discipleship discipleship

Definition(s):

  • (n) the position of disciple

Usage(s):

  1. Authentic Christian discipleship is marked by a sense of wonder.
  2. And the Christian biblical perspective is that it is not consistent with Christian discipleship.
  3. Summoned to discipleship, Christianity will be its true self only when it exists for humanity, following the example of the suffering servant who was its Lord and founder.

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    San Diego Reader: What is your favorite subject on which to preach? Pastor Steve Brown: The most important thing to me is that others understand the Gospel message that we’re saved by faith alone and Christ alone through grace. Once they understand that, then I’m rabidly committed to discipleship.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: San Diego Reader

Quotes

  1. "Cheap grace is grace without discipleship, grace without the cross, grace without Jesus Christ, living and incarnate," Bonhoeffer wrote in "The Cost of Discipleship." "Christianity without discipleship is always Christianity without Christ....
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Dietrich Bonhoeffer Source: BP News

  2. Meeting with several Bruderhof members last July, Pope John Paul II said: "You share a tradition in which Christ's call to discipleship finds expression in common life in the Spirit and in daily witness to the evangelical law of love."
    on Mar 15, 2005 By: Pope John Paul II Source: CathNews

  3. "Christian discipleship is inherently dangerous. Christ Himself told us that it was," Mohler said during Southern's convocation Aug. 21. "He said of His own disciples that He sends us out as sheep among wolves. We are indeed surrounded by a...
    on Sep 4, 2008 By: Albert Mohler Source: BP News

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