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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is the JEDP Theory?

In brief, the JEDP theory states that the first five books of the Bible, Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy, were not written entirely by...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is the documentary hypothesis?

The documentary hypothesis is essentially an attempt to take the supernatural out of the Pentateuch and to deny its Mosaic authorship. The Red Sea crossing,...

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What are the most common things people think are in the Bible that are not actually in the Bible?

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Answer by Craig Mcelheny , Christian Author

What is the meaning of 'perfect' in 1 Corinthians 13:10?

I agree with your initial conclusion, i.e. the ‘perfect’ will be the eternal state, when we in glory see God face to face. However, this is more of a...

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Answer by Bruce Lyon , Elder: Restoration Fellowship Assembly

Why do some churches require pastors to have college degrees?

I have ongoing discussions with N.T. Wright to name one of many on topics covering the Trinity, going to heaven when you die, etc. I do so with absolutely no...

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Is it biblical to use the phrase "ask Jesus into your heart"?

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What does it mean to lean not on your own understanding?

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How is eternity in hell a fair punishment for sin?

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What is the whore of Babylon / mystery Babylon?

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Answer by Selva Moses , Director - Singapore InfoComm Technology, servant of God

What verses when taken collectively show that the Apostles were baptized?

They were filled with the Holy Ghost. Acts 2:4 They were both filled and baptized with the spirit. A filling always comes with a baptism, but a baptism does...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is Jacob's Ladder?

The term "Jacob's Ladder" has become a common phrase-it has been used as a movie title, a book title, a name of a flower, and even as a name of an electrical...

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Answer by Selva Moses , Director - Singapore InfoComm Technology, servant of God

Can a Christian be too giving?

Tithing was commanded in the Law to the Jews under the Old Covenant. But the New Covenant which came into force with the death of Christ (1 Cor 11:25; Heb...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is the Book of Life?

Revelation 20:15 declares, "If anyone's name was not found written in the book of life, he was thrown into the lake of fire." The Book of Life is the set of...

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Answer by Selva Moses , Director - Singapore InfoComm Technology, servant of God

Is the phrase "You are the apple of God's eye" in the bible?

Apple of his eye Dt 32:10 Hebrew: 'iyshown (H380) is used to refer the dark pupil of the eye; the hole, gate, or door of the eye (Ps. 17:8; Prov. 7:2) Keep...

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Answer by Emo Tenorio , Shomer

In the prable of the talents, is Jesus saying we need to do good works to get into heaven?

I humbly submit for your consideration that this parable is much like a fine cut sparkling jewel whose facets mirror and bring fore the light contained...

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Answer by Ezekiel Kimosop , Pastor, Teacher

Why do some churches only celebrate communion with the breaking of the bread and do not include the drinking of the blood?

Nowhere in scripture have we been commanded to drink blood in the celebration of the Lord's Table. Jesus commanded his followers to celebrate the Supper in...

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Answer by Oyaka Benson

What does a Christian say to a non-believer who refuses to believe the Bible because it was written hundreds of years after the events occurred?

I think first of all the problem with a non-believer refusing to believe the bible by use of the claim above is simply a deliberate act and choice. This is...

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Answer by Frank Scimeca

What is the origin of sin?

Here is a simple way of looking at sin as not being created or originated. When you shut a light off in the room and it goes dark, did you create darkness or...

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Answer by Lloyd Rowlands

How could there be light on the first day of Creation if the sun was not created until the fourth day?

The Scriptures do not tell us the answer to this question. The Scriptures simply tell us what happened, not how. Some say God is Light - which is perfectly...

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