Armor of light

Esther's Petition

light-explosionThe Armor of Light is another type of armor we are instructed to “put on”:

“The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light.” (Rom 13:12 KJV)

The apostle Paul is talking about daylight and darkness here, but not ordinary days or ordinary darkness. He means the day of the Lord’s return is coming soon; because of that we should discard our old life’s works of evil and prepare for our new daytime assignments. Good religious instruction.

But is that all he means?

I thought about Jesus and his inner circle at the Mount of Transfiguration. “After six days Jesus took Peter, James and John with him and led them up a high mountain, where they were all alone. There he was transfigured before them.” (Mark 9:2)

“There he was transfigured…

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  1. I loved where you took this Bette and found it extremely interesting. Somehow I can’t help but believe that we haven’t even begun to scratch the surface on the properties of light, especially in light of all the scriptures that associate light with God. I salted your links away for future reference. Thank you so much for sharing this with us. Blessings!

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