What else do you need to confirm about God the Mother? Doesn’t the first commandment (out of the 10) state that we shall worship no other God than our Father 2. Paul sets out to use Scripture to show the difference between being born into slavery, by human effort, as opposed to being born into freedom, by the work of God through the Holy Spirit. What else do you need to confirm about God the Mother? Only the World Mission Society Church of God (the slanderers abreviate it as WMSCOG) keeps the Passover of the new covenant and has God the Mother. Mother (16) Above (13) Free (13) Us (4) Freewoman (3) Heavenly (2) Spiritual (1) Represents (1) Messianic (1) Kingdom (1) High (1) Verse Info. From the earthly family on this earth, we can realize the heavenly family. “Therefore, as you received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in him, rooted and built up in him and established in the faith… Therefore let no one pass judgment on you in questions of food and drink, or with regard to a festival or a new moon or a Sabbath.” – Colossians 2:6,16. How much more should we submit to the Father of our spirits and live! The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding (Proverbs 9:10). Of Hebrew origin; Hierusalem, the capitol of Palestine. Just as all children receive life from their mothers, it is God’s will for the children of God to receive eternal life from God the mother and enter Heaven. "We" better accords with Galatians 4:26, "mother of us." And for there to be a father and children, there must be a mother. Galatians 4:26 New Living Translation (NLT). Moreover, all thing were created by God’s will. Behold, for your iniquities have ye sold yourselves, and for your transgressions is your mother put away. Reading 1. Does it indicate another God, the "Mother," as the WMSCOG claims? She (the person who shared this to me) said that if there is a Heavenly father, shouldn’t there be also a heavenly mother? 26 But the other woman, Sarah, represents the heavenly Jerusalem. May 1, 2016 | God the Mother, Uncategorized | 17 comments. Isaiah 52:9 Break forth into joy, sing together, ye waste places of Jerusalem: for the LORD hath comforted his people, he hath redeemed Jerusalem. (Hebrews 8:5), For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities–his eternal power and divine nature–have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that men are without excuse. (Galatians 4:31)The World Mission Society Church of God (or simply, the Church of God) believes “Mother God” not only exists in the Bible, but exists in the flesh today in South Korea. Galatians 4:26. in contrast with the previous τῇ νῦν Ἱερουσ. We must consider the context in which it is written, which in this case includes verses 21-31. Psalm 87:3-6 Glorious things are spoken of thee, O city of God. Including the feminine he, and the neuter to in all their inflections; the definite article; the. This means that there are two images of God: the male image and female image. Galatians 4:21–31 contains Paul's allegory about Abraham's two wives, and the two sons born through them. Every living creatures receive life from their mothers finally. Always get the context of what you’re reading (in this case, the book of Galatians & the Bible as a whole). Galatians 4:26. Most especially, the word “we” is used to refer to God in Genesis 1:26-27: Then God said, “Let us make man in our image, in our likeness, and let them…” God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them. Your email address will not be published. If I were still trying to please man, I would not be a servant of Christ. Not Man. 25 For this Agar is mount Sinai in Arabia, and answereth to Jerusalem which now is, and is in bondage with her children. Learn more about God the Mother through all of the studies below. It’s great that you’ve met a member of our church. Galatians 4:26 - CEV - But our mother is the city of Jerusalem in heaven... Study verse in the Contemporary English Version Please refer to https://oceaniawmscog.com/holy-spirit-name/ You will be able to post your questions at the linked post. Galatians 4:26 "But the Jerusalem that is above is free, and she is our mother." Sign up for the Verse of the Day. Free, delivered from obligation. She also told me that in order to be saved, I must be baptized. May God have pity on us and bless us; may he let his face shine upon us. Father and Mother? @Hannah. 34 The crowd spoke up, “We have heard from the Law that the Messiah will remain forever, so how can you say, ‘The Son of Man must be lifted up’? 