All Questions

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
-1
votes
2answers
303 views

How can we harmonise 1 Thessalonians 4:16-17 and Hebrews 9 :27?

It seems according to Paul some will meet Christ without tasting death 1 Thessalonians 4:16-17 NASB [16]For the Lord Himself will descend from heaven with a shout, with the voice of the archangel ...
-1
votes
3answers
207 views

In 1 John 1:1 should it read “the word of life” or “the living message”?

Note: I am double-posting this from my own question on B-Greek for whomever would like to follow along or participate there. mGNT 1 John 1:1-3 1 ὃ ἦν ἀπ’ ἀρχῆς ὃ ἀκηκόαμεν ὃ ἑωράκαμεν τοῖς ὀφθαλμοῖς ...
-1
votes
2answers
265 views

In John 3:16 in what way did God δίδωμι (“give”) his only begotten son?

It occurred to me that God did not give his son in the same sense of "giving" where we might "give a puppy" to someone, where they then are the "owners". King James Bible John 3:16 For God so ...
-1
votes
1answer
140 views

What comes “after” hermeneutics? [closed]

Would anyone please simply tell me what is "after" hermeneutics? In other words, I am wondering once a person has finished studying the area of hermeneutics, what is the second or upper level that ...
-1
votes
2answers
68 views

Isn't 1 samuel 19:20-21 a violation of freewill

Isn't the Spirit of God coming upon Saul's men to make them prophesy a violation of their freewill 1 Samuel 19:20-21 so he sent men to capture him. But when they saw a group of prophets prophesying, ...
-1
votes
2answers
400 views

In Christ - believers remain One (εἷς) non-ethnic genderless body [Galatians 3:27-28], unless it helps to be Jewish [Acts 21] or Roman [Acts 22]?

In Galatians 3:27-28 [NASB], Paul claims all baptized in Christ lose ethnicity and gender.

 [27] For all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ. [28] There is ...
-1
votes
1answer
129 views

Was Jesus really born in a manger? [closed]

While reading about protoevangelium noticed the following description of Jesus Jesus was Eve's offspring, naturally. He was born to a virgin, was the son of a carpenter, born in lowly Bethlehem, in a ...
-1
votes
2answers
75 views

Philippians 2:12, working out our salvation be in “joy, love, and faith” or “fear, and trembling”?

Philippians 2:12 (DRB): Wherefore, my dearly beloved, (as you have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but much more now in my absence,) with fear and trembling work out your salvation. ...
-1
votes
1answer
48 views

Is there a relationship between 1 John 4:18 and Revelation 21:8?

1 John 4:18 (ASV): There is no fear in love: but perfect love casteth out fear, because fear hath punishment; and he that feareth is not made perfect in love. Revelation 21:8 (ASV): ...
-1
votes
2answers
110 views

Why did NA27 include 2 Corinthians 13:14?

NA27 2 Cor 1314 Ἡ χάρις τοῦ κυρίου Ἰησοῦ Χριστοῦ καὶ ἡ ἀγάπη τοῦ θεοῦ καὶ ἡ κοινωνία τοῦ ἁγίου πνεύματος μετὰ πάντων ὑμῶν. Brooke Foss Westcott and Fenton John Anthony Hort, The New Testament in the ...
-1
votes
3answers
148 views

Is it possible that Saint Mark's account of Christ's prediction of Saint Peter's denials is doctored?

Saint Mark says that Christ said to Saint Peter at the Mount of Olives, Verily I say unto thee, That this day, even in this night, before the cock crow twice, thou shalt deny me thrice. Mark 14:30b ...
-1
votes
2answers
106 views

Jesus Son of God

I was looking at responses to John 8:58 and I saw some answers here saying that Jesus was claiming to be God this is why they tried to stone him... but my question is if he was claiming to be God and ...
-1
votes
2answers
2k views

Who is the God of God in Psalm 45:8?

Psalm 45:8 reads אָהַבְתָּ צֶּדֶק, וַתִּשְׂנָא-רֶשַׁע: עַל-כֵּן מְשָׁחֲךָ אֱלֹהִים אֱלֹהֶיךָ, שֶׁמֶן שָׂשׂוֹן-- מֵחֲבֵרֶךָ. Thou hast loved righteousness, and hated wickedness; {N} ...
-1
votes
3answers
132 views

Did Jesus die on the Cross & was he a spirit or not? [closed]

From the evidence it appears that Jesus did not die on the cross based on the below. Rom 6:9 & 1 Pete 3:18 imply Jesus died and raised as a spirit. Yet Luke 24:39 Jesus is not a spirit. Hosea 6:...
-1
votes
1answer
94 views

How should 'God' in 2 Cor 13:14 be understood? [closed]

The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit, be with you all. If God includes the Son and the Spirit, it's odd that Paul chose to express his ...
-1
votes
1answer
74 views

Are you sure that Ezekiel a word of God ?any clarification? [closed]

This is my last question here , I come up to Disasters in Bible , In particular in Ezekiel as shown in the below list , The God of Christtians talk about prostitutes , I do not have any thing to say ...
-1
votes
1answer
40 views

Genesis 27:25, “of my Son's game” or “of your game”?

