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  1. Was Jerusalem in the territory of Benjamin or in Judah?
  2. How did Joshua's armymen get to be "seasoned fighters"?
  3. Is Jesus' work yet unfinished according to 1 John 3:8?
  4. What does Romans 6:7 mean? It says, “He who has died has been set free from sin."
  5. How do I communicate that Jesus is God?
  6. What does "reign in life" in Romans 5:17 mean if "reign" is defined in the dictionary as "to exercise power and control over" something?
  7. Who were to serve as God's "witnesses"? (Isaiah 43:10-12)
  8. Why was circumcision in the flesh added to GOD'S covenant with Abraham after GOD had credited Abraham with righteousness? According to Paul’s arguments should not circumcision of the flesh have come first?
  9. What does the Bible say about rage?


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Comment by stanford ross

Is it wrong for a married couple to have sex just for pleasure?

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When GOD created us, HE gave the woman the only organ in both of our bodies that its only purpose is for sexual satisfaction. That should at least tell men...

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Answer by Daniel Veler

What signs indicate that the end times are approaching?

Some have not considered when reading the gospel that the writers were recalling things they were taught, which means not everything they wrote is to be...

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Answer by Paula Clare

Was Psalm 22 written in the early 1st century because of its detailed description of the crucifixion?

The whole of the OT was translated from Hebrew into Greek around 285-247 BC by scholars working in Alexandria during the reign of Ptolemy ll Philadelphus,...

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

Is Jesus' work yet unfinished according to 1 John 3:8?

Yes, it is finished (at least in part.) 1 John 3:5 says, "You know Christ came to take away our sins. He isn't sinful." He has never been sinful and never...

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

Who were to serve as God's "witnesses"? (Isaiah 43:10-12)

In my opinion, God was speaking in the cited passage at that time to the entire Jewish nation (the descendants of Jacob).

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

What does the Bible say about rage?

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

How do I communicate that Jesus is God?

How did you yourself come to the conclusion that Jesus is God? That could be an effective means of discussing the subject with those who are not already...

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

Is Jesus' work yet unfinished according to 1 John 3:8?

In addition to making salvation and eternal life possible for believers in this present age, Jesus' redeeming death and subsequent resurrection sealed the...

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

What does "reign in life" in Romans 5:17 mean if "reign" is defined in the dictionary as "to exercise power and control over" something?

In addition to the eternal life that faith in Christ has gained for believers after their earthly lives end, those believers can live their earthly lives...

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Answer by Dave Larsen

How, why, and when did Satan fall from heaven?

Though Satan stands condemned, he has yet to be thrown down. Yoshua defeated him by walking out the WORD of His Father perfectly John 17:17-19. But he is not...

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

Why do people still die of starvation when Jesus says God will provide food and clothing etc?

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Kelli, you are so right! We are definitely citizens of heaven as Christians. According to Philippians 3:20, “our citizenship is in heaven.”

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

Why is it that Jesus' disciples and other early Christians were also killed after Jesus was crucified, eg John, Stephen, James, and others?

Good question, Ponatshego Kgagawe! In the Roman Empire, "Christians were the targets of persecution because they refused to worship the Roman gods or to pay...

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Is Jesus' work yet unfinished according to 1 John 3:8?

He who sins is of the devil, for the devil has sinned from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that He might destroy the works of ...

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What does the Bible say about rage?

It seems like we are seeing more rage nowadays than ever, e.g. road rage, etc.

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Who is the antichrist?

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Where in Revelation 13:1 is the word antichrist used?

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Question by tim johnson

How do I communicate that Jesus is God?

I would like to be able to clearly lovingly share about Christ being part of the Trinity.

John 1:1 - 5

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Answer by Daniel Veler

Who is the antichrist?

Who is the antichrist? An antichrist is defined as someone who is against Christ. You had antichrists during the apostles' days. One apostle wrote that...

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Question by Anonymous
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Who were to serve as God's "witnesses"? (Isaiah 43:10-12)

Isaiah 43:8 Bring out the people who are blind, even though they have eyes, those who are deaf, even though they have ears! 43:9 All nations gather toget...

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

Why would God use a donkey? (Numbers 22:27–33)

Balaam was greedy for gain. Now this is exactly the OPPOSITE of the kind of man that God wants us to be: "...God's steward... must be above reproach. "He...

