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The answer requires multi-level considerations. The meaning of "inerrant" is free from error. First, is all scripture speaking truth? That answer is No, as we must determine who the speaker of record is. When the adversary speaks, he is speaking a lie (John 8:44). He lied to Eve in Gen. 3:4 by adding the word "not" to God's ...


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Paul is distinguishing between two kinds of sins: conspicuous kind and hidden kind in 1 Timothy 5:24 (ESV) The sins of some people are conspicuous, going before them to judgment, but the sins of others appear later. The operative word is judgment, G2920, κρίσις, krisis. It can mean judgment by men or God. It is often used to refer to the final judgment as ...


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The passage in Heb 3:7-11 quotes the Septuagint Passage of Ps 95:7-11. Here it is as translated from the standard Hebrew text: For He is our God, and we are the people of His pasture, the sheep under His care. Today, if you hear His voice, do not harden your hearts as you did at Meribah, in the day at Massah in the wilderness, where your fathers tested and ...


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Apart from the nature of Christ, there are few matters as divisive among Christians as the doctrine of Inspiration of the Bible. The questions that arise from the doctrine of inspiration: (1) How does divine inspiration work? And, (2) What is inspired? (I will not address the second question here). How Does Inspiration Work? Traditionally, there have been ...


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An interesting point is that it could be possible that the people who Paul referred to as having faith and even considering them as "God called out saints" simply refers to people who loved and revered God, (just unaware of Christ) similar to what Peter spoke of in Acts 10:34-48: 34 Peter began his speech by saying, 'I truly understand that God ...


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before answering this question we should remind ourselves of the statement of the "Teacher" in Eccl 12:13, 14 - When all has been heard, the conclusion of the matter is this: Fear God and keep His commandments, because this is the whole duty of man. 14For God will bring every deed into judgment, along with every hidden thing, whether good or evil. ...


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As Stirling March wrote, Paul explicitly speaks of women in light of their respective social/cultural position under the authority of man as a whole. The woman is the weaker version of man according to 1 Peter 3:7, and Paul makes clear to note in 1 Corinthians 11 that Man is the head of the woman as Christ is the head of man and God is the head of Christ. ...


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