1) In the books of the Old Testaments, more than 90% of the word “God” is referred to as “Elohim”, which means “Gods” not “a God.” The word “Elohim” appears more than 2,500 times. Galatians 4:26 New King James Version (NKJV) 26 but the Jerusalem above is free, which is the mother of us all. The Church of God, in the full comprehension of the term, includes the Church Militant on earth, the Church at rest, and, in the future, the Church triumphant in heaven. Galatians 5:1 Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of bondage. Selah…, Isaiah 2:2,3 And it shall come to pass in the last days, that the mountain of the LORD'S house shall be established in the top of the mountains, and shall be exalted above the hills; and all nations shall flow unto it…. So, We have a our Heavenly Mother. With our physical eyes, we cannot discern spiritual things. (Ga 4:26). This is what we speak, not in words taught us by human wisdom but in words taught by the Spirit, expressing spiritual truths in spiritual words. The earthly system is a copy and shadow of the heavenly system. Therefore, in Galatians 4:26, it is clear that when Paul says that the “new Jerusalem is our mother” he is referring to the heavenly country Jerusalem as our motherland. 26 but the Jerusalem above is free, which is the mother of us all. Hebrews 12:22. In fact, a few verses earlier in Gal 4:24, Paul tells us how he’s talking about the Jerusalem above, “allegorically”, and who/what exactly he’s referring to in this allegory: “These women are two covenants.”. Unfortunately, i had a lot of questions but didn’t bother to ask them bec I was in quite a hurry. Thanks for translating. But the Jerusalem above is free, and she is our mother. Adverb from anti; upward or on the top. Song of Solomon 8:1,2 O that thou wert as my brother, that sucked the breasts of my mother! Yup. As in most cases, this verse could never be understood ON ITS OWN. For am I now seeking the approval of man, or of God? That interpretation depends on the prior (mis)reading of Genesis 1.27. when I should find thee without, I would kiss thee; yea, I should not be despised…. Galatians 4:26 reads, “But the Jerusalem above is free, which is the mother of us all” (NKJV). Bec without one, it wouldn’t make sense. Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God Lectionary: 18 . Hosea 2:2,5 Plead with your mother, plead: for she is not my wife, neither am I her husband: let her therefore put away her whoredoms out of her sight, and her adulteries from between her breasts; …. Galatians 4:26. Verb - Present Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular. 4 But when the fulness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law, 5 To redeem them that were under the law, that we might receive the adoption of sons. I also published an article for your questions. … I do pray a lot for that. 29. persecuted--Ishmael "mocked" Isaac, which contained in it the germ and spirit of persecution ( Genesis 21:9). In this passage, St. Paul speaks of the Church Militant here on earth. This cannot be so on several counts. No problemo. why does God refer to “wisdom” as “she” in Proverbs? Your email address will not be published. For I did not receive it from any man, nor was I taught it, but I received it through a revelation of Jesus Christ” – Galatians 1:8-11. https://oceaniawmscog.com/holy-spirit-name/, https://mygodchristahnsahnghong.com/2013/05/19/there-is-no-god-the-mother-in-the-bible/, http://crc.ac/be-born-again-through-baptism/, https://mygodchristahnsahnghong.com/2016/07/ahnsahnghong-cannot-be-the-christ-because-god-cannot-die-again/, [Ahnsahnghong] The Truth That Set Us Free from Sin, ASEZ from WMSCOG reducing crimes such as violence and human trafficking crimes. To get what Galatians 4:26 means based on its source text, scroll down or follow these links for the original scriptural meaning , biblical context and relative popularity. Keep reading through to Galatians 5:12, and especially note Galatians 5:6 on the way. It’s already time to be humble to receive God the Mother in these last days. That’s the reason why we must know the existence of God the Mother and receive Her for our salvation. Some claim that the bride refers to the saints. You know the Holy Spirit is God the Father according to the Trinity. So, therefore, the Jerusalem in Galatians 4:26 is free (only God is free) and in heaven is surely God the Mother, Heavenly Mother. Anyone who proclaims herself the “heavenly mother” or who claims to be the literal “bride of Christ” is practicing deceit. But it doesn’t mean that Mary is the mother of God. World Mission Society Church of God University Student Volunteer Group: Reduce Crime Together, World Mission Society Church of God Sermon Videos: YouTube Channel, [WMSCOG] The Gospel Life of Jesus and David’s Throne. This cannot be so on several counts. God