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Answer by Austin Williams

Do mentally ill people go to heaven? Does God show mercy to those who are mentally challenged, disabled, or handicapped?

I know the phrase is not popular but even in my lifetime, the word "lame" was used for those who were mentally or physically disabled or otherwise unable to...

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Answer by Kenneth Heck

Why did Jacob give Joseph a coat of many colors?

Joseph had two dreams where his brothers, father and mother would bow down to him. These were fulfilled in Egypt (except for his mother who died beforehand)....

August 01 2013 2 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Cassius Ash

What did Jesus mean when He said 'Let the dead bury the dead'?

Jesus said that because the dead were not necessarily His concern, but saving the souls who had not died. He only raised the dead because He was asked to do...

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Answer by Eric Hunter

What did Jesus mean when He said 'Let the dead bury the dead'?

This refers to the Hebrew custom of two burials. After decomposition, the bones were removed to a final resting site. The father had already been buried and...

July 31 2013 7 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Chris Eleam , Chris Eleam

What did Jesus mean when He said, "I am the True Vine"?

During the intimate conversation he had with his faithful disciples on the night of Nisan 14, Jesus likened himself to “the true vine,” in contrast with the...

July 31 2013 2 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Chris Eleam , Chris Eleam

What did Jesus mean when He said 'Let the dead bury the dead'?

Not long after Jesus urged his followers to “keep on . . . seeking first the kingdom,” an incident happened that illustrates how a man’s heart condition is...

July 31 2013 1 Comments 7 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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If Jesus was God, why did He call God "My God?"

This can definitely be a confusing issue. It all goes back to the "mystery" of the Trinity. When Jesus was on the cross, He quoted Psalm 22 (Matthew 27:46;...

July 31 2013 19 Comments 11 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Question by Anonymous
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Should a Christian raise a child with the other parent but they are not married?

Can a Christian live with his/her child's parent when they are not married, for the sake of raising the child together? Assuming one of them became a born a...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Is there evidence that God answers prayer?

Countless stories could be cited of diseases cured, exams passed, repentance and forgiveness granted, relationships restored, hungry children fed, bills paid...

July 30 2013 1 Comments 3 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is the significance of Jesus calming the storm?

The story of Jesus calming the storm is told in the three Synoptic Gospels, Matthew, Mark, and Luke. Jesus had been teaching near the Sea of Galilee....

July 30 2013 1 Comments Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Do mentally ill people go to heaven? Does God show mercy to those who are mentally challenged, disabled, or handicapped?

The Bible does not specifically say whether or not mentally ill people go to heaven. However, there is some biblical evidence that anyone who is not able to...

July 30 2013 2 Comments 3 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Seth Freeman

What does it mean that we are more than conquerors?

The context of Romans 8:37 is persecution. Read a little bit above it and that becomes clear. And so the answer to what we are and what happens during...

July 30 2013 2 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Will more people go to heaven or to hell?

The question of whether there are more people in heaven or hell is answered by Jesus Himself in one succinct passage: "Enter by the narrow gate. For the gate...

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Answer by Seth Freeman

Will more people go to heaven or to hell?

Unfortunately, Jesus provides the hard truth to this question in Matthew 7:13 - "Enter through the narrow gate; for the gate is wide and the way is broad...

July 30 2013 6 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Anonymous
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How does God handle His anointed who have fallen but repented?

God loved and forgave me. I am forgiven. I have repented of my sin. I experience grace. I believe that others like myself and I have a resposibility to...

July 30 2013 1 Comments 9 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Earl Decker

What is 'perseverance of the saints' and is it biblical?

I think the best way to answer eternal security is that you are secure in Christ Jesus. If you had to depend on yourself for your eternal security then you...

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Answer by Chris Bray

What is 'perseverance of the saints' and is it biblical?

I'm not sure what the scripture you're referencing has to do with the question you ask. The scripture reference is Mat 11:4And Jesus answered them, "Go and...

July 30 2013 4 Comments 19 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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How much of a priority should worship be in the church?

If someone were to save our life, gratitude would be the response. When we are given a gift that we could never afford, we make our appreciation known....

July 29 2013 2 Comments 4 More Answers Follow Vote Up