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I am a Canadian, married with kid, and working in Hong Kong. I usually answer posts from a reformed / protestant / evangelical perspective.

People I have encountered on this site seem to be a ‘whole bunch of good people’. Even those who sharply disagree with my own point of view.

I am a huge sinner but am happy knowing God's grace will keep me in his grip.


May
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comment How was the Apostle Paul a Debtor to the Greeks?
+1 - It is unexplained why good answers all over this site languish with zero votes or less.
May
6
comment How was the Apostle Paul a Debtor to the Greeks?
+1 - It is unexplained why good answers all over this site languish with zero votes or less
May
6
answered How was the Apostle Paul a Debtor to the Greeks?
May
2
comment Explaining Judges 14:4
yes but that's the point. his failings led to his position which could destroy the enemies of Israel. God used his weakness to get him close to the enemy. Samson wanted to get close as a holy desire and as a fleshly desire but God was coordinating it all. Of course there are other views also. cheers.
May
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revised Explaining Judges 14:4
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May
2
answered Explaining Judges 14:4
Apr
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Apr
22
comment What is the context of Luke 12:47-48?
@user2479 - I see what you mean. I think the common view is that these two versus are not related. The Luke ref is about different degrees of punishment for 'unbelievers'. Some receive hard beatings forever, others receive lighter blows forever. The Corinthian is about all the lost time and wasted efforts the weakest 'believer' might become aware of, even just as the eternal relief of being saved from a burning house snatches him up into glory. Burnings of wasted works for believers versus beatings of condemned souls for unbelievers.
Apr
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comment What is the context of Luke 12:47-48?
@JohnMartin - Yes, I meant it with reference to purgatory as I think only Catholics believe in that concept.
Apr
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revised What is the context of Luke 12:47-48?
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Apr
21
answered What is the context of Luke 12:47-48?
Apr
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answered Did Jehoahaz and Jehoash's reign overlap?
Apr
17
answered Did Jesus help drunk people to get even more drunk?
Apr
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comment The Pharaoh of the Exodus
I believe there is some reasonable evidence that points to Thutmose II. For a detailed argument I refer you to this post on C.SE rather then copy it here. Why was Pharaoh wen Moses lived?
Apr
10
answered Why do the Jews in John 8:33 say that they have never been enslaved?
Apr
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answered How to save Paul from the Galatians 3 “seed” vs “seeds” argument blunder?
Apr
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answered What does the saying mean, “Do not go beyond what is written.”?
Mar
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Mar
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revised What does Peter mean by “partakers of the divine Nature”
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revised What does Peter mean by “partakers of the divine Nature”
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