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

What does the Beautitudes mean by saying 'blessed are the poor in spirit'?

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Yep, right on, Vincent. Blest are the humble souls that see Their emptiness and poverty; Treasures of grace to them are giv’n, And crowns of joy laid up in...

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

Why does it seem that Jesus teaches that you have to be perfect to be saved (Matthew 5:48)?

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"So then, be perfect, as your heavenly Father is perfect." This remark echoes the more common OT statements like Lev 19:2 or Deut 18:13: “you must be holy as...

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Comment by Juliet Bravo

Why does it seem that Jesus teaches that you have to be perfect to be saved (Matthew 5:48)?

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Excellent presentation on the context! I would like to add a couple points to help: Structurally, this is the culminating statement of the SoM's antithesis...

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Answer by Justin Hale

What does it mean to be absent from the body?

Although the Holy Spirit is clearly addressing the death of the physical body in the phrase found in 2 Corinthians 5, (which I presume you are quoting), this...

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Answer by Justin Hale

What does it mean "the dead in Christ shall rise first" if to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord?

"Behold, I tell you a mystery: we will not all sleep, but we will all be changed, in a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the...

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Comment by Pamela Davis

Why does it seem that Jesus teaches that you have to be perfect to be saved (Matthew 5:48)?

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In the above verse, “perfect” is translated in the Greek language to mean “complete”, and has nothing to do with the salvation of a person. As God is “...

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What does it mean to be "double-minded" ("those with divided loyalties", NLT)? (Psalm 119:113)

Samekh 113 I hate double-minded people, but I love your law. (NIV) Samekh 113 I hate those with divided loyalties, but I love your ...

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

Why did Jesus allow himself to be led by Spirit to be tempted by the devil in Luke 4?

The temptation of Christ is found beginning in Matthew 4:1, Mark 1:12, and Luke 4:1. "The word for 'drove him out' [Mark 1:12] is ekballo (ἐκβάλλω). It’s a...

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Answer by John Appelt

What does it mean "the dead in Christ shall rise first" if to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord?

The question poses a dilemma. The usual explanation is that the believer’s soul departs to be with Christ, while the body is interred into the grave awaiting...

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

What does "power had gone out from him" mean?

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Andrew, I think you understand how the woman felt, desperate, frustrated, etc. This is also portrayed SO dramatically here: Watch The Chosen Season 3 Episode...

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

What does Jesus mean when he said "can the wedding guests mourn as long as the bridegroom is with them"?

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Good answer, DW! This scene with Jesus asking his twelve disciples this question ("can the wedding guests mourn as long as the bridegroom is with them") is...

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

Who was the woman who was bleeding for 12 years?

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Good answer, Jennifer, to Judith's question. Jesus' healing of this woman with a discharge of blood is portrayed SO dramatically here: Watch The Chosen...

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

What is the significance of the woman touching the hem of Jesus' garment when Jesus felt the power run out of him to heal her?

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Tim, I could not agree with you more, brother! This miracle Jesus performed is brought out SO dramatically here: Watch The Chosen Season 3 Episode 4: Clean,...

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