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Understanding the Principles of Christian Equity.

Understanding the Principles of Christian Equity.

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Published by Ifechukwu U. Ibeme
Many, who lack spiritual insight misuse and misinterpret “JUDGE NOT” as permission for anomy and incorrigible licentiousness. This is subtle but far-reaching deception especially in the existentialist world of today. What are the biblical principles for judging what is right or wrong?
Many, who lack spiritual insight misuse and misinterpret “JUDGE NOT” as permission for anomy and incorrigible licentiousness. This is subtle but far-reaching deception especially in the existentialist world of today. What are the biblical principles for judging what is right or wrong?

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UNDERSTANDING THE PRINCIPLES OFCHRISTIAN EQUITY 
by Venerable Dr I. U. Ibeme Webs!es" #!!$"%%&&&.s'rb(.')m%*e)+) , #!!$"%%$rs'a-la./!e.ne! 
 Many, who lack spiritual insight misuse and misinterpret “JUDGE  NOT as permission !or anomy and incorrigi"le licentiousness# This is su"tle "ut !ar$reaching deception especially in the e%istentialist world o! today# &hat are the "i"lical principles !or 'udging what is right or wrong( 
1.JUDGING TO TEST/PROVE all things and all spirits for maing !hoi!"s of right and #rong $%SED ON IN&%''I$'E $I$'I(%' PRE(EPTS is not th" sam" as JUDGING TO (ONDE)N/JUSTI&* som"on" into "t"rnal d"stin+ of doom or ,oon $%SED ON OUR &%''I$'E OPINIONS. %!tions and !hoi!"s ar" not to ," r"pla!"d ,+ P"rsons and d"stini"s. EVER*ONE -I'' $E JUDGED $* TE ST%ND%RDS O& GODS -ORD O-EVER -E JUDGE OR &%I' TO JUDGE0 ,t th" on" #ho s"s Gods -ord to 2dg" on"s"lf 3int"ntions/a!tions0 !hoi!"s/d"!isions0 appro4als/disappro4als5 #ill not ," !ond"mn"d. SO -EN *OUR JUDGE *OURS %ND OTER PEOP'ES (ONDU(TS -IT GODS -ORD0 *OU DO TE) %ND *OURSE'& GOOD.
1Corinthians 11:31-32
(31) For if we would judge ourselves, we should not be judged.(32) But when we are judged, we are chastened of the Lord, that we should not be condemned with the world.
2Timothy 3:16-17
(1) !ll "cri#ture is given b$ ins#iration of %od, and is #rofitable for doctrine, for re#roof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness,(1&) that the man of %od ma$ be #roficient, having been thoroughl$ e'ui##ed for ever$ good wor.
6.That #" do not 2dg" p"opl"7s d"stini"s $* OUR O-N &I(8'E %ND U)%N IDE%S s""ms to ," !ommonl+ mista"n to m"an that #" shold not 2dg" p"opl"7s mann"rs0 morals0 do!trin"s0 d"!isions0 "t! $* TE ST%ND%RDS O& TE S(RIPTURES. -h"n +o m"asr" iss"s #ith God7s -ord0 +o ar" ,"ing dilig"nt and o,"di"nt to TEST EVER* SPIRIT and PROVE %'' TINGS to as!"rtain #hat is godl+/right from satani!/#rong in ord"r TO &O''O- %ND TE%( %S E9%)P'E.
1Thessalonians 5:21-22
(21) rove all things* hold fast that which is good.(22) !bstain from all a##earance of evil.
1John 4:1-3
(1) Beloved, believe not ever$ s#irit, but test the s#irits whether the$ are of %od+ because man$ false #ro#hets are gone out into the world.
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(2) B$ this $ou now the "#irit of %od+ ver$ s#irit that confesses that -esus hrist is come in the flesh is of %od+(3) !nd ever$ s#irit that confesses not that -esus hrist is come in the flesh is not of %od+ and this is that s#irit of antichrist, of which $ou have heard that it should come* and even now alread$ is it in the world.
:.-h"n (hrist said ;Jdg" not<0 " m"ant that #h"n +o #rit"=off or appro4"=of som"on" ,+ +or o#n opinion 3oth"r than Gods -ord do"s5 +o ar"  #asting +or tim" and adding to things that #ill ," s"d to 2dg" +o in addition to $i,li!al Standards. Th"r"for" it is not a ,an on dis!r"tional ass"ssm"nt as sinfl0 ,t a r"mind"r of th" n""d to appl+ sam" dis!r"tion to ors"l4"s too. (hrists point is that ;ONE -O (O)ES INTO E>UIT* )UST (O)E -IT ('E%N %NDS< and ;ONE -O SEE8S E>UIT* )UST DO E>UIT*<.
Matthew 7:1-2
(1) -udge not, that $e be not judged.(2) For with what judgment $e judge, $e shall be judged+ and with what measure $e mete, it shall be measured to $ou again.
John 7:24
(2/) -udge not according to the a##earance, but judge righteous judgment.
Rom 14:13
(13) Let us not therefore judge one another an$ more+ but judge this rather, that no man #ut a stumbling bloc or an occasion to fall in his brother0s wa$.
?.(hristians O-E TE DUT* and ha4" ,""n GIVEN TE SPIRITU%'  -ISDO) and "4"n TE %UTORIT* to 2dg" and !hoos" as #"ll as to t"a!h oth"rs IN TE (UR( to 2dg" and !hoos" aft"r ,i,li!al patt"rn and not aft"r #orldl+ standards.
John 20:21-23
(21) hen said -esus to them again, eace be unto $ou+ as m$ Father has sent me, even so send  $ou.4 (22) !nd when he had said this, he breathed on them, and said unto them, 5eceive $ou the 6ol$ "#irit+(23) 7hosoever8s sins $ou remit, the$ are remitted unto them* and whosoever8s sins $ou retain, the$ are retained.4 
 1Corinthians 10:15
(19)  s#ea as to wise men* judge what  sa$.
1Corinthians 6:1-5
(1) :are an$ of $ou, having a matter against another, go to law before the unjust, and not before the saints; (2) :o $e not now that the saints shall judge the world; and if the world shall be  judged b$ $ou, are $e unworth$ to judge the smallest matters; 
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