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For questions on the Bible's references to the spirit of God.
In Judaism, an angel acting at God's direction to test or prove somebody; in Christianity, a fallen angel who rebelled against God and reigns over hell.
Questions regarding the short stories of Jesus known as the parables. They were common teaching devices in Jesus's era. Famous ones include the Prodigal Son, the Lost Sheep, and the Pearl of Great P…
Questions about Biblical texts discussing marriage
The Tanakh prophet Zechariah, or the book by the same name (not the New Testament Zechariah, or the priest killed by Joash).
Questions on biblical texts relating to the Christian teaching of the "Trinity", that one God exists in three "persons": Father, Son, and Spirit.
Questions about Paul's letter to the Philippians.
Resurrection is the return to life of a being after death. In Biblical studies it is often associated either with the end of the age or with Jesus.
The Apostle Peter's first epistle.
The Torah, or five books of Moses consists of the books of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy; the designation "Pentateuch" comes from the Greek πεντάτευχος, "five scrolls".
Questions about any of the multitude of names for God in the Scriptures.
Questions about the offerings commanded in the bible and performed in the temple. There were several types of offerings, some fully consumed on the altar and some not. In addition to certain animals…
Questions about the family of Jacob (b'nei Yisrael, children of Israel) and/or the biblical nation of Israel.
The book of Ecclesiastes (Hebrew: Kohelet, Qoheleth), attributed to Solomon. Not to be confused with the apocryphal book of Ecclesiasticus (also known as the Wisdom of Jesus ben Sirach).
Questions about the authorship of particular parts of the bible.
Questions about Jacob (later known also as Israel), son of Isaac & grandson of Abraham. Jacob was the brother of Esau and father of the 12 tribes.
Questions about the second letter of Paul to Timothy.
Questions about faith, belief, trust, confidence, fidelity, and/or faithfulness.
The second New Testament letter of the Apostle Peter.
Questions regarding the Aramaic sections of the Tanakh (Hebrew Bible) and the translations known as the Targums.
Questions about the different roles and characteristics of men and women as described in the bible.
The New International Version of the Bible, in any of the versions: 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011.
For questions about Peter, disciple of Jesus, leader and "apostle" of the early church.
Questions about the translation, meaning or usage of specific words or phrases in the field of hermeneutics or in the Biblical texts themselves.
The prophetic forerunner of Christ in the Gospels (not the Apostle John).
Questions about what happens when we die. See also the [heaven] tag.
The second book of the chronicles of the kings of Israel in the Old Testament.
Questions about the first man, husband of Eve, whose creation is described in Genesis 1-2
The story of Noah, the ark, and the flood described in Genesis 6-10.
Analysis for the purpose of dividing a text into its composite sources.
Questions about the synoptic gospels-Matthew, Mark, and Luke.
Questions about the attributes of Deity and the way God is described
Biblical texts addressing human sexuality.