Before Grace, Mercy.
Before Mercy, Justice.
Before Justice, Holiness.
What is holy? 100% Pure Good, Absolute Good, Righteous, Just
God is Holy Gen. 2:3, Exd. 3:5, 1Sam, 2:1:2, Exd, 26:33, Matt, 27:50-51, Isa 6:1-5, Rev. 4:8-11.
Our problem with Holiness.
It kills us. Lev. 9:22-10:11, 2 Sam,
The Flood, Conquest of the Holy Land, Judges, The CROSS!
Holiness Exposes Us as we truly are; evil.
God is God and we are not. Romans 9:14-24.
Holiness confuses us. John 1:1-12.
Holiness Scares us. Gen3:7-10, Luke 5:8.
The Holiness of Communion. 1 Cr. 11:23-31.