Metaphysical meaning of new man (mbd)
new man (Eph. 4:21; Col. 3:10).
Meta. The "new man" is born of a divine idea through the overshadowing of the Holy Spirit. This idea is that man is a spiritual being. He is a "holy thing," as Mary (the soul) was informed.
Neziah, ne-zi-ah (Heb.)--preëminent, illustrious; splendid; glorious; perfected; completed; sincerity; truth; eternity; not finite; perpetual.
His "children" were among the Nethinim who returned from the Babylonian captivity (Ezra 2:54).
Meta. The idea of Christian service, lifted to its true, exalted place in consciousness (preëminent, illustrious, perfected, not finite). Neziah was one of the Nethinim, and they were servants in the Temple. (See NETHINIM.)
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