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  1. Why ask a blessing from someone who had just hurt you? (Genesis 32:26)
  2. Was Jesus despised by men or respected by them?
  3. Why was the temple decorated so ornately (2 Chronicles 3:1-5:1)?
  4. How does an honest answer resemble a kiss on the lips? (Proverbs 24:26)
  5. Does God dwell in eternity or with men? (Isaiah 57:15)
  6. Why pray toward a specific site? (2 Chronicles 6:21)
  7. Why the pointed reference to the original "five barley loaves" in John 6:13 when leftovers were collected?
  8. What are the benefits of "drinking water from your own well?" (Proverbs 5:19ff)
  9. Who was Molek? (Isaiah 57:9)
  10. Why would anyone want to sacrifice their children? (2 Chronicles 28:3)

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

Why did Jesus curse the fig tree with no fruit since it was not the right season for fruit?

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Does God dwell in eternity or with men? (Isaiah 57:15)

I would say that God is omnipresent, including indwelling (in the Person of the Holy Spirit) each individual believer. However, when Jesus made references to...

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Why the pointed reference to the original "five barley loaves" in John 6:13 when leftovers were collected?

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

Does God dwell in eternity or with men? (Isaiah 57:15)

I.e. Where exactly does God live? (Isaiah 57:15) 15 For thus saith the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity, whose name is Holy; I dwell in the hi...

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Who are the 144,000?

The 144,000 are mentioned in the following scriptures: (1) Rev 7:3, 4 (2) Rev 14:1 (3) Rev 14:3. Now let us see how the scriptures described them: - servants...

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Why the pointed reference to the original "five barley loaves" in John 6:13 when leftovers were collected?

John 6:9-John 6:13 In 6:13, the leftovers are from the miracle food. Why is the reference to the "fragments of the five barley loaves" significant?

John 6:13

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What are the benefits of "drinking water from your own well?" (Proverbs 5:19ff)

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Why pray toward a specific site? (2 Chronicles 6:21)

God had shown a special interest in the temple that Solomon would build, even from the time that David had originally had the idea to build it to replace the...

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Why pray toward a specific site? (2 Chronicles 6:21)

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