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Why are "Tax collectors and Sinners" usually mentioned together by the Pharisees?

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Do the adjectives and vernacular of Jesus require the fulfilment of the Olivet Discourse (Matthew 24:1-34) to be in the first century? [duplicate]

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Does the Granville Sharp rule apply to Titus 2:13 when dealing with "the Blessed Hope?

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Do "Eating and drinking" and "Marrying and given in marriage" in Matthew 24:36-39 refer to evil end times or to normal times before the Second Coming?

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Does the use of "El-Gibbor" in Isaiah 9:6 substantiate the Deity of Jesus (The Incarnation of God)?

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Was the "Kingdom at Hand" (Matthew 4:17) postponed by the Jewish rejection of Jesus; did they have the power to trump Jesus's anticipation?

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How are we to interpret the prohibition against eating blood in Acts 15:20 as far as the Christian Era goes?

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Are the Clouds of Matthew 24:30 to be taken literally,or as a figurative Jewish idiom?

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Was "Verily, I say unto you" (Matthew 8:10) a phrase unique to Jesus, or was it taken from the Rabbis? What was the original source of this phrase?

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Why does John use a double "Verily, verily," (John 1:53, et al.) when the other Gospel writers use only one?

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How did Abraham learn about the God, YHWH (LORD, KJV), in Chaldea, enough to communicate with Him?

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Did any King obey and actually make a Copy of the Law first-hand?

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What effect did the Mixed Multitude have on the destiny (fate) of the Israelites, if any?

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Does the Greek give any indication of the scope of Darkness in Matthew 27:45, missed in the English translation?

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To what does Paul refer when he said "Higher Powers" in Romans 13:1?

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Does "great tribulation" (Matthew 24:21) refer to a massive End Time trauma, or is it a general description of the Conquest of Jerusalem in 70 A.D.?

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Does Daniel 9 say Anything About an "Antichrist"?

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Is the Apocalypse of John in a separate GENRE of literature, different from the Law, Prophets, and Writings, or are they to be treated the same?

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Does the Hebrew verb in Genesis 1:1-3 for "God said" imply an instant act of creation (perhaps like the Greek aorist tense)?

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Should the Greek word "euanggelidzo" in Act 5:42 be translated as evangelize instead of preach?

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How can "sitting" be reconciled with "coming" in Matthew 26:64?

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Where is the location of the "Red Sea" crossing depicted in the events of Exodus? (Exodus 14)

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Would using "Nations" instead of "Gentiles" be more appropriate as a translation of "ethnos" in the New Testament as in Acts 15:17?

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Was the tearing down of the Wall of Separation between Jew and Gentile, mentioned in Ephesians 2:14, to be permanent or temporary?

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What are the scriptural implications of Jesus' usage, Sons of the Kingdom in Matthew 13:38?

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Did Jesus want John to reference Isaiah 35:4-6, and recognize the miracles as proof of His divinity?

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Does the Hebrew help decide which Tithe Amos referred to in translating it in the original? (Amos 4:4)

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Was Jesus's mentioning of the "Killing of the heir" a reference to Himself in foreknowledge?

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Does Paul mean that Peter's wife traveled with the Twelve and Jesus, along with other women in the group?

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Does "Taken up" imply an Agent's involvement? Angel? or God?