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"Circumcision: What does the Bible teach about it?" (Part 1)

What does the Bible teach about circumcision?  Why was it given?  And why was it practiced without protest throughout the Hebrew Bible (or “Old Testament”), but then 400 years after its close, why do we find in the New Testament, Paul, a Pharisee and a believer in Jesus, arguing against it for Gentiles (non-Jews)?  3,357 more words

Biblical Studies

Did Moses Literally See the Face of God?

Exodus 33:11 says that the Lord spoke “face to face” with Moses, but Exodus 33:20 says that Moses could not see the Lord’s face. Is this a contradiction? 2,305 more words

Biblical Studies

Prophecy versus Mystery

Much misunderstanding among students of the Bible results from a failure make proper distinctions. Indeed, scripture commands the student to “rightly divide the word of truth” (2Tim2:15). 101 more words

Biblical Studies

Verse of the Day

But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.  430 more words

Christian Viewpoints

Reconciliation and American Immigration

Over the last few weeks I have constructed a few posts regarding the concept of “reconciliation” and how it should inform the way we follow Jesus. 1,701 more words

Biblical Studies

Knowing God

$3.50

by J.I. Packer

Paperback, Good Used condition (condition is excellent but first chapter has some highlighting in it), 286 pages

One of the top 50 books that have shaped evangelicals ( 204 more words

Christian Living