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Answer by Chuck Smith Jr , Soul-shaper

Does Rom 9 mean God predestined some to heaven while created others with no chance of escaping hell?

Simple answer: Yes, and so do other verses in scripture, if a person is looking for biblical evidence to substantiate predestination. When people bring an...

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Question by Kevin O'Donnell

What time was sundown at this time and what month was it?

How much time did Jesus sleep on this night as he was up before sunrise?

Mark 1:29 - 34

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Answer by Anonymous
Medium

Why did Abraham make his servant put his hand under Abraham's thigh? What does that have to do with swearing?

Just a little additional information . . . "Swearing. Raising hand; placing hand under thigh . . . Another method of confirming an oath was to place one’s...

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Answer by Anonymous
Medium

Why did Abraham make his servant put his hand under Abraham's thigh? What does that have to do with swearing?

Just a little additional information . . . "Swearing. Raising hand; placing hand under thigh . . . Another method of confirming an oath was to place one’s...

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Answer by Colin Wong , Founder, eBible.com
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Why did Abraham make his servant put his hand under Abraham's thigh? What does that have to do with swearing?

This is an old Jewish custom of swearing that applies when a person of superior position request a person of lower standing (in this case master to his...

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Answer by Viki Balsamo

Why did Abraham make his servant put his hand under Abraham's thigh? What does that have to do with swearing?

It looks a little funny, but that's how they did it. It's like shaking hands. When you put your hand under someone's thigh, your face is so close to theirs...

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Answer by Ronald Christmas, sr

Was Jesus considered lower than the angels because, although still God, he was birthed by a woman and walked the earth as a human?

I partially agree with the first part of the answer. Hebrews 2;9 Jesus was made lower than the angels.."for a little while". John 1:1 declares what has...

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Answer by Ronald Christmas, sr

Was Jesus considered lower than the angels because, although still God, he was birthed by a woman and walked the earth as a human?

I partially agree with the first part of the answer. Hebrews 2;9 Jesus was made lower than the angels.."for a little while". John 1:1 declares what has...

May 07 2013 Follow Vote Up

Answer by William Murley , Christian

Jesus said that He would be in the earth 3 days and 3 nights. How is this accomplished between Friday evening and Sunday morning?

Jesus died on Wednesday, Apr 25, 31AD, in the late afternoon and was prepared and placed in the tomb just before sunset. He rose just before sunset Saturday,...

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Answer by William Murley , Christian

Jesus said that He would be in the earth 3 days and 3 nights. How is this accomplished between Friday evening and Sunday morning?

Jesus died on Wednesday, Apr 25, 31AD, in the late afternoon and was prepared and placed in the tomb just before sunset. He rose just before sunset Saturday,...

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Answer by Anonymous
Medium

What is the difference between the priests and the Levites?

All priests came from the Israelite tribe of Levi. Not all Levites were priests, but all priests were Levites. For more information about the Levites and...

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Question by Anonymous
Medium

What is the difference between the priests and the Levites?

Ezra 6:19 - 22

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Answer by Diane Allen

Why were the people of God in the Old Testament lacking in faith?

The size of a mustered seed is very small,and in knowing this makes faith stronger for me.I have that faith that what ever God say he will or gonna do is...

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Answer by Anonymous
Medium

Why does God say to make no covenant with the the Hittites, the Girgashites, the Amorites, the Canaanites, the Perizzites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites?

"Immorality, pagan worship, and child sacrifice were widespread in Canaan. Bible historian Henry H. Halley notes that archaeologists excavating the area “...

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Answer by Anonymous
Medium

How does this verse relate to us today?

"Lot’s wife evidently was reluctant to tear herself away from the material things being left behind. So that we would not miss the point, Jesus included it...

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Answer by Anonymous
Medium

How does Lot's wife looking back relate to us today?

"Lot’s wife evidently was reluctant to tear herself away from the material things being left behind. So that we would not miss the point, Jesus included it...

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