bless you Jessy. They will fall into a pit. Please refer to the post titled “There is no God the Mother in the Bible?” at https://mygodchristahnsahnghong.com/2013/05/19/there-is-no-god-the-mother-in-the-bible/ in this blog. Let’s break this passage down and see what we can learn. Have a great day and will pray for your salvation. But altogether different from the position of the present Jerusalem is that of the upper Jerusalem, which is free; and this upper Jerusalem is our mother. or which of my creditors is it to whom I have sold you? We can’t doubt. Though we once regarded Christ in this way, we do so no longer. ), But the Jerusalem that is above (in heaven) is free, and she is our mother. Rather, it is a symbolic representation of the kingdom of Christ. They are telling gibberish with their purpose to deny or to slander the World Mission Society Church of God who believes in God the Mother (Heavenly Mother). Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. Only the World Mission Society Church of God (the slanderers abreviate it as WMSCOG) keeps the Passover of the new covenant and has God the Mother. Some will contend that Galatians 4:26 —"but the Jerusalem above is free, which is the mother of us all"—proves that a Christian is a fetus conceived by the Holy Spirit, and by analogy, is being carried in the womb of the church, awaiting birth into the Kingdom of God at the resurrection when Christ returns. From this principle of nature, we can understand that there should be God the Mother as well as God the Father to receive spiritual life or eternal life. Second, the “mother” (Greek μήτηρ meter) reference in Galatians 4:26 corresponds to the heavenly city of Jerusalem which represents Sarah who is the free woman mentioned in verse 22. NM 6:22-27. “But the Jerusalem that is above is free, and she is our mother.” In addition to God the Father, the Bible says we also have God the Mother. I seriously wish that all of our brothers and sisters would realize how fraudulently the slanderers are putting together to kill our loving brothers and sisters. The World Mission Society Church of God is the only church that believes in God the Mother. Wesley's Galatians 4:26 Bible Commentary 4:26 But the other covenant is derived from Jerusalem that is above, which is free - Like Sarah from all inward and outward bondage, and is the mother of us all - That is, all who believe in Christ, are free citizens of the New Jerusalem. The, the definite article. So, the “mother” in Galatians 4:26 is not a literal female personage. Who has the authority to give us the water of life or eternal life? The Bible teaches us that God is our Father and we are His children (2Co 6:18). The LORD said to Moses: ... May God bless us in his mercy. But you have come to Mount Zion and to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to innumerable angels in festal gathering, Philippians 3:20. Why did God grant us the family system on this earth? Accordingly just as our physical life is given to us by our natural mothers, eternal life is given to us by our God the Mother. Word Count of 36 Translations in Galatians 4:26. Here is an excerpt of an excellent article entitled, “ Mother In The Bible: Country Or Korean Lady? When you realize the Trinity correctly, God will give you a mind to understand the Bible. I was approached by a member of your church and she shared this to me. Well, no wonder we need the Root of David to explain things out for us. It’s absolutely hilarious that THE ONES WHO DENY (the people for example, like the NCPCOG) are mentioning about the Passover when they’re not even keeping it. International Standard Version But the heavenly Jerusalem is the free woman, and she is our spiritual mother. Galatians 4:26 New King James Version (NKJV). But our citizenship is in heaven, and from it we await a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ, Revelation 21:2. (2 Co 5:16). The slanderers or sinners cannot interpret God’s words. 23 But he who was of the bondwoman was born after the flesh; but he of the freewoman was by promise. # 4:5 Greek sons; also in 4:6. If Ahnsahnghong was the (2nd coming of) Christ, he wouldn’t have died in 1985. Those are the questions I wanted to explore in my studies. Galatians 4:10 (KJV) Square Portrait Landscape Ye observe days, and months, and times, and years. I also don’t think that Jesus is what Paul is referring to in Gal 4:26. As we have said before, so now I say again: If anyone is preaching to you a gospel contrary to the one you received, let him be accursed. So, the new covenant is His sacrifice. In order to illustrate this more clearly, here are some additional Biblical examples of the word “mother” being