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The term “suffering” linked to “devour”? 1 Peter 5:8-11

I’ve heard some say that the Devil cannot devour Christian’s, and others say he attempts to by devouring their faith. There seems to be some dispute on the exegesis of 1 Peter 5:8 and 9. We read: “Be ...
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Does Peter give an imperative in 1 Peter 2:2?

Therefore, laying aside all malice, all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and all evil speaking, 2 as newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that you may grow thereby, 3 if indeed you have tasted ...
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Any reason why Paul didn't collect financial support from the Corinthians?

Paul had a deep conversational letter with the Corinthians, and often in the letter he said he didn't want to get any financial support from them but he collects support from Macedonia while in ...
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Do spiritual beings come to people in a dream or are they projected into the mind's capability to imagine?

All passages in RSV (Revised Standard Version). But God came to Abim′elech in a dream by night, and said to him (...) Genesis 20:3 Then the angel of God said to me in the dream, ‘Jacob,’ and I said, ...
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