In about 56 C.E., the apostle Paul wrote a letter to the Christian congregation in Rome. Within this letter, Paul drew attention to the fact that that true Christians had to make changes. He said: “And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you... Continue Reading →
Sometime between 61 and 64 C.E., the apostle Paul wrote his first inspired letter to the Christian disciple, Timothy, who had been his longtime fellow worker in the faith. After Paul described the dangers to which the love of money can lead, Paul wrote: “But you, O man of God, flee from these things, and pursue... Continue Reading →
The apostle Paul said, “Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved." (Ac 16:31) Does James contradict this? “Even so faith, if it has no works, is dead in itself,” wrote the disciple James. .... “For as the body apart from the spirit is dead, so also faith apart from works is dead." (James 2:26) Do Paul and James disagree on Justification by Faith Alone?
2 Thessalonians 2:3-11 Updated American standard Version (UASV) The Man of Lawlessness 2 Now we request you, brothers, with regard to the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and our gathering together to him, 2 that you not be quickly shaken from your composure or be disturbed either by a spirit or a word or a letter as if from... Continue Reading →
Edward D. Andrews Just how powerful is an angel? 2 Kings 19:35 tells “And that night the angel of Jehovah went out and struck down one hundred and eighty-five thousand in the camp of the Assyrians; and when they arose early in the morning, behold, these were all dead bodies.” Yes, 185,000 Assyrian soldiers were... Continue Reading →
¡MANTÉNGASE CERCA DEL PADRE! Hebreos 11:27 La Biblia de las Américas (LBLA) 27 Por la fe salió de Egipto sin temer la ira del rey, porque se mantuvo firme como viendo al Invisible. Los cristianos entienden que nuestro empleo nos da dinero que puede ayudarnos a cuidar las necesidades de nuestra familia. También nos damos cuenta de... Continue Reading →
Hebrews 12:14 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 14 Pursue peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no one will see the Lord. If we think of the steps, leading up to a house wherein the wood is old, dry rotted and cracked after years of many seasons. It definitely needs to be restored or... Continue Reading →
Husbands, this is going to be direct biblical counsel that is needed for many men and husbands who twist Bible verses to abuse women and wives. 1 Peter 3:16 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 16 as also in all his [the apostle Paul's] letters, speaking in them of these things, in which are some things hard to... Continue Reading →
John 13:34-35 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 34 A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another. 35 By this all men will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.” Sharing the good news of the... Continue Reading →
It is by means of the art and science of paleography that we can arrive at an approximate date when the manuscript was written. Paleographers could be viewed as manuscript detectives; through their knowledge of the writing of ancient texts, the forms, and styles, we get a reasonably close idea of when a manuscript was copied.