Two children went out on a cold day; the boy with hardly any garments at all, and the girl in a coat that she had outgrown, and she said, “Johnny, come under my coat.” He said, “It is too short.” “Oh,” she said, “it will stretch.” But the coat would not stretch enough, so she took it off, and put it upon the boy. p. 195), εἴπερ also is used in the sense of ἐπείπερ (see Kühner, ad Xen. How little you and I have of a spirit like that! But, if any man hath not the Spirit of Christ, he is none of his, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, NT Letters: Romans 8:9 But you are not in the flesh (Rom. John 14:16; John 14:18; John 14:20, "I will pray the Father, and He shall give you another Comforter, that He may abide with you for ever. The designation of the Holy Spirit by πν. But ye are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit,.... That is, ye are not carnal, but spiritual men; or ye are not in a state of unregeneracy, but in a state of grace: the reason proving this is. The Holy Ghost is chiefly revealed to us as the Spirit of the Incarnate Christ. 10 But if Christ is in you, although the body is dead … Not in the flesh, but in the Spirit; i.e. Many rich and costly ornaments hang over it and adorn it, to make it like the king’s wife, all glorious within; such as the ornament of a meek and quiet spirit (1 Peter 3:4); the clothing of humility, simple in show, but rich in substance (1 Peter 5:5). All Rightes Reserved, Larry Pierce, Winterbourne, Ontario.A printed copy of this work can be ordered from: The Baptist Standard Bearer, 1 Iron Oaks Dr, Paris, AR, 72855. Romans 8:9. Deity is said to "dwell" in me when I am allowing the message from God to rule my life. But there is much which as yet is very indistinctly seen. BibliographyBengel, Johann Albrecht. Romans 6:1 ff. There is however this difference between them: in temporal warfare, proficiency is the result of human ingenuity; whereas, in the spiritual warfare, it is the Spirit of God alone that can inspire us with the knowledge and address, whereby we are to vanquish the legions of spirits that are combined against us [Note: Ephesians 6:17-18.]. See on 2 Corinthians 5:3; Galatians 3:4; Ephesians 3:2. οἰκεῖ ἐν ὑμῖν] That is, has the seat of His presence and activity in you. Church Pulpit Commentary. Comp. Even from the partial back-currents which are occasioned by local obstacles, we may behold the parallel yet more strikingly illustrated: for in either case, these may serve to shew, that, as in man’s departure from God there are some risings of compunction, and some little, though ineffectual, restraints, from the remonstrances of an accusing conscience; so, in the believer’s return to God, there are some remnants of corruption, which betray a want of that completeness of soul, which he will enjoy in a better world. ( V) 9 For this was how the promise was stated: “At the appointed time I will return, and Sarah will have a son.”[ c] ( W) We are mostly too eager to speak hardly of enemies, and even of friends, and the grievous words are ever more ready than the soft answer which turneth away wrath. The religion of the Spirit is not in local places but in living persons which we call the Church, and it is a spiritual and a supernatural sphere. 1897. Hence it appears that the merely rational man labours under a twofold disadvantage in comparison of the spiritual man: he looks through a dense medium of sense, which distorts, or altogether conceals, the objects before him; and he wants that peculiar glass of faith, which would present them truly, and bring them, if I may so say, directly upon the retina of his mind. Greek Testament Critical Exegetical Commentary. The effects of these are illumination, sanctification, supplication, and consolation. Not enough to be born of Spirit; a further work needed (Ephesians 3:16-17). Further, to have the Spirit is to have Christ, because it is only through the Spirit that Jesus can take up His residence within. This change of figure is quite common in the New Testament language respecting the Holy Spirit. That man is no Christian who is not the subject of the indwelling of the Holy Spirit--he may talk well, he may understand theology--he will be the child of nature finely dressed, but not the living child. Read and study Romans 8 with the Verse-by-Verse Bible Commentary Their assistance from the Spirit in prayer. 2. Romans 8:1 “[There is] therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.” So many Christians want to stop with the statement “There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus”. "Commentary on Romans 8:9". But this has died out. The Spirit of God . None of His loyal subjects. εἴπερ] To take this word as quandoquidem, with Chrysostom and others, including Olshausen, is not indeed contrary to linguistic usage, since, like εἰ in the sense of ἐπεί (Dissen, ad Dem. V. The Spirit of Christ is a spirit of work.