Read the Bible

Ask a Question

Get an Answer

Top Questions See All
  1. How do we differentiate between our needs and wants before God?
  2. When God destroys the earth will he start over?
  3. Why does God let so much hate and murder go on when he commands us to love and be kind? Why does he not put his foot down and stop all these hateful and abusive people from continuing what they do?
  4. Why should we serve in the church?
  5. How can we consider all of Solomon’s proverbs as wise when we know he turned away from the Lord?
  6. How do I know the difference between a person coming to me from God or the devil?
  7. What did God mean when he said he will create a new heaven and earth?
  8. How can I stop judging others?
  9. What does Jesus mean when he says, "But wisdom is justified by her children"?
  10. What if a person cannot read or is illiterate? Are they expected to learn the Bible to use as armor and learn about God?

Articles See All
  1. The Unfast
  2. Unpacking the Bible’s Most Famous Prayer
  3. Compassion Challenge 2018!
  4. For You, and for You Only
  5. He’s Only “Mostly Dead,” not “All Dead”

Explore Topics
Answer by Thmas Ford , Brother

What happens after death, before the Resurrection?

Well. I am not totally sure if we go to Heaven immediately or not but with the work Christ done for me on the cross I definitely have fire insurance.

September 20 2013 23 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Michael Hill , Son. Servant. Slave. All of the Most High.

What is the difference between Christians and Catholics?

Catholics are almost never Christian. In order for a professing Catholic to be Christian according to biblical standards, one must stray far away from the...

September 20 2013 23 Comments 12 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Sidgar .

Was Jesus angry when he replied to the man asking him to heal his son?

I will answer this by comparing it to the famous story of King Solomon, where he judged between the two women fighting over custody of a son. He was likely...

September 20 2013 3 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Thmas Ford , Brother

Was Jesus angry when he replied to the man asking him to heal his son?

No, he was frustrated with the Jews for their lack of belief.

September 20 2013 3 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

What is the canon of Scripture?

The word "canon" comes from the rule of law that was used to determine if a book measured up to a standard. It is important to note that the writings of...

September 20 2013 2 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Vincent Mercado , Skeptic turned believer, Catholic, father of 3

What is the canon of Scripture?

A canon of scripture, is a list of books considered to be authoritative scripture by the Church. The Council of Carthage, on 28 August 397 issued a canon of...

September 20 2013 2 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

Does the Bible teach mortal and venial sin?

The Roman Catholic Church divides sin into two categories, mortal sin and venial sin. The issue of sin as the Bible teaches it is one of the most fundamental...

September 20 2013 2 Comments 2 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Vincent Mercado , Skeptic turned believer, Catholic, father of 3

Does the Bible teach mortal and venial sin?

YES. The Bible teaches about mortal and venial sins. In 1 John 5:16-17, the author writes, "If you see your brother or sister committing what is not a mortal...

September 20 2013 5 Comments 2 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

What is the definition of heresy?

When we hear the word heresy, we might conjure up images of medieval torture chambers and heresy trials. There was a period of church history that certainly...

September 20 2013 3 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Vincent Mercado , Skeptic turned believer, Catholic, father of 3

What is the definition of heresy?

The Catholic definition of "heresy" is the "obstinate post-baptismal denial of a dogma". Obstinate, meaning that it is not a fleeting thought....

September 20 2013 3 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

Is the pope the Vicar of Christ?

The term "vicar" comes from the Latin word vicarius, which means "instead of." In the Catholic Church, the vicar is the representative of a higher-ranking...

September 20 2013 1 Comments 6 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Vincent Mercado , Skeptic turned believer, Catholic, father of 3

Is the pope the Vicar of Christ?

YES OF COURSE. In John 21, Jesus told Peter, "Feed my lambs" "Take care of my sheep" "Feed my sheep". If Jesus is the Good Shepherd, he is obviously setting...

September 20 2013 7 Comments 6 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

Should Catholic tradition have equal or greater authority than the Bible?

Should church traditions be accepted as equally authoritative as Scripture? Or, should church traditions be followed only if they are in full agreement with...

September 20 2013 2 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Vincent Mercado , Skeptic turned believer, Catholic, father of 3

Should Catholic tradition have equal or greater authority than the Bible?

The Bible IS A Catholic tradition. This is one of the many false dichotomy we hear again and again. As if the Bible is separate from Catholic tradition. It...

September 20 2013 32 Comments 2 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Vincent Mercado , Skeptic turned believer, Catholic, father of 3

Is the observance of a First Communion biblical?

In Luke 22, Jesus took bread, broke it and said, "This is my body." The rites for the First Communion, prepares a child for this central truth - that Christ...

September 20 2013 3 Comments 1 More Answer Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

Is the observance of a First Communion biblical?

There is definitely nothing in the Scriptures that deals with a "first communion." First Communion is a part of training children in Roman Catholic teaching,...

September 20 2013 1 Comments 1 More Answer Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

Is worship of saints or Mary Biblical?

The Bible is absolutely clear that we are to worship God alone. The only instances of anyone other than God receiving worship in the Bible are false gods,...

September 20 2013 1 Comments 1 More Answer Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

Is apostolic succession biblical?

The doctrine of apostolic succession is the belief that the 12 apostles passed on their authority to successors, who then passed the apostolic authority on...

September 20 2013 1 Comments 2 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Vincent Mercado , Skeptic turned believer, Catholic, father of 3

Is apostolic succession biblical?

Is apostolic succession biblical? OF COURSE YES! When a king dies, another takes his place. e.g. David When a prime minister dies, another takes his place....

September 20 2013 2 Comments 2 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

Is prayer to saints or Mary biblical?

The issue of Catholics praying to saints is one that is full of confusion. It is the official position of the Roman Catholic Church that Catholics do not...

September 20 2013 4 Comments 5 More Answers Follow Vote Up