Christianese: The Gospel

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What does the word "Gospel" actually mean? Why is it important? Jesus shows us what he means by Good News.

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Question: what does the term “Gospel” mean, and why do you think it’s important to those who follow Jesus?

14 Now after John was arrested, Jesus came into Galilee, proclaiming the gospel of God, 15 and saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent and believe in the gospel.”

Jesus here proclaimed the Gospel ()
Jesus accompanied his declaration with miracles ()
Jesus indicated that the Gospel needed to be preached everywhere ()
Peter affirmed that the Gospel was for Gentiles (non-Jews) ()
Paul stated that he was set aside for the purpose of the Gospel ()
Paul said the Gospel is the very power of God for saving people ()
Paul also said that there were false “gospels” ()
Paul got angry at people for believing a fake, distorted “gospel” ()
Paul said the Gospel is the “word of truth” (, )
We are to live lives “worthy of the Gospel” ()
Some Christians are called coworkers in the Gospel ()
The Gospel involves suffering with Christ ()
Peter says the Gospel should be obeyed ()
Revelation tells of the Gospel reaching every people group on earth ()

1. The Gospel is about God, by God

A. Jesus proclaims the good news *being God himself
B. The Gospel is about God and for God (Plenary Genitive)
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