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Cooperation with the will of God. The coexistence of evil and right teaching.

Direct download: Isaiah_10.mp3
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Oracles concerning the fates of Babylon, Egypt, and surrounding territories. Historical fulfillment of these prophecies.

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The rise of Babylon over Assyria. The desolation of Babylon foretold.

Direct download: Isaiah_8.mp3
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The shift of nations. The last kings of Judah and Israel, and their struggle with Assyria.

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War with Syria. The birth of Emmanuel foretold. Promises of the Messiah.

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Early prophecies of Isaiah. Judah as a vineyard. The messianic branch.

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The kings of Judah during the life of Isaiah. Continual threat from Assyria. Corruption in the kingdom.

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The reign of King Uzziah of Judah. Themes of judgment and hope in Isaiah's prophecies.

Direct download: Isaiah_3.mp3
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Points concerning received texts. The voices of the biblical authors. The purpose of prophetic revelations.

Direct download: Isaiah_2.mp3
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Chief among the written prophets. How to approach the book. The authenticity of the text.

Direct download: Isaiah_1.mp3
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Factors obscuring the fruits of the Holy Spirit. Modern teaching on miracles and their connection with the Sacraments. Dependence on the Holy Spirit at each moment.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_17.mp3
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Distinction between Baptism and Confirmation. The fruits of the Holy Spirit.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_16.mp3
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Disputes about the Spirit. The "filioque" controversy.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_15.mp3
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Disputes about the Son. The Council of Nicea. Involvement of emperors.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_14.mp3
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Insights of the Church Fathers: John the Evangelist, Polycarp, Irenaeus, Tertullian. Early creeds.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_13.mp3
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Development of Trinitarian theology. Relations between the divine Persons. The nature of doctrinal evolution.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_12.mp3
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Testing prophetic utterances. Gifts for the benefit of the whole community.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_11.mp3
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Miracles of the Spirit at key points in the history of the Church. The gift of tongues.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_10.mp3
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The Holy Spirit in the book of Acts. The appointment of deacons. Baptism with the Holy Spirit. The conversion of Paul.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_9.mp3
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The Holy Spirit in the book of Acts. Pentecost, the arrest of Peter and John, Ananias and Saphira.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_8.mp3
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Confidence, commitment, and unceasing prayer.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_7.mp3
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Life according to the Spirit or the Flesh. The Spirit makes the Law of Christ operative in us.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_6.mp3
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The influences of the Spirit. The Holy Spirit as a distinct Person. 

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A survey of quotations from the New Testament about the Holy Spirit. The Living Water discourse. The promise of the Paraclete.

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The role of the Holy Spirit in daily life. Devotion to the Law. Blasphemy against the Spirit.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_3.mp3
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References to the Holy Spirit throughout the Old Testament.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_2.mp3
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The role of the Holy Spirit. Translations from Hebrew. Progressive revelation.

Direct download: Holy_Spirit_1.mp3
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Concluding remarks and discussion.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_22.mp3
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Last words of Elisha. Prophecies of the arrows. Miracles of Elisha's bones.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_21.mp3
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Baal worship returns in the North. Israel delivered from destruction in war with Syria.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_20.mp3
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Missteps and failures of Joash. His crime against the high priest. Joash assassinated by his servants.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_19.mp3
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Athaliah slain by the palace guards. Joash crowned king. Renewal of the covenant between God, the king, and the people.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_18.mp3
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Athaliah slaughters the heirs of David. Joash rescued by Jehosheba and Jehoiada.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_17.mp3
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Jehu exterminates the priests of Baal and destroys his temple. The dangers of syncretism. The patience of God.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_16.mp3
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Death of Jezebel. Jehu slaughters the sons and allies of Ahab.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_15.mp3
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The army recognizes Jehu as king. Jehu rides to Jezreel and slays Joram and Ahaziah.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_14.mp3
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The coming overthrow of the house of Ahab. Elisha sends an emissary to anoint Jehu king.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_13.mp3
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The king of Israel meets the Shunammite woman. Hazael becomes king in Damascus. A son of Ahab rules Judah.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_12.mp3
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The report of the lepers. Elisha's prophecy fulfilled. Disbelief of the captain.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_11.mp3
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Samaria invested by the Syrian army. Conditions within the city. Elisha prophesies an end to the famine.

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_10.mp3
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The kings of Syria. Their wars with Israel and Judah. Hasiel anointed king by Elijah at the direction of God. 

Direct download: Elisha_Lecture_9.mp3
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