
  The contrasts between Adam and Christ – wages and the free gift – the certainty and abundance of God’s grace – blessings gained more than Adam lost  
 18. Eighteen 240
  Universalism, the ‘one’ and the ‘many’ – Biblical usage and contextual limits – Paul concerned with the connection, not with numbers – dangers of speculation  
 19. Nineteen 253
  One offence and many offences – condemnation and justification – the reign of death – the gift of righteousness and our reign in life  
 20. Twenty 267
  The judicial effects of Adam’s sin – the judicial effects of Christ’s obedience – our position in Christ, no longer in Adam – the Christian’s assurance in spite of sin  
 21. Twenty-one 281
  The function of the Law – increasing man’s knowledge of sin – convicting of sin – inciting to sin – bringing men to Christ – the necessity for a law-work  
 22. Twenty-two 297
  The superabundance of grace – the source of assurance and joy – man under sin’s dominion – sin’s reign in modem society – sin and death  
 23. Twenty-three 313
  The reign of grace – the activity of grace – the inauguration of the kingdom of grace – grace and righteousness – reverence and boldness  
 24. Twenty-four 326
  The programme of the reign of grace – seen in Biblical history, prophecy and church history – seen in the individual, in the ‘ordo salutis’ – the power of grace  
 25. Twenty-five 341
  The power of the reign of grace – spiritual death and irresistible grace – the powerful work of grace in every part of salvation – indelible grace  
 26. Twenty-six 356
  The munificence of grace – the ultimate victory of grace – the One who makes this reign possible – the triumph of grace in Christ’s Kingship  

 

Testimonials

Submit your testimonial

There are no testimonials yet, would you like to submit yours?

You may also like…

    Image of the 15 Volume Romans set by Lloyd-Jones

    Romans

    14 Volume Set

    by D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones


    price $369.00 $332.10
    Avg. Rating

    Description

    The longest series of expositions preached in Westminster Chapel during Dr Lloyd-Jones’ 30-year ministry there was on this the greatest of the New Testament Epistles. 238–528pp.

More items to consider:

    Romans 8:5-17

    Volume 7: The Sons of God

    by D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones


    price $28.00 $25.20

    Description

    The longest series of expositions preached in Westminster Chapel during Dr Lloyd-Jones’ 30-year ministry there was on this the greatest of the New Testament Epistles. 238–528pp.

    Book Cover for 'Metropolitan Tabernacle'

    Metropolitan Tabernacle

    Volume 38: Sermons preached and revised in 1892

    by C. H. Spurgeon


    price $33.00 $29.70

    Description

    The longest series of expositions preached in Westminster Chapel during Dr Lloyd-Jones’ 30-year ministry there was on this the greatest of the New Testament Epistles. 238–528pp.

    Cover Image of 'Christian Experience'
    price $18.00 $16.20

    Description

    The longest series of expositions preached in Westminster Chapel during Dr Lloyd-Jones’ 30-year ministry there was on this the greatest of the New Testament Epistles. 238–528pp.