—As there was no selfishness in His life, so there was no idleness, which is but selfishness under another name. The young convert knows little beyond “the first principles of the oracles of God [Note: Hebrews 5:12. (Thomas Horton, D. D.). Neuter plural of allos; properly, other things, i.e. https: 9.But ye, etc. (26,27) Their interest in the love of God. Luke 11:13 If ye then, being evil, know how to give good gifts unto your children: how much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him? Why does he so? A religion which can be put on and off at the church-door is worse than useless. Where one person is there is the whole. ]: and as “God has not given the Spirit by measure unto him [Note: John 3:34. BibliographyGodbey, William. Nor are they yet said to be according to the Spirit, because they are filled with God’s Spirit, (which is now the case with none,) but because they have the Spirit dwelling in them, though they find some remains of the flesh still remaining in them: at the same time it cannot dwell in them without having the superiority; for it must be observed that man’s state is known by the power that bears rule in him. What a tingling closeness of God! https: Let us not shrink from the full avowal of this momentous truth (1 Corinthians 3:16; 1Co_6:19; 2 Corinthians 6:16; Isaiah 57:15). II. Nor only are natural or carnal men recognized as its members, but, like the temples of heathenish, it is filled with abominations and filthiness. Broadman Press 1932,33. The “holy universal Church.” The old heathen religions did not tend to raise the thoughts of men to holiness, and therefore they were not holy. ],” the young believer is still “ignorant of them” to a great extent; and of “the wiles” whereby that subtle adversary deludes the souls of men, he has scarcely any conception [Note: Ephesians 6:11.]. (S. B. Burchard, D. D.), That which gives being to a Christian is the Spirit of Christ dwelling in him. 4. It is this which makes the difference between the various offences against Divine things. (C. H. And being lodged within, what sweet fruits is the Spirit daily bringing forth to feed and delight the soul withal! Nor is it only like that overpowering grace to which the long-resisting soul at length yields and ends its weary rebellions, and casting itself at its Father’s feet, is again enfolded in His arms; “the dead is again alive, the lost is found.” The office which God the Holy Ghost vouchsafes to take towards Christians is indwelling. ‘But you are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if it be that the Spirit of God dwells in you. We cannot even say, therefore, with Umbreit: “the Spirit of Christ is the medium, through which man obtains the Spirit of God;” nor, with van Hengel, who compares Luke 9:55 : “si vero quis Spiritum, qui Christi est, cum eo non habet communem,” with which Paul would here be aiming at the (alleged) Judaism of the Romans. Thus he performs the office of a Comforter towards Christ’s redeemed people: he gives them near “access to God” in prayer [Note: Ephesians 2:18. The Christian Church is intended to make men good, and therefore it is holy and the work of a holy God. Walking in common sandals, seated with publicans and sinners. Oh for more of that better spirit which determines a man to get to heaven and to take everybody with him. Ha is none of his. Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible. By His help we mortify the flesh (Romans 8:13). Man is preeminently in want of this. They also had the indwelling Holy Spirit. This Spirit puts Christ before creeds, the truth before traditions, principle before policy, faith before feelings. If any man have not the Spirit of Christ, he is none of his. Now here it may be demanded, How he came to do so? He is none of his - though intellectually convinced of the truth of Christianity, and even in a general sense influenced by its spirit. The Holy Spirit is compared to oil.—He can give the oil of joy for mourning. We must examine ourselves to see whether we have the Spirit of Christ, whether the same mind is in us as was in the Lord Jesus. BibliographyBenson, Joseph. BibliographyNisbet, James. To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient, If so be that the Spirit of God dwell in you -, Haldane's Exposition on the Epistle to the Romans, If so be that the Spirit of God dwell in you, John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, But ye are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, now if any man have not the Spirit of Christ, he is none of his, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, But ye are not in the flesh, but in the spirit, if so be that the Spirit of God dwell in you, Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament, I. https: The person pronoun of the second person singular; thou. Jesus Christ, as being the body and truth of the typical ordinances, having chosen to suffer at the feast of the Passover, was pleased also to send forth the Holy Spirit on the day of Pentecost, who by His power accomplishes in the hearts of believers what the law outwardly required; for the law was a letter written in stone, and therefore in itself without efficacy; but the Holy Spirit is that internal power which He puts within them and writes on their hearts. This indwelling of the Spirit is a sure evidence of a renewed state; and believers should be careful not to grieve the Spirit, and should labor to enjoy a constant sense of His presence in their hearts. 