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  1. Why ask a blessing from someone who had just hurt you? (Genesis 32:26)
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  3. Why was the temple decorated so ornately (2 Chronicles 3:1-5:1)?
  4. How does an honest answer resemble a kiss on the lips? (Proverbs 24:26)
  5. Does God dwell in eternity or with men? (Isaiah 57:15)
  6. Why pray toward a specific site? (2 Chronicles 6:21)
  7. Why the pointed reference to the original "five barley loaves" in John 6:13 when leftovers were collected?
  8. What are the benefits of "drinking water from your own well?" (Proverbs 5:19ff)
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What does the Bible say about population control?

The Bible doesn't say anything about population control. Instead, humans are told to "be fruitful and multiply" (Genesis 1:22, 28). Psalm 127:3-5 tells us...

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Answer by Kenneth Heck

What does the Bible say about population control?

The Bible says nothing about population control. Instead it dwells on population behavior with the idea that nations that disobey the divine commandments...

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Does God love me personally and as an individual? Does the term, "the world" apply to every human being?

In the Bible the word “world” (Greek, ko′smos) often designates unrighteous human society, which “is lying in the power of the wicked one.” (1John 5:19)...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What does it mean to run the race set before us?

"Since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run...

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How do God's mercy and justice work together in salvation?

God's justice and mercy are seemingly incompatible. After all, justice involves the dispensing of deserved punishment for wrongdoing, and mercy is all about...

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Answer by Arthur Gray

How do God's mercy and justice work together in salvation?

Justice and mercy work together in that justice would condemn us to Hell which we deserve. Mercy says give him forgiveness and everlasting life if He accepts...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Is praying the rosary Scriptural?

Praying the rosary is promoted within the Catholic Church as a means of strengthening one's faith, resisting evil, growing spiritually, and generally...

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Answer by Arthur Gray

Is praying the rosary Scriptural?

We know that there are religions that do not claim to be Christian who have a similar practice to the Roman Catholics, counting beads when they pray. Hindus...

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Does praying Scripture have greater effectiveness than other prayers?

I believe that praying the WORD is the way to go. 1. Isa. 43:26 Put me in remembrance: let us plead together: declare thou, that thou mayest be justified. In...

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

The most difficult thing about the Christian concept of the Trinity is that there is no way to perfectly and completely understand it. The Trinity is a...

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What did Jesus mean when He promised an abundant life?

In John 10:10, Jesus said, "The thief does not come except to steal, and to kill, and to destroy. I have come that they may have life, and that they may have...

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What did Jesus mean when He promised an abundant life?

Everlasting life in the 1000 year time period of the Kingdom Age.

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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When did Jesus know that He was God?

Jesus was always God. From eternity past He has been the second Person of the Trinity, and He always will be. The question of when, after the Incarnation,...

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If Jesus was God, why did He not know when He would return?

Speaking of Jesus' Second Coming, Matthew 24:36 (and Mark 13:32) tells us, "No one knows about that day or hour, not even the angels in heaven, nor the Son,...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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When did God create the angels?

Trying to determine when God created the angels is somewhat tricky because anything God did "before the foundation of the world" puts the event outside of...

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When did God create the angels?

Perhaps the angels were from another plan before our existence.

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Did God create the universe?

The scriptural teaching on the origin of the universe is found in Genesis 1:1, which states that in the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth....

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Did God use the Big Bang to create the universe?

Prior to the 20th Century, it was not clear if the universe ever had a beginning. Had it always existed? No one knew. It was a matter of faith. Then a...

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Did God use the Big Bang to create the universe?

If you read the first chapter of the Bible, Genesis 1, you will see that God created all things including the earth, the inhabitants in it, the sun, the...

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