Reputation
8,628
Next tag badge:
82/100 score
30/20 answers
Badges
5 41
Newest
 Revival
Impact
~338k people reached

2d
reviewed No Action Needed Does the Bible mention unicorns?
2d
answered Odd construction in 1 Peter 3:2?
Jul
1
revised Was Ezekiel overwhelmed about his commission?
added 1227 characters in body
Jul
1
answered Was Ezekiel overwhelmed about his commission?
Jun
28
reviewed No Action Needed The articular infinitive of John 17:5 rendering
Jun
28
reviewed Reviewed Does Paul believe that God sandbagged the Jews with a law they couldn't keep?
Jun
28
comment Does Paul believe that God sandbagged the Jews with a law they couldn't keep?
Ginny - thank you for these insights, and I am sure that absolutely no one will disagree with you. But can you tell us the why behind your statements? Why was shrimp, lobster, and pork unclean to God? (Why can we eat these foods as delicacies before God today with a "clean" conscience?) For example, how does the image of God (in both men and women) define what is "moral" (and "immoral") in human sexuality? These are just suggestions. Thanks.
Jun
28
reviewed Reviewed What is meant in 1 Peter 3:21 when it says “baptism now saves you”
Jun
28
comment What is meant in 1 Peter 3:21 when it says “baptism now saves you”
Your answer is excellent. As you answer questions, kindly hyperlink verses, so that we may check them with one click. Also, I followed your logic quite well, but I am guessing that most of the commentary is your view, but do you have any references? For example, how does the baptism of the great flood compare to the baptism into Moses, when the Israelites were saved from Egypt? Please use other references from the Bible to help us tie into your logic. In this way, there is more than one data point (beyond your particular view) to enable us to draw the correct inferences from the text. Thanks!
Jun
22
comment What does the author of Ecclesiastes Chapter 2 mean that 'his heart was still guided with wisdom' as he went about doing foolish things?
@Mike - your question (and the answer) focused on the interpretation of one phrase in one verse.... For example, please see the comments of Rashi for verse 9, where Rashi unpacks the meaning of the context of wisdom in the chapter.
Jun
21
revised What does the author of Ecclesiastes Chapter 2 mean that 'his heart was still guided with wisdom' as he went about doing foolish things?
added 1759 characters in body
Jun
18
comment Qualifications for deacons and pastors in 1 Timothy 3:1-12
@curiousdannii - do women occupy the office of oversight?
Jun
17
reviewed Reviewed Is the Son of Man passage in Matthew 25 a reference to 1 Enoch?
Jun
17
comment Is the Son of Man passage in Matthew 25 a reference to 1 Enoch?
Justin - thanks for joining us. Kindly take the tour of the website. We like to see not only your answer, but how you arrived at your answer. If you just give us some verses, then we are left wondering how you might have come to your conclusions. Thanks!
Jun
17
reviewed Reviewed Is this person's translation of the Hebrew of Leviticus 18:22 accurate?
Jun
17
comment Is this person's translation of the Hebrew of Leviticus 18:22 accurate?
Lora - your posting is very gracious and kind. However, your posting did not develop the meaning of זָכָר, which means male/man; and also you did not contrast מִשְׁכָּב with male/man. That is, מִשְׁכָּב here would include the sense of consensual sex between male/men.
Jun
17
revised What does the author of Ecclesiastes Chapter 2 mean that 'his heart was still guided with wisdom' as he went about doing foolish things?
deleted 5 characters in body
Jun
17
revised What does the author of Ecclesiastes Chapter 2 mean that 'his heart was still guided with wisdom' as he went about doing foolish things?
added 4194 characters in body
Jun
15
answered What does the author of Ecclesiastes Chapter 2 mean that 'his heart was still guided with wisdom' as he went about doing foolish things?
Jun
13
revised Is the 'knowledge that increases sorrow' any kind of knowledge or directed to a focus of some subject in Ecclesiastes 1:17?
added 581 characters in body