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

Why does it matter that they "did not catch them breaking in"? (Jeremiah 2:34)

In my opinion, the passage is saying that, if the inhabitants of Jerusalem had caught the poor breaking into their homes, it would have given those...

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

Why does it matter that they "did not catch them breaking in"? (Jeremiah 2:34)

In my opinion, the passage is saying that, if the Israelites had caught the poor breaking into their homes, it would have given the Israelites a valid excuse...

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

Why does it matter that they "did not catch them breaking in"? (Jeremiah 2:34)

Jeremiah 2:34 On your clothes is found the lifeblood of the innocent poor, though you did not catch them breaking in. Yet in spite of all this ...

Jeremiah 2:1 - 37

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

Why did God tell Jeremiah not to pray? (Jeremiah 7:16)

Jeremiah 7:16 Therefore pray not thou for this people, neither lift up cry nor prayer for them, neither make intercession to me: for I will not hear thee.

Jeremiah 7:1 - 29

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Answer by James Kraft , 74 year old retired pipeline worker

Why are some professing Christians so against Jews calling themselves Jewish Christians?

They shouldn't. The first converts to Christianity in the book of Acts were all Jews. Romans 1:16. For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ, for it is...

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

What does the Bible say about "nagging"?

NAVE (Nave’s Topical Bible) lists only 2 references for “nagging.”--Judg. 14:17; 16:16. Pressure can also come in the form of psychological force upon an...

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Answer by Albert DeBenedictis , Retired computer programmer

Why don't most modern day translations include Acts 24:7?

There are several different groups of Greek manuscripts of the New Testament have been found. While they mostly agree, there are some minor differences...

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

What does it mean that there will be a famine of hearing the words of the Lord?

In my opinion, the cited verse is referring to the coming (at the time that Amos prophesied) gap of approximately four hundred years that would elapse...

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Answer by Joe Elledge

Where was Jesus crucified?

Golgotha was most likely located near the souther summit of the Mount of Olives. "Golgotha" can also be translated as "the place of the poll", or the place...

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Answer by Joe Elledge

On what day was Jesus crucified?

A Thursday crucifixion solves all the apparent issues typically associated with the Gospel accounts while preserving their inerrancy. It is also consistent...

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

What does it mean that there will be a famine of hearing the words of the Lord?

Amos 8:11 says, "Behold, the days are coming," declares the Lord God, "when I will send a famine on the land - not a famine of bread, nor a thirst for wat...

Amos 8:1 - 14

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Answer by James Kraft , 74 year old retired pipeline worker

Why was Jonah angry that the Ninevites repented?

God did not save the Ninevites as a nation that would go to heaven. He saved the nation for turning from their evil ways so that they would not be destroyed....

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Answer by Thomas Riccardi , Warrior Spirit

Is there an afterlife?

Yes! There is an afterlife. Unfortunately for me, I have had a series of terrible health issues. I had an experience I will share to edify those who may...

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

What does the bible say about imagined illnesses?

I'm not sure that the BIble addresses imagined illnesses directly, but I am aware of passages (particularly in Proverbs, such as Proverbs 22:13 and Proverbs...

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Answer by Pearce Elliott

How can the Bible help people contemplating suicide, including police officers?

John 16:33: These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have...

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