1 Corinthians 2:14-16. "[17] It may be accepted as absolutely certain therefore, that the Holy Spirit never enters a believer for the purpose of making him a son of God, and he, in fact, never enters any person whomsoever except those who decide to serve God and obey the gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ. Truly the soul of man by nature is in no better case till this Spirit enter; it hath no light in it, no life in it (Ephesians 4:18). From this subject we learn that Christianity is--. He is also the Spirit of Christ, inasmuch as He represents Christ, and is sent by Him to do the Saviour’s work. 2. d) the Spirit of Christ (= πν. First, He is the Holy Spirit, in the second place, the Spirit of the Father; and in the third instance, the Spirit of the Son, and identical throughout, illustrating clearly the identity of the three persons constituting the Godhead, and the identity of the Spirit of the Father, Son and Holy Ghost. Ro) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools. If Jesus needed prayer, much more do we. But a man says, “I can’t help it.” You can help it by having His disposition. The truths of the Gospel are better understood, and its mysteries are more justly appreciated: and, provided only the deep things of God be stated with modesty and sobriety, they find a favourable acceptance now, where once, perhaps, they would only have provoked a smile. These are among “the deep things of God, which the Spirit alone searches,” even the things which eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, nor heart conceived, but which are revealed to the soul by the Spirit of God [Note: 1 Corinthians 2:9-10. For this the gratitude of all Christians is due to the Latin Church, as it vindicates the full equality of the Son with the Father. Commenting on John 14:23, Robert Turner says, "Does this necessitate the conclusion that after we have loved the Lord, and kept His words, then, as a third happening, the indwelling takes place? Is it a real dwelling, or are those Scriptures to be understood in a figurative sense? 1896. 3. How little of that spirit we have! His Divine thoughts inform their human thoughts, so that they can hardly or not at all tell what are their thoughts what His; only they know that all which is good is His; they are but the harp whose strings vibrate as His breath passes over them, and yield what harmony He wills. How it appears that we must have this Spirit in order to be Christ’s. His benevolence was a burning passion. Respecting the matter itself and the conception, see 1 Corinthians 3:16; 1 Corinthians 6:17; 1 Corinthians 6:19; 2 Timothy 1:14; John 14:23. We cannot be Christ’s unless we--. εἰ δέ τις πνεῦμα χριστοῦ κ. τ. the Spirit of Christ.--It is to be observed that these two terms are used as convertible. Do you want to know how God feels towards you as a sinner? Compare 1 John 5:12. Nay, He even forgot to eat bread, finding meat to eat which even His disciples knew not of. However, here are some of the most loved verses. He can subdue the proud will, and melt the stony heart, and give a new heart and a new spirit. But (oppos. This is a pure hypothesis, and does not imply that such was the case. Specifically "how" does the Spirit dwell in one? * 1 I speak the truth in Christ, I do not lie; my conscience joins with the holy Spirit in bearing me witness a 2 that I have great sorrow and constant anguish in my heart. First, He is called the Spirit of Christ, as He is in a special manner bestowed upon Him and received by Him (John 3:34; Luke 4:1; John 1:14; Colossians 1:19). ], from victory to victory, “growing up into Christ in all things, till he arrive at the measure of the stature of the fulness of Christ [Note: Ephesians 4:7; Ephesians 4:13. "Commentary on Romans 8:9". It is also the beginning of a new epoch, but it could not come about until our Lord was glorified. DD. “The kingdom of God is … righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Ghost.”. True, these things are written plainly in the inspired volume, even as the figures are engraven with the utmost possible plainness on the sun-dial: but both in the one case, and in the other, are they written in vain, till light is vouchsafed from heaven to shine upon them: then only does the gnomon perform its office in the one; and then only is the end answered for the illumination of the soul in the other. Flesh, body, human nature, materiality; kindred. also 1 Corinthians 12:13). “He came not to destroy men’s lives, but to save them.” His severest reproofs were but the bass notes in the harmonies of His loving nature. He subjoins this to show how necessary in Christians is the denial of the flesh. # 8:3 Greek our flesh; similarly in 8:4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12. 1700-1703. Compare John 14:17; 1 Corinthians 3:16; 2 Corinthians 6:16; 2 Timothy 1:14, etc. Romans 8:9. https: Remind yourself of the purpose served by verses 5-8 in the flow of Paul’s argument. Our version gives εἴπερ (if so be) its ordinary and proper sense. " He is to a Christian what the soul is to a man. The objects He aimed at were all spiritual. The reason of this is evident; for without the Spirit no man can truly repent. We are not saved by knowledge, but by faith. This is needful in every case. Used by Permission. This is not a prayerful age. This exclusion of relation to Christ, and of interest in Him as His members, is very grievous and prejudicial. But the excellency of it will be more and more deloped to him, till, from the obscurity of the morning dawn, he attains the fuller light of the meridian sun; according as it is written by the prophet; “Then shall we know, if we follow on to know the Lord: his goings forth are prepared as the morning [Note: Hosea 6:3. All through His life the Spirit of God rested upon Him in fulness of power, for God “giveth not the Spirit by measure unto Him.”