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How are we to hermeneutically interpret the "seeing of thrones" when we are told that God is a Spirit?

Throughout the Bible we are presented with Prophets seeing God in heaven siting on His Throne: Again he (Micaiah) said: "I saw the LORD sitting upon His throne, and all the hosts of heaven ...
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Does Psalm 45:6 and Hebrews 1:8 say, "Your throne, God, is forever" or "Your throne is God forever"?

Traditional translation: Your throne, God, is forever and ever. Or this translation: Your throne is God forever and ever. A significant clue is that the context is written about a human Israelite ...
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What does Heb 1:10 mean in light of the "throne" in Revelation? [closed]

Premise: YHWH (God) made all things Isaiah 44:24 (NASB) Thus says YHWH, your Redeemer, and the one who formed you from the womb, “I, YHWH, am the maker of all things, Stretching out the heavens by ...
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Is there any reference connecting the Serpent in the Garden with rebellious divine beings? [closed]

Three references in scripture force my re-examination of the role of serpents/reptiles in scripture: The brazen serpent (Nehushtan) raised up by Moses and it's connection to Christ (John 3:14) YeShua'...
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Does Revelation 3:21 speak of Jesus' enthronement as a past event?

In Revelation 3:21, we read the following (NKJV, emphasis added): To him who overcomes I will grant to sit with Me on My throne, as I also overcame and sat down with My Father on His throne. In the ...
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Can Jesus decide who will sit next to him on his throne or not? Revelation 3:21 vs. Mark 10:35-40

Revelation 3:21 (ESV): 21 The one who conquers, I will grant him to sit with me on my throne, as I also conquered and sat down with my Father on his throne. vs. Mark 10:35-40 (ESV): 35 And James ...
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How do we reconcile Hebrews 12:2 and Revelation 3:21?

So is Jesus sitting on the right hand of the throne of God... or is he sitting on it? 2 looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the ...
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Revelation 3:21 Seating arrangements in the Heavenly Kingdom

How should we interpret Revelation 3:21 with respect to the seating arrangements? 21 The one who conquers, I will grant him to sit with me on my throne, as I also conquered and sat down with my ...
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How do people understand the imagery in Ezekiel 1?

Ezekiel is a very imagistic chapter - you have a whirlwind, 4 cherubs with 4 faces and 4 wheels. What do these represent? and how do they fit into the wider old testament?
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Are God and the Lamb the same being? Revelation 22:3-5

Revelation 22:3-5 (ESV) reads: 3 No longer will there be anything accursed, but the throne of God and of the Lamb will be in it, and his servants will worship him. 4 They will see his face, and his ...
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1 Samuel 16:1-13 was David anointed in the horn because of his purpose?

1 Sam 16:13 So Samuel took the horn of oil and anointed him in the presence of his brothers, and from that day on the Spirit of the LORD came upon David in power. Samuel then went to Ramah. Was ...
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What’s God’s purpose David was talking about in psalm 57:2

Psalm 57:2 says, “I cry out to God Most High, to God who fulfills his purpose for me.” This is key in understanding God’s purpose for your life. God has numbered your days and will fulfill every ...
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Did the writer of Psalm 45:6 think that the human king to which this verse was addressed was Almighty God?

Psalm 45:6 of the American King James Version says, Your throne, O God, is for ever and ever: the scepter of your kingdom is a right scepter. Did the writer of this verse think that the human king ...
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What is the authority given by the Father to the Son in Matthew 28:18?

What is the universal and cosmic authority given by the Father to the Son in Matthew 28:18? And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me." ...
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What does it mean that all authority is given to Jesus Christ in Matthew 28:18? [closed]

And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me." Matthew 28:18 (ESV) Jesus , being given universal authority, is the supreme ruler of the universe. ...
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How many thrones are referenced in Revelation 3:21?

New International Version To the one who is victorious, I will give the right to sit with me on my throne, just as I was victorious and sat down with my Father on his throne. New Living ...
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