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  1. When Mary, the mother of Jesus, stated, "From now on all generations will call me blessed," does this mean she should be worshipped?
  2. Hosea 1:2—How could a holy God who condemns harlotry command Hosea to marry a harlot?
  3. How can we know whether or not King Solomon went to heaven?
  4. Why did Jesus say you can't serve two masters, you will hate one and love the other?
  5. Does God promise to protect us?
  6. Must people seek God before he seeks them? (Jeremiah 29:13)
  7. How was Josiah able to overcome negative influences and do what was right? (2 Kings 22:2)
  8. Was God justified in bringing charges against Israel in the prophecy of Hosea, e.g. Hosea 4:16-17; 7:8-9, 11; 10:1; 12:1, 8?
  9. How had the Israelites’ altars become “altars for sinning”? (Hosea 8:11–13)
  10. What did Jesus mean in John chapter 1:47 when he said, "Here truly is an Israelite in whom there is no deceit"?

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Answer by Jeff Hammond

What did Jesus mean when he said, "I come not to bring peace, but to bring a sword"?

I was invited to dialogue with Muslim students at an Islamic University. When I arrived I discovered that my concept of a dialogue was very different to...

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Answer by Glen Jeffers , Pastor and president of Christ In Us Ministries Int'l.

Which is correct? "IF you believe, THEN you are saved" or "You're saved! Believe it!"!"

Warren, I thank you for this question because most do not believe this. Let me fill this out by giving some scripture. In the OT God said that Christ would...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is the Star of David and is it biblical?

There is no reference to the Star (or shield) of David in the Bible. There are several rabbinical tales as to the origin of the Star of David. These range...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is the meaning of wormwood in Revelation?

"Wormwood" is the name of a star in Revelation 8:10-11: "The third angel sounded his trumpet, and a great star, blazing like a torch, fell from the sky on a...

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Answer by Jason Corning , The Order of the Maccabee

What is the meaning of wormwood in Revelation?

The Russian word for Wormwood is Chernobyl (as in the Nuclear Power Plant that melted down in the Soviet Union on April 26, 1986) A number of Bible scholars...

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Question by Jason Corning , The Order of the Maccabee

Is not the phrase "Heaven and Earth' one of the very first metaphorical references to the Star of David?

************* In the beginning, God created the Heavens and the Earth. - Genesis 1:1 THE HEAVENS- Upward Triangle AND THE EARTH- Downward Triangle ...

Genesis 1:1

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Answer by Jason Corning , The Order of the Maccabee

Is speaking in tongues evidence for having the Holy Spirit?

Is the language nonsense or a real language that the speaker has never learned or spoken before (like a man from Africa speaking Russian, or an Asian...

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Answer by Jason Corning , The Order of the Maccabee

What is the shortest verse in the bible?

After the shortest verse 'Jesus Wept', there are three runners up, all in a row from one of Paul's more obscure letters. Here they are: The Bible's Shortest...

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Answer by Julian Young

Does the New Testament address tithing?

I think that tithing does not line up with 2 Corinthians 8 & 9. For some giving 10% may not be sacrificial; a much higher amount might be needed. For others,...

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Answer by Karen Snyder

Is speaking in tongues evidence for having the Holy Spirit?

First of all, Constantan put a stop to True Christianity & just because he did, doesn't mean that God did. The Gifts are still in affect today. Also, I have...

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Question by Carol Crook , Evangelist Carol Crook

When did Adam decide to call the first woman, Eve?

Genesis 3:20

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Answer by Karen Snyder

What evidence is there in scripture to support the doctrine of the holy trinity?

Weren't the theologians the ones who named it the trinity? Should we be putting God in a box of three when the Bible talks about the Seven Spirits of God?

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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How can there be subordination in the Trinity?

 It may sound strange to speak of subordination within the Trinity. After all, Jesus and the Father are "one" (John 10:30). Subordination makes us think...

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Answer by EL Mohel Castorena , EL Mohel

How can the gospel be preached to the dead?

Rom 6:13 Neither yield ye your members as instruments of unrighteousness unto sin: but yield yourselves unto God, as those that are "alive from the dead",...

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Answer by Matt Wilkinson

Is it biblical for a local church to sponsor it's pastor to move on to do missionary work in another country?

God called us to love everyone. By sponsoring the pastor of that church, they help him/her get to other countries to love on those people that may not have...

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Answer by Brandon Hughes , Regular Worker Guy

Can / Should we interpret the Bible as literal?

Parts of the bible are meant to be taken literally, other parts are allegory, there is poetry, similes and metaphors, history, prophecy, visions, dreams and...

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Answer by Tim Rose

What evidence is there in scripture to support the doctrine of the holy trinity?

Sayings of Jesus on the cross. There are three in one. Look at this. Luke 23:34: Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they do. Matthew 27:46: My...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Why is it important to study the Bible in context?

It's important to study Bible passages and stories within their context. Taking verses out of context leads to all kinds of error and misunderstanding....

September 14 2013 1 Comments Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Why is understanding the Bible important?

Understanding the Bible is important because the Bible is God's Word. When we open the Bible, we read God's message to us. What could be more important than...

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Answer by Don Watson

Why is understanding the Bible important?

Consider the alternative, clearly described and defined in that very Bible.

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