Series 21

THE FIRST LETTER OF PETER – by Francis Dixon

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Study 1 SIMON PETER’’S ““PILGRIM’’S PROGRESS””

THE FIRST LETTER OF PETER by Francis Dixon (Scripture Portions: 1 Peter 1:1-2; Acts 2:14, 22-36) The First Letter of Peter has a divinely-inspired message for Christians of every time and place –- so these…

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Study 2 AN APOSTLE’’S GREAT HYMN OF PRAISE

THE FIRST LETTER OF PETER by Francis Dixon (Scripture Portions: 1 Peter 1:3-9; Psalm 103:1-12) Throughout the New Testament there are a number of doxologies –- ‘‘hymns expressing praise and honour to the Trinity’’ –-…

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Study 3 AN URGENT APPEAL FOR HOLY LIVING

THE FIRST LETTER OF PETER by Francis Dixon (Scripture Portions: 1 Peter 1:15-16; 1 Thessalonians 4:1-8) The appeal found in 1 Peter 1:15-16 was very necessary in the first century, but also it needs to…

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Study 4 THE GREATNESS OF OUR REDEMPTION

THE FIRST LETTER OF PETER by Francis Dixon (Scripture Portions: 1 Peter 1:18-21; Job 19:25-27) In this letter Peter makes three clear statements concerning the fact and significance of the death of Christ, each of…

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Study 5 PRIVILEGES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

THE FIRST LETTER OF PETER by Francis Dixon (Scripture Portions: 1 Peter 1:23-25; 2:1-16) In his first letter Peter gives us a seven-fold description of believers, and the description is as true of Christians today….

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Study 6 AN INSPIRED DESCRIPTION OF THE CHURCH

THE FIRST LETTER OF PETER by Francis Dixon (Scripture Portions: Matthew 16:13-20; 1 Peter 2:4-12) In 1 Peter 2:4-12 we have a description of the true church of God, for the Holy Spirit has recorded…

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Study 7 THE SHEPHERD AND OVERSEER OF OUR SOULS

THE FIRST LETTER OF PETER by Francis Dixon (Scripture Portions: 1 Peter 2:21-25; Psalm 23:1-6) One of the most beautiful relationships our Lord has with His people is that of shepherd. He is our shepherd…

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Study 8 SOME THINGS THAT HINDER PRAYER

THE FIRST LETTER OF PETER by Francis Dixon (Scripture Portion: 1 Peter 3:1-12) By his use of the words ““so that nothing will hinder your prayers””, in 1 Peter 3:7, it is obvious that Peter…

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Study 9 VICTORY IN THE MIDST OF SUFFERING

THE FIRST LETTER OF PETER by Francis Dixon (Scripture Portion: 1 Peter 4:12-19) Peter was well qualified to write to his fellow-believers on the subject of suffering, for as a servant of Christ he had…

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Study 10 OUR GREAT ADVERSARY THE DEVIL

THE FIRST LETTER OF PETER by Francis Dixon (Scripture Portion: 1 Peter 5:1-11) In this final study we consider Peter’’s reference to Satan in 1 Peter 5:8-9. As Christians, we have a great Saviour who…

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