The matter here in Genesis 27:25 is like that of Exodus 33:19 (the two LORDs). Look here . Genesis 27:25 (ESV): Then he said, “Bring it near to me, that I may eat of my son’s game and bless you.” ...
-1
votes
1answer
48 views

Romans 13:10, was the message of Lord Jesus to teach us Love?

Romans 13:10 (DRB): The love of our neighbour worketh no evil. Love therefore is the fulfilling of the law. Matthew 5:17 (DRB): Do not think that I am come to destroy the law, or the prophets. ...
-1
votes
5answers
482 views

Jesus Christ was concealed in Old Testament why? [closed]

Jesus in the Old Testament was concealed for a reason, but then the New Testament makes him known. Please explain to me, with scriptural backing, why GOD could only bring forth the manifested Christ ...
-1
votes
3answers
190 views

Is Hebrews 8:2 suggesting that the “true tabernacle” is a physical building in the sky?

[Heb 8:2-5 CSB] (2) a minister of the sanctuary and the true tabernacle that was set up by the Lord and not man. (3) For every high priest is appointed to offer gifts and sacrifices; therefore, it was ...
-1
votes
1answer
57 views

Is it only the 'thoughts' of Gentiles that accuse and defend them in Romans 2:15?

It seems Paul only refers to the thoughts as accusing and defending Gentiles in the following text Romans 2:15 New American Standard Bible (NASB) 15 in that they show the work of the Law written ...
-1
votes
3answers
2k views

What does 'only begotten of the Father' mean in John 1:14?

what might the differnce be between adam as the son of god and jesus and the only begotten son of god. taking into account that in genesis 1 adam was first made after the elohims' image and likeness ...
-1
votes
1answer
317 views

Has God ordained the divorce decree? [closed]

How did Jesus explain divorce with respect to Moses permitting it versus God's Law?
-1
votes
1answer
1k views

Was Paul in error for teaching his disciples they were at liberty to eat meat sacrificed to idols and breaking his agreement at the Jerusalem Council? [closed]

Acts 15's Council at Jerusalem was initially to be an inquiry on the subject of circumcision, "certain individuals" who "came down from Judea", one would imagine these were fellow disciples and not ...
-1
votes
1answer
316 views

How can we reconcile Leviticus 11:7 & Deutoronomy 12:14-15?

(KJV) Leviticus 11:7 7 And the swine, though he divide the hoof, and be clovenfooted, yet he cheweth not the cud; he is unclean to you. 8 Of their flesh shall ye not eat, and their carcase shall ...
-1
votes
3answers
2k views

Why do some translations capitalize the word “Today” in Hebrews 3?

7So, as the Holy Spirit says: "Today, if you hear his voice, 8 do not harden your hearts as you did in the rebellion, during the time of testing in the wilderness, ... -- Hebrews 3:7-8 (NIV) Why ...
-1
votes
4answers
3k views

Morality of God's commandment to kill rebels [closed]

What turns me down about God are 2 stories that I have readed on my bible. God hardening pharaoh's heart and punishing him because of it, and Levites killing his relatives Today I will talk about ...
-1
votes
2answers
753 views

Galatians 1:2 - Who are the brethren who were with Paul?

Galatians 1:1-2 says (KJV): 1 Paul, an apostle, (not of men, neither by man, but by Jesus Christ, and God the Father, who raised him from the dead;) and all the brethren which are with me, unto the ...
-1
votes
2answers
473 views

Who is being addressed in Matthew 6:13?

In Matthew's description of the Lord's Prayer, he quotes Jesus telling people to pray to "our Father" but at 6:13 the prayer states: "Lead us not into temptation...." Who is being addressed here? ...
-1
votes
1answer
31 views

Job 28:7-11 is about the benefits of praying and speaking in tongues [closed]

Benny Hinn mentions in this youtube video -->( https://youtu.be/mX_Ts0jAFNU?t=823 ) that Job 28:7-11 is about the benefits of praying and speaking in tongues: ( Job 28:7-11 ) 7 “The path no ...
-1
votes
2answers
54 views

Why does Matthew 28:19 allege Jesus commanded men to “Worship with men's hands” (Acts 17:25) that makes two baptisms (Ephesians 4:5)? [closed]

Ephesians 4:5 says "One LORD, one faith, one baptism," John 1:33 says "...the same is He which baptizeth with the Holy Ghost." Psalm 18:30 says "As for God, His way is perfect:...
-1
votes
3answers
59 views

Is the physical human body merely a “biochemical machine” based on 2 Corinthians 4:16?

The apostle Paul writes: 2 Corinthians 4:16: "Therefore we do not lose heart, but though our outer man is decaying, yet our inner man is being renewed day by day" (NAS). Based on this ...
-1
votes
2answers
52 views

Genesis 30:38,41, is the story of conceiving to be taken literally? [closed]

Genesis 30:38,41; (DRB): 38 And he put them in the troughs, where the water was poured out: that when the flocks should come to drink, they might have the rods before their eyes, and in the sight of ...
-1
votes
2answers
92 views

What does John want us to believe in John 20:31?

