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"Thou Art the Christ," Matthew 16:13-19

Matthew 16:13-19



There are some foundational truths contained within this exchange:
  • That the rock of revelation that we are to build upon is Jesus Christ
  • The Church will be built upon this foundation, and Satan will have no power to overthrow it. 
  • The keys of the kingdom of heaven, were given to Peter, which is the power to create bonds between heaven and earth. 
On this last point, it impresses me that those keys are most specifically focused on the family. 

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