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

Which of the Davidic and Abrahamic covenants have been fulfilled?

The Abrahamic covenant has three parts: to make Abraham a great nation (Genesis 12:1); to give him a great name (Genesis 12:2); and to make him the source of...

September 26 2013 1 More Answer Follow Vote Up

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

Is the Lazarus in Luke 16:19 the same Lazarus in John 11:1?

The only evidence I can offer to suggest that the Lazarus in both stories are the same person, is this verse Luke 16:31, "If they do not listen to Moses and...

September 26 2013 Follow Vote Up

Question by Ryan Kafer

What is the best way for Christians to deal with the question of homosexuality if Jesus states that we are to love our neighbors as we love ourself?

I understand the concept of "love the sinner, hate the sin", but trying to explain that to a non-Christian that consistently throws up Leviticus 18:22 and Ro...

Mark 12:31

3 Votes September 26 2013 7 Answers Follow Vote Up

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

If baptism is not necessary for salvation why is it still necessary?

Baptism is not a symbol. Instead, water is the symbol for baptism, which now saves you also. C.f. 1 Peter 3: 21 You will not read from the Bible that...

September 26 2013 13 Comments 16 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Tim Beeker

If baptism is not necessary for salvation why is it still necessary?

Baptism is a continual regeneration by the washing of the water of the Word. Baptism, as most understand it, is a symbolic act. It is a one-time occurrence....

September 26 2013 1 Comments 16 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Casper Mcconnell , Casper the Irish

After His resurrection, why did Jesus tell Mary not to touch Him, but later tell Thomas to touch Him?

Let's think... first, I like this question because when the Holy Spirit puts in little details like this, it is always intended to get us thinking beyond our...

September 26 2013 14 More Answers Follow Vote Up

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

Why is the real presence of Christ in the Lord's Supper such a controversial issue?

The Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist has so many layers teaching that are prone to misinterpretation. I hope I can show you how to peel off these...

September 26 2013 7 Comments 3 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Michael Sisson

Who was Melchizedek (Melchisedek)?

While the New Testament correctly calls Jesus a priest in the "order of Melchizedek," Jewish tradition says Melchizedek was actually Shem son of Noah.

September 26 2013 1 Comments 7 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Question by Anonymous
Medium

Why would people be baptized for the dead?

1 Corinthians 15:29 NLT "If the dead will not be raised, then what point is there in people being baptized for those who are dead? Why do it unless the dead ...

1 Corinthians 15:29

September 26 2013 2 Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

What is the 'church of Oprah'? Is Eckhart Tolle's 'New Earth' compatible with Christianity?

Oprah Winfrey is arguably one of the most influential women in the world. With a daily viewership that has peaked around 10 million, The Oprah Winfrey Show...

September 26 2013 5 Comments 2 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

Why is the real presence of Christ in the Lord's Supper such a controversial issue?

The "real presence" of the Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord's Supper is a doctrine of Roman Catholicism (and some other Christian denominations) that teaches...

September 26 2013 5 Comments 3 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Brandon Hughes , Regular Worker Guy

Why is the real presence of Christ in the Lord's Supper such a controversial issue?

Much controversy exists over the Lord’s Supper from trying to use our rational minds over what Jesus has said to explain what takes place. Luke 22:19-20...

September 26 2013 2 Comments 3 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

What does the Bible say about tattoos or body piercings?

The Old Testament law commanded the Israelites, "Do not cut your bodies for the dead or put tattoo marks on yourselves. I am the LORD" (Leviticus 19:28). So,...

September 26 2013 3 Comments 7 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Jonathan Wayne

How should real men of Christ behave in today's society?

To avoid stereotypes, Christian men can follow the example of David. Though he had sinned on numerous occasions, God still called David a man after His own...

September 26 2013 1 More Answer Follow Vote Up

Answer by Jonathan Wayne

If baptism is not necessary for salvation why is it still necessary?

Baptism is symbolic: We were therefore buried with Him through baptism into death in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of...

September 26 2013 1 Comments 16 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by D W

How do I overcome disobedience to my parents?

The key is love. L O V E .... Once you are occupied by the Holy Spirit and are responsive to Him, the result is unfailing love for your parents and others in...

September 26 2013 Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
Supporter

Why should I (a Jehovah's Witness) consider becoming a Christian?

Perhaps the most important commonality between Evangelical Christians and Jehovah's Witnesses is our belief and trust in the Bible as the ultimate authority...

September 26 2013 9 Comments 8 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Miller Harp

What can I do to receive Jesus as my personal savior?

Romans 10: 9-10 - 9 That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou...

September 26 2013 1 Comments 6 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Anonymous
Medium

What can I do to receive Jesus as my personal savior?

Thy should love the Lord thy God with all thou heart, soul and mind. And a second is like unto it thou shall love thy neighbor as thyself

September 26 2013 1 Comments 9 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Ben Ting

What can I do to receive Jesus as my personal savior?

1) Convicted that indeed you are a miserable sinner. 2) You want to run away, to change, to get out of this miserable sinful life. 3) You realized you cannot...

September 26 2013 3 Comments 6 More Answers Follow Vote Up