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  1. Why is eating pigs now okay?
  2. How can we be assured that Heaven can make us perfect, or can we be assured?
  3. What happened to the demons or evil angels during the time of the flood?
  4. Why would God not want Israel to be workers together with Him this time (see 1 Corinthians 3:9)?
  5. Are the prophesies of all true prophets ALWAYS fulfilled?
  6. What does it mean that a righteous person cares for the needs of animals?
  7. Does the Bible promise that godly parenting will always result in godly children?
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  9. Why should a premature birth require a penalty? (Exodus 21:22–23)
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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

Why did God use a disease as punishment? (2 Chronicles 26:19)

I would say that, in the particular case cited in the question, God chose the specific disease of leprosy to punish Uzziah because of the consequences that...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

Why would King Uzziah want to perform a priest’s duties? (2 Chronicles 26:18)

I think that the answer to the question is given in 2 Chronicles 26:16 (two verses prior to the verse cited in the question). Uzziah's position as king made...

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What does the Bible say about pets?

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How are we to submit to God?

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Question by Jack Gutknecht , ABC/DTS graduate, guitar music ministry Baptist church

Why did God use a disease as punishment? (2 Chronicles 26:19)

Why did God use a disease as punishment? (2 Chronicles 26:19) 16 But after Uzziah became powerful, his pride led to his downfall. He was unfaithful to the...

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Question by Jack Gutknecht , ABC/DTS graduate, guitar music ministry Baptist church

Why would King Uzziah want to perform a priest’s duties? (2 Chronicles 26:18)

16 But after Uzziah became powerful, his pride led to his downfall. He was unfaithful to the Lord his God, and entered the temple of the Lord to burn incense...

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Question by Babu Philip

Can only ordained priests serve communion?

1 Corinthians 11:25

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What does Jesus mean by comparing the wind to a person born from the spirit?

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Answer by Grant Abbott , Child of Father, Follower of Son, Student of Spirit

Are the prophesies of all true prophets ALWAYS fulfilled?

Yes, the prophesies of true prophets always come true. Here are some proof verses: Deuteronomy 18:22 If what a prophet proclaims in the name of the Lord does...

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Answer by Grant Abbott , Child of Father, Follower of Son, Student of Spirit

Why would God not want Israel to be workers together with Him this time (see 1 Corinthians 3:9)?

God promised to rescue and deliver the nation of Israel from their bondage of slavery in Egypt. Whatever God promises we can be assured (guaranteed) that God...

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Answer by Jay Saunders

Why should a premature birth require a penalty? (Exodus 21:22–23)

This is about a premature birth caused by a violent act or altercation. This could also be a civil court case today. Sharon Tate was a victim of the Charles...

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Why would Jesus say God abandoned him?

Matthew 27:46

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

Why should a premature birth require a penalty? (Exodus 21:22–23)

In my opinion, the fine is associated with the idea that even babies with no specific prenatal birth defects who are born prematurely face increased danger...

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Answer by James Kraft , 74 year old retired pipeline worker

What is saving grace?

Saving grace is the all sufficiency of Christ's sacrifice once and for all for all sin to every one who believes. Romans 1:16 It is believing the gospel,...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

Why would God not want Israel to be workers together with Him this time (see 1 Corinthians 3:9)?

First, I would say that any unwillingness associated with the cited passage was not on the part of God, but the Israelites. The people of Israel were not...

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Answer by Grant Abbott , Child of Father, Follower of Son, Student of Spirit

Why is it important to spend time alone with God?

Jesus is our model for how to have s close personal relationship with God. Even though Jesus was the Son of God, he left his divine rights in heaven to...

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Answer by Grant Abbott , Child of Father, Follower of Son, Student of Spirit

Why does God allow us to go through trials and tribulations?

We suffer trials and tribulations because we are followers of Jesus Christ. Jesus himself was made perfect through what he suffered, the trials and...

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Answer by Grant Abbott , Child of Father, Follower of Son, Student of Spirit

Is it wrong for a couple to live together before marriage? Does God have one specific person for you to marry?

In response to the question “Does God have one specific person for you to marry?”, I offer the following. I believe he does. God has a “perfect will” for our...

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Answer by andrew kameya

Does God exist? Is there evidence for the existence of God?

Jesus did not come to earth to heal people. He came to 1) die for our sins 2) turn our faces to God. Jesus healed and resurrected people to prove that he is...

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