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

Why would God use a donkey? (Numbers 22:27–33)

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Leslie, I like this what you said, "Every lost sinful man today goes about in their life as the colt, and is saved by the grace of God the Father, who unties...

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What does the Bible say or infer about a person smoking marijuana?

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

Do you have to say the sinner's prayer in order to be saved?

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Dear Heavenly Father, Thank you so much for forgiving me of all of my trespasses at the cross! I do not deserve your love and your imputed righteousness to...

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Answer by Leslie Coutinho

Why would God use a donkey? (Numbers 22:27–33)

Numbers: 22-28: And the Lord opened the mouth of the ass, and she said unto Balaam, "What have I done unto thee, that thou hast smitten me these three...

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

I have committed _____ sin. Will God forgive me?

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The book of Hebrews was written to Hebrews who await the return of their Messiah to establish His millennial reign on earth...as promised. This is when...

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

Do you have to say the sinner's prayer in order to be saved?

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An example of a sinner's prayer, if made in sincerity and WITH FAITH follows: Dear Lord, I know that I’m a sinner. I’m sorry for my sin, and I ask you to...

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Should Christians attend weddings of those in other faiths?

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Do you have to say the sinner's prayer in order to be saved?

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

What does Romans 6:7 mean? It says, “He who has died has been set free from sin."

A person who has physically died can no longer commit sinful acts. Those who have placed their faith in Christ for the salvation and eternal life that He...

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

What is the origin of baptism?

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I would even suggest that in Exodus chapter 14, there was a kind of baptism of faith in God. 2 Kings 5:14: There is a sort of restoration 'baptism.' In...

3 days ago

Answer by Stephen Baird

Is Jesus commending salvation by works in John 5:28-29?

There are two kinds of works. First, there are works of the flesh performed by unsaved sinners where even their good works are tainted by sin (pride, etc),...

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Comment by John Anderson

I have committed _____ sin. Will God forgive me?

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One must be saved first to have our sins forgiven. Hebrews 8:12 – “For I will be merciful toward their iniquities, and I will remember their sins no more.”...

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

What is peace?

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My prayer is this: God, may we know personally, even at least in this our day, the things that make for peace (for freedom from all the distresses that are...

3 days ago

Answer by Billy P Eldred

What does it mean in Titus 2:11 that "For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all people?"

My understanding of this verse reads this way: The Grace of God (which brings salvation) is shown to all mankind. When you look at the original Greek, the...

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

Do I need to be baptized again after I have sinned?

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1 John 1:9 is in reference to Israel's "times of refreshing", when Christ returns to earth to establish His earthly reign with Israel (Acts 3:19). However,...

3 days ago

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

What was the meaning and importance of the Jerusalem Council?

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I would add that it is not just the argument of OT law today being required for salvation, but ANY "ordinance of man" (religious works). All of which are to...

4 days ago

Answer by Stephen Baird

How is it "work" to believe? (John 6:29)

Jesus said it is God's work that we believe. He works in us to will and to do his good pleasure as stated in Philippians. Faith/believing is a gift that we...

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How does God give us glory? What does that mean?

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

I have committed _____ sin. Will God forgive me?

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If our sins are forgiven "once saved", how can one be saved, when the requirement for salvation is to believe that our sins were forgiven through Christ's...

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Answer by John Anderson

I have committed _____ sin. Will God forgive me?

All sin daily and fall short of the glory of God. The good news is, once saved, our sins, past, present and future, are all forgiven. We really don’t need to...

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Answer by Janet Austin , Lover of God. Right to the Soul, author

Who will go to heaven?

Those who will go to heaven are those who desire to be ONE with God and live accordingly. These people confess Jesus as LORD and they remember that once one...

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Comment by Danny Hickman , Believer in The Gospel Of Jesus Christ

How should we interpret, "There will be two men in one bed; one will be taken, the other will be left"? Is this referring to homosexuality?

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It's the specificity of the two sinners, one being washed and the other apparently being still unclean, that would cause a need for more discussion. As the...

4 days ago

Answer by Dave Larsen

If Abraham was considered righteous because of his faith in God why was Israel given the law?

Abraham is called a prophet three times in Scripture. When GOD credited Abraham with righteousness it was for believing in the promised son. The promised son...

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

What does the Bible say about coincidence?

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Mark, Tim Maas just posted a good answer which relates to your Ecclesiastes 9:11 reference: Question: What does the Bible say about luck? See Answer:...

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