The Apostle Paul was given the light each person once they believe God has raised His only begotten son from the dead and confess Jesus is Lord is literally baptized by Jesus with the gift of spiritual birth of holy spirit.
This baptism makes one a member of the Church of His Body, Jesus the Lord-the Ekklesia of Grace and individually we are a tabernacle of God.
During the time of the Old Covenant under the law, the High Priest of Israel had access to the presence of God only once a year. The High Priest offered the blood of a lamb as a sin offering that allowed him to enter into the Holy of Holies and see the glorious light of the “Shekinah”. This light symbolized the presence of God.
Since the day of Pentecost God has given us grace to share in the benefits of the “New Covenant” ratified by the sin offering of the blood of Jesus, whose blood was pure because he was the only begotten son of God. Jesus made peace for all mankind by his death upon the cross.
The sacrifice of his life made it possible for God to justly forgive us by the blood of Jesus.
The love of God is manifested in that through Jesus the One True God has not only given us everlasting life in the future, He has also given us unconditional spiritual fellowship by the baptism by Jesus of the gift of spiritual birth of holy spirit since the day of Pentecost.
This baptism gives us the true light of God within us all the time that is unquenchable. We have the presence of God within us all the time by grace.
God has established fellowship with Him and Jesus that is unquenchable and unconditional. Satan cannot steal us from God. Satan can only get us to compromise the integrity of our commitment to the Bonds of Fellowship. The Apostle Paul exhorts us to put on the Armor of Light and be on our guard against Satan.
Jesus told his apostles just before his ascension into heaven to be with God that John the Baptist indeed baptized with water, but you shall be baptized with holy spirit – the promise of the Father – not many days from now, Acts 1: 1-9. We know that on the day of Pentecost recorded in Acts 2 that many people did become baptized of the gift of holy spirit.
On the day of Pentecost the spirit was not just upon the people but the spirit was inside them and they manifested this by speaking in tongues. Since the day of Pentecost each person is baptized by Jesus with the gift of holy spirit giving us spiritual birth of holy spirit. The Apostle Paul reveals God has sent forth the gift of spiritual birth of holy spirit through Jesus into our hearts – Romans 5:5. Galatians 4:6.
We are baptized by Jesus into the Church of His Body which is neither Jew or Gentile but one new body – Galatians 3:22-29. The Apostle Paul gives us the light that the baptism of the spirit gives us access by one spirit unto God our Father – Ephesians 2:18.
The Apostle Paul says Jesus gave him the revelation that “with one spirit are we all baptized into the Church of His Body, Jesus the Lord.
Whether you are a multi-millionaire actor or a janitor, if you do not submit to this truth you have compromised the integrity of your commitment to the Bonds of Fellowship. You are under the oppression and darkness of Satan and being robbed by him of your spiritual birthright to walk in the spirit you have received by baptism by Jesus the Lord – Romans 8:16.