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

What did it mean to sin "defiantly"? (Proverbs 15:30)

I would say that the Bible's use of the word "defiantly" in relation to an action is not necessarily a reflection of the sheer magnitude of the actual deed...

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

What did it mean to sin "defiantly"? (Proverbs 15:30)

30 “‘But anyone who sins defiantly, whether native-born or foreigner, blasphemes the Lord and must be cut off from the people of Israel. (NIV) 30 " ... pr...

Proverbs 15:30

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

What is pictured in the Bible by the many varied usages of the term “Eye” or “Eyes”? For instance, “eyes” in Genesis 6:8 appears to mean “acceptance.”

"the lust of the eyes" (1 John 2:16) -- indicating a desire for things based on their visible appearance, with a connotation of being deceived by those...

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

What is pictured in the Bible when it uses the symbols such as metaphor “Eating/Devouring/Swallowing.” I.e. what is the meaning of such symbols? E.g. 2 Samuel 11:25 where “devouring” seems to symbolized "Death (Sword Devours)."

2 Samuel 11:25 David told the messenger, "Say this to Joab: 'Don't let this upset you; the sword devours one as well as another. Press the attack against the...

2 Samuel 11:25

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

What does the Bible say about infant baptism?

Although I was baptized as an infant in the Lutheran Church, I wasn’t saved yet, so I don’t think it was real baptism. (See my response under S. Michael...

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Answer by Toby Wooster

What is the Star of David and is it biblical?

The star of David symbol as found on the flag of modern Israel is mentioned in the Bible on many occasions, however never as the star of David or condoned by...

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

What does the Old Testament say about baptism?

The story of the Syrian commander Naaman can be related to baptism: at the instruction of the prophet Elisha, the leper washed by submerging his body 7 times...

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Is the war in heaven in Revelation 12 describing Satan's original fall or an end times angelic battle?

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What does the Bible say about sadness?

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

When a man is divorced by an adulterous wife can he remarry?

I would say, first, that, ideally, husbands and wives would stay married for life, working through issues and betrayals even as serious as adultery. However,...

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Answer by Alexander Reznikov

Where and when did the wise-men meet Jesus?

Where and when did the wise-men meet Jesus? Here is the relevant text: After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea,during the time of King Herod,Magi from the...

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What does it mean to be absent from the body?

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Why is idol worship such a powerful temptation?

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Can I start dating (I am in the process of getting a divorce), or do I have to wait until the divorce is final?

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Answer by Scott Broberg , Fig Tree Ministries

What does it mean that we may be "entertaining angels unawares" in Hebrews 13:2?

The key to understanding that passage is the word "hospitality." Who showed "hospitality" to angels and did not know it? Abraham in Genesis 18. The Hebrew in...

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Answer by Scott Broberg , Fig Tree Ministries

What principles of successful service may we glean from the miraculous catch of fish?

One thing to notice in the Gospels is that the disciples never catch a fish without the help of Jesus. Either they are really bad fishermen or there is a...

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