John 20:31 of the Young's Literal Translation bible says: and these have been written that ye may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that [by] believing [this] ye may have life ...
-1
votes
1answer
32 views

Romans 1:14 “ἀνοήτοις” or “insipientibus” is this word “thoughtless” or “unwise”?

It is supposed that KJV more literal than many other translations of the Bible. In Romans 1:14, KJV translated the word "ἀνοήτοις" as "unwise" but the literal translation should be "thoughtless". ...
-1
votes
2answers
59 views

Why DRB translated “prudens”, and “prudentes” as “wise” in some verses, While was forced to translate them as “prudent” in some other verses?

I consider- through my research- Latin Vulgate as the most reliable and authentic text of the Bible. DRB (Douay-Rheims Bible), I consider, the most loyal, literal English translation of the Latin ...
-1
votes
1answer
55 views

After Jesus death and resurrection are there any other incidents in the NT where Jesus/God makes promises of salvation to individuals?

Before his death and resurrection Jesus promises salvation to the thief on the cross (Luke 23:43). Are there any similar incidents after his resurrection? Extra question: why does Jesus promise the ...
-1
votes
1answer
47 views

Who tore down the walls of Jerusalem in Nehemiah?

This is the verse in question: "And they said to me, “The survivors who are left from the captivity in the province are there in great distress and reproach. The wall of Jerusalem is also broken ...
-1
votes
1answer
69 views

How was Joshua an attendant to Moses from his youth in Numbers 11:28?

Numbers 11:28 NASB 28 Then Joshua the son of Nun, the attendant of Moses from his youth, said, Moses only stayed for only a year in Egypt after his return from Midian before they left for Canaan ...
-1
votes
1answer
4k views

About how old was Abel, when his brother Cain murdered him? Genesis 4:8

Genesis 4:8 (NRSV) 8 "Cain said to his brother Abel, “Let us go out to the field.”And when they were in the field, Cain rose up against his brother Abel, and killed him."
-1
votes
1answer
133 views

In John 15:15 how is a friend different from a servant?

[Jhn 15:15 NIV] (15) I no longer call you servants, because a servant does not know his master's business. Instead, I have called you friends, for everything that I learned from my Father I have made ...
-1
votes
3answers
987 views

In Revelation 21:10-14, why doesn't Paul get a foundation stone in the New Jerusalem?

[Rev 21:10-14 ASV] (10) And he carried me away in the Spirit to a mountain great and high, and showed me the holy city Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, (11) having the glory of God: her ...
-1
votes
1answer
100 views

Differences between Isaiah 45:24 (בַּיהוָ֛ה Yah·weh) vs Romans 14:11 (κύριος kurios)?

Isaiah 45:24 and Romans 14:11 appear to use the same following phrase: As surely as I live, says the Lord, every knee will bow before Me; every tongue will confess to God. Since Isaiah 45:24 is in ...
-1
votes
2answers
416 views

Why would God test Adam's obedience?

I need help putting different Bible verses together so I can understand them consistently. Please follow my logic here: The Bible says that God created the world (Gen 1). Lord Jesus said that the ...
-1
votes
1answer
181 views

Who is YHWH for the people Israel and is he Jesus? [closed]

The Question Who is YHWH in Isa 44:6, 53:3 and Psalm 2:7? My question is to be understood from the perspective of Pentacostal Churches. I updated my question Please tell me in the comments if you ...
-1
votes
4answers
333 views

In 2 Thessalonians 1:8 what does Paul mean by “obey the gospel”? [closed]

Does Anyone Know How to "Obey the Gospel?" Paul and Peter use a phrase, "obey the gospel". I'm looking for "how to obey the gospel or good-news" because I believe the gospel or good news is the ...
-1
votes
2answers
501 views

In Psalm 68:31 How come Princes come out from Egypt when Ezekiel 30:13 says “There shall no longer be princes from Egypt”?

According to Ezekiel 29:15; Egypt will be the basest of the nations never again to rise above the power of its neighbors. Modern Egypt doesn't meet this criteria so I guess that this prophecy ...
-1
votes
1answer
464 views

Were the Moabites and Midianites ever enemies? [closed]

Were the Moabites and Midianites ever enemies? We see them working as allies in Numbers 22:4, 7.
-1
votes
1answer
57 views

Did Paul view a young widow's desire to remarry as an expression of wantonness against Christ? 1 Timothy 5:11

1 Timothy:5.11 (NKJV) But refuse the younger widows; for when they have begun to grow wanton against Christ, they desire to marry Does Paul view a young widow's desire for marriage as an expression ...
-1
votes
2answers
506 views

In Genesis 2:22-23 did the material from Adam's side provide Adam's life to Eve or just the material from which she was made? [closed]

I am reading from the book of Genesis where it is written, Genesis 2:20-23 New International Version (NIV) 20 So the man gave names to all the livestock, the birds in the sky and all the wild ...

15 30 50 per page
1
208 209
210
211 212
216