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  1. How has God exalted his solemn decree? (Psalm 138:2)
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  4. What does the Bible say about the universality of sin?
  5. What did Old Testament people know about God’s Spirit? (143:10)
  6. What did Jesus mean when He said, "You shall be free indeed."? John 8:36
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Answer by Dan Rivers , Christian, Husband, Grandfather, Son, AT&T retiree

Did Jesus mean that we should never refer to our earthly father as 'father' (Matthew 23:9)? Is it wrong for Catholics to refer to their priests as 'father'?

I totally agree with you! I think all we should call another Christian is either "brother" or "sister" Aren't we all children of God? Even calling a brother...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

Did Jesus mean that we should never refer to our earthly father as 'father' (Matthew 23:9)? Is it wrong for Catholics to refer to their priests as 'father'?

It would be confusing for God to give the fifth commandment in Exodus 20:12: "Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the...

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Answer by Dan Rivers , Christian, Husband, Grandfather, Son, AT&T retiree

Should we be baptized in Jesus' name (Acts 2:38), or in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit (Matthew 28:19)?

Salvation is what matters! Rom 10:9 NLT - If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you...

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Question by Anonymous
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What does it mean to take a thought captive?

2 Corinthians 10:5

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Question by Curt Schaible , Happily Married

Is being married to an unequally yoked partner grounds for divorce?

Assuming that the partner does not come to Christ.

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

Should we be baptized in Jesus' name (Acts 2:38), or in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit (Matthew 28:19)?

Acts 2:38 records the Apostle Peter's words on the day of Pentecost, "Peter replied, "Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ...

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Answer by William Hawthorn , Foriegn Missions Director

What does the Bible say about modern day secular music?

The church where I worship includes both "traditional" hymns that I have heard all my life and "non traditional" hymns that are new to me. Since I am old,...

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Answer by Anonymous
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What does the Bible say about modern day secular music?

Music and writing and art that glorifies God need not be narrowly defined because God created all of life. When we love, when we live our life, our...

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Question by Anonymous
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What does it mean to be a holy man?

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Answer by Donald Woody , Musician/Producer

What does the Bible say about modern day secular music?

Being a professional musician and a creative person who desires deeply to have a FULL TIME relationship with GOD, I am forced to say and contend that the...

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Answer by Dan Rivers , Christian, Husband, Grandfather, Son, AT&T retiree

What did the Apostle Paul mean by the "mystery?"

Even with all that was revealed to Paul, he admits that he still didn't know it all. It was all partial and incomplete..."but then" indicates to me that in...

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Answer by Donald Woody , Musician/Producer

Why is Nathanael immediately convinced that Jesus is the Son of God and the King of Israel when Jesus tells him: "I saw you while you were still under the fig tree before Philip called you"?

This passage takes the focus of the human aspect of the situation at hand and places it solely on the Lord Himself. This passage is a very early evidence of...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What does the Bible say about obedience?

The Bible has much to say about obedience. In fact, obedience is an essential part of the Christian faith. Jesus Himself was "obedient unto death, even death...

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Answer by Brian Smith

What does the Bible say about modern day secular music?

The ability to create music is a gift from God. Therefore, the use should be in praise to and worship of Him. It is not a secret that the music industry is...

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Answer by Anonymous
Medium

Do Christians still have the gifts of the Spirit today, such as, speaking in tongues and healing?

I experienced it by myself. Awesome experienced. I pray in the Spirit in my prayer time.1 Cor 14: 2 For he who speaks in a tongue does not speak to men but...

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Answer by Jeffrey Owens

What does the Bible say about modern day secular music?

in Scripture there are many times when music is played in private (as with David upon his harp) and in public (as during the festivals and celebrations), but...

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Answer by Anonymous
Medium

Why is Nathanael immediately convinced that Jesus is the Son of God and the King of Israel when Jesus tells him: "I saw you while you were still under the fig tree before Philip called you"?

Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and saith of him, Behold an Israelite indeed, in whom is no guile! [An Israelite indeed.] Compare it with Isaiah 63:8. "I...

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Answer by Jeffrey Owens

What is the meaning of dew?

Dew Of Heaven by Wayne Blank Dew is generally defined as water vapor in the air that condenses on a cool surface during the night (i.e. warm air is able to...

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

How will we judge the world and angels, when the Bible says only Jesus has been entrusted with judgment?

These are different judgements - one is "judgements" by us, another is "The Judgement" by Jesus. "The Judgement" by Jesus is the the one that will happen at...

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