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Acts 3:20-23

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 20 So that relief may come from the presence of the Lord, to order the anointed (Christ) delivered to you — Jesus. [this was after Jesus had been crucified, risen, and ascended; so God shall (future tense) send the Christ, (the anointing), Jesus Christ in Spirit to the believer who repents.]

 21 Whom heaven is behooved to take up until the time all things are restored, which God has spoken by the mouth of all his holy prophets since the world began. [Jesus was already in heaven, so who is heaven behooved to take up? The believer who repents, has his sins blotted out, who enjoys the presence of the Lord, and had received the anointed, Jesus, to rule his words and deeds.]


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 22 For Moses truly said [about Jesus] to the forefathers, 'From among you the Lord your God shall raise up a prophet like me from your brothers; you shall listen to him in everything, whatever he says to you.1


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 23 And it shall come to pass, that every soul that does not listen to and obey that prophet will be destroyed and removed from the people.'2 [This also applies to all men in all nations for Jesus, the light in every man, anonymously pleads with men to turn from their evil ways; but most men in their darkness ignore those pleas because they love their selfish, sinful life. If a man heeds those pleas, the Lord pours more of His Spirit on them, giving them a hunger to seek Him further. When they die, those who did not wait to listen and then obey the Lord will be banned from heaven, and their souls will be destroyed. From the Word of the Lord within: "Everyone is expecting Jesus to be their excuse. All men are without excuse; if I were silent, they would have an excuse. I've warned them and given them the requirements and preached the exclusions; they should not expect anything else or conclusion. The way is clear: listen and obey."]

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