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Question by Mary Vockrodt
Answer by Vivian Lindsey , Hi School teacher ret widowed with one daughter 2 grandkids

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

Well, what it boils down to is that you must confess your sins and accept Jesus in heart as your savior. Bingo, you are saved.

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Answer by Don Watson

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

The literal interpretation serves Genesis 1-2 quite well. If the plain sense makes sense seek no other sense.

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

Jesus said this as a confirmation of the statement of Simeon in Luke 2 :34 which says The child Jesus is set for the rise and fall of many in Israel and a...

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Answer by D W

Why did God need the jewels with the name of the 12 sons of Israel on the shoulder pieces of the ephod to remind him of the Israelites?

He set them on the shoulder pieces so that THEY (the Israelites) would remember.

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Answer by gods prince

Why did God need the jewels with the name of the 12 sons of Israel on the shoulder pieces of the ephod to remind him of the Israelites?

God cant forget anything, unless He says he did, its so the israelites can remember their covenant with God through Israel. And to remind them from where...

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Answer by Donald La Valley

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

The "sword" of the Spirit is the Word of God. Eph. 6:17 & Heb. 4:12,13 imparts God's purpose where He sends it and its Him whom we have to do.

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Do I have to believe the Bible is inerrant to be saved?

We are not saved by believing in the inspiration or inerrancy of the Bible. We are saved by believing in the Lord Jesus Christ as our Savior from sin (John...

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

Do I have to believe the Bible is inerrant to be saved?

We have only had a written word for the masses for about 150 years (advent of automatic typeset and automatic printing press). What did all the people do...

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Answer by Joshua Yap

Are we supposed to be pushovers because we are Christians?

"But I tell you, do not resist an evil person. If anyone slaps you on the right cheek, turn to them the other cheek also." (Matthew 5:39) Many people...

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Answer by Joshua Yap

Did King David ever feel prayer wouldn't help the situation he got himself into?

Many people would think David would never have compromised, but the truth is he did! Despite David being known as the man after God's own heart ( 1 Samuel...

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Answer by Joshua Yap

Did Abraham ever dwell in a house, or merely tents?

Abraham dwelled in a house in Ur before he was called by God to leave (Gen 12) and dwelled in Beersheba after his journey (Gen 22:19). But in His heart he...

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Answer by Sahoulyah Shumenyah

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

He came to SEPARATE those who are of the faith, from those that are not of the faith. The people that you may have been related to by blood, may not treat...

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Answer by Kelli Hamann , Pastor's Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Teacher, Writer, Cellist

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

Naming was a very significant event all throughout the Bible and often indicated a change of calling or direction in someone's life. Matthew Henry's...

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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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