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The strait-gate and narrow way to life

The strait-gate and narrow way to life

which hath been alwayes, and still is the good old way; whereby man that was once alive in the paradise of God, where the tree of life and all true pleasures were; and is now (because of his sin) cast out and dead, may come to live againe. Set forth by severall questions and answers, proving every thing by the word of God

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Published by printed by M. S. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Salvation -- Biblical teaching -- Early works to 1800,
  • Christian life -- Biblical teaching -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    GenreEarly works to 1800
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 2372:19
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[2], 95, [1] p
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15433375M

    For the gate is narrow and the way is hard that leads to life, and those who find it are few. (ESV) Did Jesus trim the Gospel to fit man, or did He trim man to fit His Gospel? Preached in the U.S.A. in , Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones reads from Matthew and addresses the great charge often brought against Christians as being narrow.


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13 Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: 14 Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.

Read full chapter. God has not hidden the strait gate and narrow way to exclude anyone–except the fleshly minded (1 Cor. When Adam and Eve transgressed in the garden of Eden, God “placed at the east of the garden of Eden Cherubims, and a flaming sword which turned every way, to keep the way of the tree of life” (Gen.

“Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it” (Matt. –14). Everyone wants to be successful and happy, and yet many fall down.

The primary reason for failure is the natural tendency to want a broader road than any real success will permit. Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leads to life, and few there be that find it.

because. Matthew ,25 Then said Jesus unto his disciples, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me. Proverbs13 Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: 14 Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.

15 Beware of false prophets, which come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are. THE STRAIT GATE & THE NARROW WAY “Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.” MATTHEW Without context, the focus of most Christians becomes the gate.

The message presented in many places today is one of being “born again” with little thought of entering the Kingdom of. “Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.” -Matthew Guomen, 過門/过门, meaning marriage in Chinese.

If explained literally, it means going past the gates/door-a reference to the Bible(see above). “Through the Strait Gates”: to me, it’s the best way to explain it. The gate’s narrow, the road small for them.

By David J. Stewart | October | January Matthew“Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.” I have heard numerous false teachers butcher the Holy Scriptures in.

“Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.” Strait in this context means narrow.

Therefore the NIV reads: “Enter through the narrow. The strait gate is the gate of life, of joy, of glory, honor and immortality: So that, not to enter in there|at, is to be forever excluded from these bles|sings; from the favour of God, and from the everlasting joys that are in his presence; an inheritance incorruptible, undefiled, and that fadeth not.

Bible Book List × Unlock the NIV Matthew KJ Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it. ASV. For narrow is the gate, and straitened the way, that leadeth unto life, and few are they that find it. AMP.

Enter you in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leads to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: The verse reads, “ Enter you in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way.

The Strait Gate and the Narrow Way: Bible Studies on the Doctrine of Salvation and Repentance. By Eddie R. Galyean. Np: np, nd pages. Paper. While helping a friend organize his bookshelf, I came across this book. Intrigued by the title, as repentance based salvation always gets my attention, I began skimming through the chapters.

"Enter ye in at the strait gate; for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it." — Matthew THE STRAIT GATE: A MISSING METAPHOR Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: Because strait is the gate and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be which find it (Matt.

Reading strait in the expressions strait gate and narrow way and strait and narrow way preserves the poetic parallelism, accords with a biblical Hebrew analog, and is consistent within the Book of Mormon John S. Welch, in his research on this subject, has offered yet another approach to.

Many people are following the path of the “wide gate” and “broad way”, and God desires to “save” them from this destructive path when they receive His Son Jesus into their lives.

Only a “few” people discover God’s “strait and narrow” way, but those who do shall enjoy life forevermore with God. Matthew Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: 14 Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.

[Matthew ‭-‬14 KJV] “Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.”.

This: "Strait is the gate, narrow is the way." No doubt there are men who can write beautiful nothings by the mile, sell them in the morning, and have them forgotten at sundown. But the writers who wish to enrich all coming generations, to stimulate the most distant posterity, have not the knack of shaking out of their coat sleeves the standard.

“Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: “Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.” (Matt.

"Enter ye in at the strait gate; for wide is the gate, and broad is the way that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it."– Matthew The Strait Gate, and Narrow Way to Life Opened, and Pointed Out, in Certaine Sermons Vpon Luke.And Now Published, in One Whole Treatise: by Edvvard Chetvvind, Bachelar in Diuinity, and Publike Preacher to the City of Bristoll.

