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  1. How can I help a Christian who is contemplating suicide on the grounds that life is a gift from God and it is therefore our choice (as with any gift) to keep it or end it?
  2. If a woman asks for divorce, can the man remarry without commiting adultery?
  3. Why is water never to be shared with strangers (Proverbs 5:17)?
  4. How important is the guidance of the Holy Spirit in the day to day living of saved ones?
  5. What is, "The Names of God Bible" (NOG)?
  6. Why does Isaiah refer to Jesus as the Everlasting Father?
  7. Where do we find the official biblical teaching that God is 3 persons?


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Answer by Shirley H , Wife, mother, veteran in the spiritual war we all face!

How can I help a Christian who is contemplating suicide on the grounds that life is a gift from God and it is therefore our choice (as with any gift) to keep it or end it?

I am just relating what the BOOK says... Hebrews 6:4 presents the case of Jewish 'professed' believers. They had come to the threshold of belief, but then...

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Answer by venkatesan Iyer

What is, "The Names of God Bible" (NOG)?

In this version names of God are given original Hebrew and Aramaic names (like Yahweh, El Shadday, etc...) instead of simple English words like, "God," and,...

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Answer by Paula Fether , Lifelong student of the scriptures

What is, "The Names of God Bible" (NOG)?

According to various reviews I've found, the NOG is a bit inconsistent in its stated goal of rendering the various names of God and Jesus in original forms...

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What does the Bible say about generosity?

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Answer by Billy P Eldred

How do we explain to a Muslim why Jesus had to die for us?

This question hits me pretty hard. I found that I had a major dislike for Muslims. I fully condemned them instead of showing them love as the Bible tells us...

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Answer by Francis Alao , Ordained Bishop & District Overseer Church of God Scotland

Was not Lucifer in charge of the Garden of Eden before Adam and Eve inhabited it?

There is no sufficient (if any at all) proof that Satan had once occupied Eden before Adam. To subscribe to such would be lending credence to the theology of...

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What is the spiritual gift of discerning spirits?

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Answer by Ben Jones , Retired Professional Photographer

Who are the elect of God?

Are there two ways that people can come to a saving knowledge of the Lord Jesus Christ? Possibly. God chooses us. John 15:16: “You didn’t choose Me. I chose...

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Answer by Leslie Coutinho

What does it mean to wait upon the Lord?

Isaiah 40:31: 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...

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Answer by Donna Williams

How can I help a Christian who is contemplating suicide on the grounds that life is a gift from God and it is therefore our choice (as with any gift) to keep it or end it?

It is very unfortunate that a person who professes to be a Christian would be contemplating suicide! I understand that sometimes we can fall into depression...

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What is a concubine? Why did God allow men to have concubines in the Bible?

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

How can I help a Christian who is contemplating suicide on the grounds that life is a gift from God and it is therefore our choice (as with any gift) to keep it or end it?

In a human context, if one person were to give another a gift with the intention that a specific use be made of it, would it fulfill that intention if the...

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Why did Jesus say, “If you love me, keep my commandments”?

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Answer by John Matthews , Retired Professional Singer, Conductor and Seeker

What is the Methodist Church, and what do Methodists believe?

I can agree with Mr. Houdmann's answer above (Houdmann being a conglomerate of contributors from gotquestions.org.) I can differ with a few things, but...

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Question by Anonymous
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How can I help a Christian who is contemplating suicide on the grounds that life is a gift from God and it is therefore our choice (as with any gift) to keep it or end it?

I'm not aware of any verses that specifically refute this position, although all the suicides I see in the Bible (King Saul, Judas) are negatively portrayed.

1 Samuel 31:4 - 6

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Answer by Joshua Fallaw

Is handing out gospel tracts a good evangelism method?

I grew up in church but I certainly remember rededicating my life to Christ as a teen after reading a, "This Was Your Life," tract by Jack Chick. It's so...

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

How can I know if I am filled with the Holy Spirit?

I went to school with Chip Ingram -- the school was Dallas Theological Seminary. He draws 4 evidences of the filling of the Spirit in a believer's heart. He...

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Do the souls of aborted babies go to heaven?

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Who were the twelve (12) disciples / apostles of Jesus Christ?

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Answer by Mark Vestal , Proud of nothing of myself. Freed by Christ who did it all!

How important is the guidance of the Holy Spirit in the day to day living of saved ones?

The guidance of the Spirit today comes from God's written Word (the Bible). Spiritual growth occurs as one reads and studies scripture, which was authored by...

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Question by venkatesan Iyer

How important is the guidance of the Holy Spirit in the day to day living of saved ones?

For instance take the issue: Can a saved, Hindu by birth, accompany his relatives to a temple? The church may prohibit this in principle. (Roman Catholics af...

John 16:13

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

If a woman asks for divorce, can the man remarry without commiting adultery?

Deuteronomy 24:1-4 mentions remarriage after a divorce, does not call it adultery, and does not demand the death penalty for the remarried spouse. The Bible...

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Who were the spirits in prison?

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What is the Critical Text?

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What was a blood covenant?

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What does the Bible say about tough love?

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

Why does Isaiah refer to Jesus as the Everlasting Father?

As I see it, the title "Everlasting Father" is not related to the Son's position in the Trinity, but is used in reference to duration. He is not merely...

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

Where do we find the official biblical teaching that God is 3 persons?

In Matthew 28:19 (to cite one example), Jesus commanded His followers to baptize the disciples whom they would make in the NAME (not NAMES) of the Father,...

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Why is water never to be shared with strangers (Proverbs 5:17)?

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Answer by Joshua Fallaw

Why is water never to be shared with strangers (Proverbs 5:17)?

It's not just figurative but incredibly literal if you understand the importance of clean water in those days and the tactics used by enemies. Literally keep...

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Answer by Dave Larsen , Husband, father and grand father. Student of the Messiah.

Was the Apostle Paul actually a false prophet?

Answering that requires knowing what GOD calls a false prophet. Deuteronomy 13:1-4: “If a prophet or a dreamer of dreams arises among you and gives you a...

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

Who is the bride of Christ?

"The church is called 'the bride' (Rev. 21:9; 22:17)," bible.org (EBD which stands for Easton's Bible Dictionary). Rev. 21:9 says, "Then came one of the...

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Answer by Leslie Coutinho

What is the congregation of the dead in Proverbs 21:16?

Proverbs 21:16: The man that wandereth out of the way of understanding shall remain in the congregation of the dead. The congregation of the dead today are...

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

Why is water never to be shared with strangers (Proverbs 5:17)?

Look at the question in the verse just before the verse cited: "Should your springs be dispersed outside, your streams of water in the wide plazas?" It is a...

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

Why is water never to be shared with strangers (Proverbs 5:17)?

The reference to water in the cited passage is not speaking literally, but metaphorically -- likening water's support of life to the support to one's life...

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Answer by John Appelt

Who is the bride of Christ?

Many believe that the church is the “bride of Christ.” However, it is not in the Bible, even though Paul’s writings are used to support it. Ephesians 5:22-33...

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Is it true that angels rule over planets?

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What is the Book of Judas, and why wasn't it included in the Bible?

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