. Johann Albrecht Bengel's Gnomon of the New Testament. “You are not in carnality, but in the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God dwelleth in you. Christ’s life motto was, “I come to do Thy will, O God.” Obedience to God is the Spirit of Christ, and this obedience Jesus made the test of discipleship. The moment when the Diet of Nuremberg were signing the edict that gave deliverance to Protestants, Luther was praying in his private room about it. The world says to us, ‘Every man for himself’; but God says, ‘Look not only on your own things, but on the things of others.’ He has given us all that we have—our souls, our bodies, our home, our children, our friends, our money—in trust, to be used for the glory of God, not as offerings on the shrine of self. Do we attempt to realise that we ourselves are the temples of the Holy Ghost, little churches that are dedicated to the worship of God? If this refers to the Holy Spirit, then we see the manner in which the apostle spoke of the Saviour. . At that day ye shall know that I am in My Father, and ye in Me, and I in you."). There are, and will be, intervening obstacles, that will, at some times, and under peculiar circumstances, interfere with the believer’s progress [Note: Romans 7:18-19. The third and last is abode and continuance. "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". Verses 1-9 Believers may be chastened of the Lord, but will not be condemned with the world. ].” It is not till after many conflicts that he learns, what are the parts on which he is most open to assault, what are the stratagems whereby that wily adversary most successfully ensnares him, and what are the means by which he is to ensure the victory over all his assailants. And no doubt some will be found to have escaped for a time the pollutions of the world, who may afterwards show that they were never renewed in heart. ", "Nowhere in Scripture do we find a clearer indication that the Spirit enters a person"s life at the moment of conversion (cf. For their further encouragement and progress in goodness. Earnestly benevolent. Little children, who always avoid a rough man, rushed into His presence. See Galatians 4:6. He is not formed to receive evil; it is repugnant to his conscience. Self-sacrifice. This is called the Spirit of Christ because--. There are not ten thousand ways, but only two. And from this woeful defect flows the alienation of the whole soul from the life of God, that primitive light being eclipsed, the soul is separated from the influence of heaven. The overarching theme is assurance. 1879-90. Today’s passage helps us to understand that there is no such thing as a Christian who does not possess the Holy Spirit. To be a Christian is to have Christ’s Spirit; not merely to have a spirit like Christ’s. We may be diligent students of the Bible, but what avails our knowledge if we do not practise what we know? Man was created in God's image; and, although sin has eroded and defaced the sacred likeness, enough divinity remains in every man, regardless of how wicked he is, to enable him to exercise the option of whom he wills to serve. He begins with expressing a feeling of confidence in regard to their state; but he adds a restriction fitted to excite their vigilance: εἴπερ, if really. For Jesus came as the ‘inundator in Holy Spirit’ (Matthew 3:11; 1 Corinthians 12:13). The limited nature of this impartation should ever be remembered. First, take it more largely, and which seems here principally to be intended in the text, and as we have handled it all this while, that Spirit of Christ which does animate all His members, and does express itself in them. This one lack is fatal to the noblest character, and Christ disowns utterly every man who has not His Spirit in him. ), Every Christian possesses the Spirit of Christ, 1. that the Spirit of God dwell in you; the inhabitation of the Spirit is a distinguishing character of a regenerate man; which is to be understood not of his omnipresence, nor of a participation of his gifts, whether ordinary or extraordinary: nor does the Spirit of God only dwell in his people by his graces, but in person as in office, and in a way of special favour; as a spirit of illumination, regeneration, sanctification, and faith, as a comforter, a spirit of adoption, an intercessor, and as a pledge and seal of happiness: which inhabitation is personal; is not peculiar to him to the exclusion of the Father and of the Son; is expressive of property and dominion; is not confined to the souls of men, for he also dwells in their bodies; it is operative, powerful, and perpetual; it is the security of the saints' perseverance, and the pledge of their resurrection and future glory. 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