Bishop Edir Macedo

Did God calculate incorrectly?

We all know the story of Job. Job was God’s delight… and the devil’s rage! Destroying Job meant so much to the devil that he appeared before God twice. Imagine the devil having the audacity to join the children of God and go to the presence of the Lord, with one purpose: to destroy a …

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Faith and Courage

Faith and courage walk hand in hand. There is no faith without courage, just like there is no courage without faith. One depends on the other to obtain achievements. Three times God commanded Joshua to be strong and courageous. He was not referring to physical strength, but to spiritual strength, which has to do with …

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The blood of faith boils

What else can we teach about Abraham that hasn’t already been taught? However, there is something that few have learned from the many examples of faith in the life of this hero: he has become a reference of the Living God on Earth. When we talk to people about God, many things remain unclear. After …

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Children of the flesh

So then, those who are in the flesh cannot please God. But you are not in the flesh but in the Spirit, if indeed the Spirit of God dwells in you. Now if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, he is not His. Romans 8.8-9 Paul knew that among the new Roman Christians, …

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The power to be

The power to have is easy. The difficult part is having the power to be. Especially, when it comes to being of God because this is extremely difficult. I would say almost impossible. When the Spirit of wisdom was with Solomon, he said: He who is slow to angeris better than the mighty, and he …

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Remain standing!

The devil’s greatest rage was to see Jesus on the cross standing, not fallen. Wounded, but standing; Betrayed, but standing; With thorns on His head, but standing; Condemned by men, but standing; Mistreated, but standing; Crucified, but standing; Bleeding, but standing; Nailed, but standing …   The devil’s greatest rage is to see you going …

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Baptism with Fire

Soon after being baptized in water and sealed with the Holy Spirit, He led Jesus to the wilderness. There, He was baptized with fire. Every Christian must always keep in mind that, in general, all the events that happened in our Master’s life will also occur in the life of His disciple. And you cannot …

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