John Bunyan belongs to a rare breed of Christian writers,that no matter what their subject matter,there is a strong evangelistic thrust.I find this to be exceedingly rare in modern Christian writers authors exposition of Luke is a searching examination of the text and a stern warning to professed believers to make certain that they are among the s: 1.

TOPIC: WALKING THROUGH STRAIT GATE AND NARROW WAY TEACHER: BASSEY E. AKPAN (BISHOP) TEXT: MATT. DATE: 9/10/ INTRODUCTION During Christ Sermon on the Mount, as recorded in the above passage, He talked about two ways: wide gate and broad way, as well as the strait gate and narrow way.

He said the wide and broad way leads to destruction, while the strait and narrow way leads to life. "Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it." Strait in this context means narrow.

Therefore the NIV reads: "Enter through the narrow gate. introduction: “ enter ye in at the strait gate; for wide is the gate, and broad is the way that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat.

BECAUSE STRAIT IS THE GATE, AND NARROW IS THE WAY, WHICH LEADETH UNTO LIFE AND FEW THERE BE THAT FIND IT.”. Strait is the Gate (French: La Porte Étroite) is a French novel written by André was translated into English by Dorothy probes the complexities and terrors of adolescence and growing up.

Based on a Freudian interpretation, the story uses the influences of childhood experience and the misunderstandings that can arise between two people. Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: The World English Bible translates the passage as: Enter in by the narrow gate; for wide is the gate and broad is the way that leads to.

Matthew is the fourteenth verse of the seventh chapter of the Gospel of Matthew in the New Testament and is part of the Sermon on the verse continues a metaphor begun in the previous one about the ease of following the wrong path.

Content. In the King James Version of the Bible the text reads. Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which. Matthew Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: 14 Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.

The Strait Gate Look at the strait gate and narrow way. Book Reviews; Opinion / Columnist still failing to hold free and fair elections: 'to find the strait gate and narrow way' and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be. There is no other way because He alone is “the way, the truth and the life” (John ).

The way to eternal life is restricted to just one avenue—Christ. In this sense, the way is narrow because it is the only way, and relatively few people will go through the narrow gate. Many more will attempt to find an alternative route to God.

14 Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it. In Matthew and Luke the Lord Jesus Christ makes reference to "the strait gate" for the purpose of illustrating important spiritual truths, but not precisely the same spiritual truths.

The text closest to the original words spoken by Jesus (“strait gate and narrow way”) during his mortal ministry are recorded in ancient Greek in Matthew The Biblehub website entry for that verse gives this interpretation in English: “for small [is] the gate and compressed the way leading to life.

Jesus is the door through which all must enter eternal life. There is no other way because He alone is “the way, the truth and the life” (See John ) The way to eternal life is restricted to just one avenue—Christ. In this sense, the way is narrow because it is the only way, and relatively few people will go through the narrow gate.

Narrow. Enter ye in at the STRAIT gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: because STRAIT is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it.

"Enter ye in at the strait gate, for wide is the gate that leadeth unto destruction, and many there be that go in thereat: But strait is the gate that leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it." Luke I was a teenage university student when I first read André Gide’s "The Strait Gate", and it made a tremendous impression on me.

I /5(). Enter ye in at the strait gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat: Becaus.

Strait the gate, the way is narrow, To the realms of endless bliss, Sinful men and vain professors, Self-deceived, the passage miss: |: Rushing headlong:| Down they sink the dread abyss. Sins and follies unforsaken, All will end in deep despair; Formal prayers are unavailing, Fruitless is the worldling s tear: |:Small the number:| Who to wisdom s path repair.

The strait gate is hard to find and difficult to get through. Matthew Henry, the great Bible commentator said concerning the strait gate and narrow way: "The way to eternal life is narrow. We are not in heaven as soon as we are got through the strait gate.

Self must be denied, the body kept under, and corruptions mortified.The Narrow Way Jesus is the Strait Gate. The narrow way, then, is the way of holiness. The way is as clean as the gate, and not one degree wider.

The way is not narrow in the sense that it is a hard way, or uninteresting. Those who are pilgrims on this way are the happiest people in the world.Enter through the narrow gate; for the gate is wide and the way is broad that leads to destruction, and there are many who enter through it.

For the gate is small and the way is narrow that leads to life, and there are few who find it. Matthew Here we discover that there are two gates, two roads, two destinies, and two groups of people.