used to refer to a … Just as how the Apostle Paul testified, the will (the new covenant) of Jesus is effective when Jesus dies. Only God can. (Hebrews 12:9), They serve at sanctuary that is copy and shadow of what is in heaven…. children of promise--not children after the flesh, but through the promise ( Galatians 4:23 Galatians 4:29 Galatians 4:31). I am indebted to another for the following outline: But now, after that ye have known God, or rather are known of God, how turn ye again to the weak and beggarly elements, whereunto ye desire again to be in bondage? Or am I trying to please man? Apparently a primary word; a 'mother'. Thanks for visiting and spreading out the good news about our most HOLY GOD, Heavenly Mother. (Ge 1:26-27). If you get the whole context of the book of Galatians, you’ll see that Paul is warning the Galatians of being drawn away to a gospel contrary to the one that was given to the early church. (Re 22:17), In this age, the Spirit and the bride are to give us the water of life. Is the “mother” in Galatians 4:26 called “God”? If then, your father and mother also will be your father and mother in heaven. Not a hint of doubtfulness can be found in our faith when we examine the Scriptures according to the interpretations of the Root of David, the second coming Christ Ahnsahnghong. We’ll send you a new verse every day to download or share. The will is effective when the person dies. Galatians 4:11 (KJV) Square Portrait Landscape I am afraid of you, lest I have bestowed upon you labour in vain. Galatians 4:26 26 But k the Jerusalem above is free, and she is our mother. There is no doubt that we have Heavenly Mother, people who deny Heavenly Mother, they deny God and the Bible. What was Paul's point when he mentioned the "Jerusalem above is free"? Galatians 4:26 -- Part 1 It seems the WMSCOG is constantly quoting Galatians 4:26 to prove that there is a "Mother God": "But the Jerusalem that is above is free, and she is our mother." I, the first-person pronoun. How could ppl insist that Gal 4:26 refers to Jesus not God the Mother? You are being taught that you must observe the Passover, festivals, feasts, and Sabbath as a requirement to be saved, but consider Gal 4:8-11 and Col 2:6-19. (Galatians 4:26). So may your way be known upon earth; among all nations, your salvation. Moreover, we have all had human fathers who disciplined us and we respected them for it. I know. However, can the saints give us the water of life? Another passage that pictures the city of God and its inhabitants as a mother and children is Isaiah 49:17-21. ? Jang Gil-ja--born 10/1943), also spelled Chang Gil-jah and Zahng Gil-jah, is a South Korean woman believed to be God the Mother by the Seongnam-based World Mission Society Church of God. But if you read Romans 10:9-10 and also John 6:40, it says there that we shall be saved as long as we confess and believe in the Lord Jesus. So we've seen already some of the WMSCOG's misinterpretations regarding how Abraham repsresents God and how Isaac was chosen as heir. Paul had introduced this contrast to the law and the faith in Christ Jesus back in Gal 3:10 and had been working up to this point in Gal:46. So, therefore, the Jerusalem in Galatians 4:26 is free (only God is free) and in heaven is surely God the Mother, Heavenly Mother. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / Logos Bible Software . When the Jerusalem in heaven is Jesus and the Lamb is Jesus… Okay… Are there two Jesus? (Romans 1:20), You are worthy, our Lord and God, to receive glory and honor and power, for you created all things and by your will they were created and have their being (Revelation 4:11). However, so far, we called God “God the Father.” It’s because it’s prophesied that God the Mother is to appear in the last age: in the age of the Holy Spirit: The Spirit and the bride say, “Come!” And let him who hears say, “Come!” Whoever is thirsty, let him come; and whoever wishes, let him take the free gift of the water of life. The Jerusalem is stood for Woman, the Heavenly Jerusalem. The first person singular present indicative; a prolonged form of a primary and defective verb; I exist. Some will contend that Galatians 4:26—"but the Jerusalem above is free, which is the mother of us all"—proves that a Christian is a fetus conceived by the Holy Spirit, and by analogy, is being carried in the womb of the church, awaiting birth into the Kingdom of God at the resurrection when Christ returns. Skybluesky answered well for your questions. Moreover, if the bride means the saints, the bride (the saints) becomes “our Mother.” Then whom does the word “our” (from our Mother) refer to? 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