Wherefore, if any man is in Christ – new creation. The old things are passed away; behold, they are becoming new

Resurrection and New Creation – (Paul links the bodily Resurrection of the saints with the New Creation)

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New Covenant in Jesus – (The covenant promises find their fulfillment in Jesus and the New Creation)

His Return and New Creation – (His arrival means the Day of the Lord, the final judgment, and the New Creation)

Coheirs and Brethren – (Paul links the bodily Resurrection of the saints with the New Creation)

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The City Built by God – (The city “whose builder and founder” is God is none other than New Jerusalem)


Heir of the Word – (The “land promise” to Abraham finds fulfillment in the New Creation)

Seed of Abraham – (Jesus is the true “seed” of Abraham, and receipt of the inheritance is based on faith in Him)

Inheritance of Abraham – (In Jesus, the original limited land promise to Abraham encompasses the entire creation)

Incomparable New Covenant – (Jesus inaugurated the promised and vastly superior new covenant, rendering the old one obsolete)

Spirit and Covenant (The gift of the Spirit is in fulfillment of the promises made to Abraham and the prophets)

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Fulfillment in Jesus – (God’s previously hidden mysteries are now revealed in Jesus)

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