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  1. Does Paul's statement about the law being added at Mount Sinai mean that it did not exist previously? (Galatians 3:19)
  2. What did Jesus mean when He said, "It is not right to take the children’s bread and throw it to the dogs? (Matthew 15:26 ESV)
  3. How can we exhort a believer who claims to be 'psychic' to stand firm in faith and not perceived supernatural abilities?
  4. How is it that God is silent in some situations and moves in others?
  5. When we die our body returns to the elements, and our Christian soul returns to God. So does "time" cease for the eternal soul that is with God?
  6. When Jesus tells his disciples in Matthew 10: 22, "He who endures to the end will be saved," is Jesus teaching salvation by endurance/works?
  7. Who arranged the order of the New Testament books and and is the order important?
  8. Why did Jesus tell the recently healed blind man not to return to the village in Mark 8:26?
  9. Why do so many people believe the earth is older than the Bible says?
  10. What is literally and figuratively meant by "... created in the image of God ..."? What can we infer or deduce?

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Answer by Benjamin Shimomura

Is there ever any clear or literal meaning in a scripture passage that holds for all people at all places at all times in narrative theology?

The death and resurrection of Jesus are clear and literal. Ironically, although Jesus often spoke of these events to his disciples, they didn't understand...

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Answer by Albert Perkic

What is the Sabbath day?

The Sabbath day literally means ' to cease'. When God told us to 'remember the Sabbath day to keep it holy' (set apart) Exodus 20:8. He wanted us to remember...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is the Sabbath day?

At first glance, the question "What is the Sabbath day?" seems fairly simple. According to Exodus 20:8-11, the Sabbath is the seventh day of the week, on...

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Answer by Don Watson

Is there ever any clear or literal meaning in a scripture passage that holds for all people at all places at all times in narrative theology?

I'm led to answer "Yes! A whole bunch!" The scriptures are best understood when the Holy Spirit leads us to a literal, not figurative evaluation. Figurative...

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Answer by Steven Best , Former mil intel analyst, chiropractor & Bible Teacher

Why is it necessary to teach Christians about marriages in this century?

Hosea once wrote: " My people perish for lack of knowledge" (Hosea 4:6) and both second Timothy and Titus, in setting up the offices of bishops/overseers and...

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Answer by Anonymous
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Whom are the synoptics addressed to?

I believe that the synoptic gospels explain who Jesus is and Pauls epistles show us how to be followers and is for Christians of all nations

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Answer by Diane Pizzo , Grandmother and Mom and student of God's word.

Who was the disciple whom Jesus loved?

Personally I believe John was showing his humility. Jesus had called him a "son of thunder" referring to his anger, so when John spoke of himself as the one...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Who was the disciple whom Jesus loved?

The Gospel of John is the only Gospel which mentions "the disciple whom Jesus loved." John 13:23 tells us, "One of them, the disciple whom Jesus loved, was...

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Answer by James Sanders , Licensed Counselor

What does it mean to live in sin?

We all live in sin on a daily basis. That is why Jesus came. We could not live up to God's standard. We all practice sin whatever the degree of sin. God...

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Answer by Tim Collinson , Tim Collinson

Is unconditional election biblical?

2 Timothy 2:10 point of fact: Where the word elect is seen in Paul's letters this refers to the Jews not the Gentiles. The apostle had been preaching to the...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Is unconditional election biblical?

Unconditional election is a phrase that is used to summarize what the Bible teaches about the predestination-or the election-of people for salvation. It...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Why is the science community so opposed to creationism?

It is important to distinguish between the terms "science" and "scientific community." Science is a discipline concerned with observing, experimenting with,...

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Answer by Anonymous
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What does it mean to live in sin?

The Bible makes it very clear that a person who is born again and wishes to remain or continue in Christ, does not live in sin! 1 John 3:24 We've all heard...

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Answer by Anonymous
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Why is it necessary to teach Christians about marriages in this century?

The bible says 'Marriage is honorable' but we see many marriages today which are not honorable. Divorce is also on the increase and many lives are without...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Should Christians of different denominations date or marry?

Can a Baptist date a Pentecostal? Can a Lutheran date a Presbyterian? The most important issue is whether both individuals know Jesus Christ as Savior. The...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What does the Bible say about dancing? Should Christians dance?

The Bible doesn't give specific instructions on dancing. It may be helpful to point out some examples of good and bad dancing, and then mention some biblical...

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Answer by Bob Johnson , Layperson. Self Educated Theologically - see full bio

Is the choice of salvation in greater control by man or by God?

Easy answer: God is totally in control. John 6:65 shows that people have no ability to come to God unless God does something first toward them. Then, an...

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Answer by D W

What day is the Sabbath, Saturday or Sunday? Do Christians have to observe the Sabbath day?

We needn't make this difficult or controversial. Suffice it to say that the Sabbath (Saturday) was Jewish, and that on Sunday Christians observe and worship...

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