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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What is koinonia?

Koinonia is a Greek word that occurs 20 times in the Bible. Koinonia's primary meaning is "fellowship, sharing in common, communion." The first occurrence of...

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Question by Asabe Tahir

What is the relationship between the spiritual gifts of 'a message of wisdom' and 'distinguishing between spirits'?

To one there is given through the Spirit a message of wisdom, to another a message of knowledge by means of the same Spirit, to another miraculous powers, to...

July 21 2013 1 Comment 1 Answer Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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How does God's sovereignty and mankind's free will relate in regards to salvation?

It is impossible for us to fully understand the relationship between God's sovereignty and man's free will and responsibility. Only God truly knows how they...

July 21 2013 4 Comments 5 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by Pam Johnson

How do we as christians deal with jealousy?

How do Christians deal with jealousy? That's a very honest question. I believe as a Christian that jealousy is recognized as one of Satan's schemes to get a...

July 21 2013 4 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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How can I avoid being a doubting Thomas?

We should thank God for the example of "doubting Thomas"! The famous story of the disciple Thomas, whose name literally means "doubter," is recorded in John...

July 21 2013 1 Comments 1 More Answer Follow Vote Up

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

Why didn't God destroy the devil when he sinned, and thus end the sin problem?

Humans (and Angels) sin, not because of the devil, but because of free will. We cannot blame the devil for our sins. We can only blame ourselves because we,...

July 21 2013 5 More Answers Follow Vote Up

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

Why didn't Adam and Eve die immediately?

The verse said, "when you eat from it you will certainly die." The verse didn't say, "when you eat from it you will die immediately."

July 21 2013 6 More Answers Follow Vote Up

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

What is the best description of who God is?

For us, humans, to give a description of God, is almost an impossible task. As humans have limited intellect, any description we propose may come close to,...

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

Is there forgiveness of sin for Jews today that die without accepting Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior?

The Jews celebrate Yom Kippur, ("Day of Atonement") which is the holiest day of the Jewish year. It is a day of communal fasting and praying for forgiveness...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What are the Ten Commandments?

The Ten Commandments (also known as the Decalogue) are ten laws in the Bible that God gave to the nation of Israel shortly after the exodus from Egypt. The...

July 20 2013 1 Comments 5 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What does it mean to be contrite? What is contrition?

The Bible speaks often of a contrite heart. In Isaiah 66:2, the Lord says, "These are the ones I look on with favor: those who are humble and contrite in...

July 20 2013 Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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How are we to submit to God?

In all the New Testament incidences where the word submit occurs, the word is translated from the Greek word hupotasso. The hupo means 'under' and the tasso...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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What does the Bible say about birth control? Should Christians use birth control?

Modern birth control methods were unknown in Bible times, and the Bible is, therefore, silent on the matter. The Bible does have quite a lot to say about...

July 20 2013 2 Comments 1 More Answer Follow Vote Up

Answer by Lisa Gallman

How do we as christians deal with jealousy?

Kelli...The word states, "We all have sinned and fallen short of the Glory of God" and with that being said, Exodus 20:17 states, "You shall not covet your...

July 20 2013 2 Comments 4 More Answers Follow Vote Up

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

How do we as christians deal with jealousy?

First and foremost, I recommend that you repent of jealousy. It is sin, and we need to recognize it as such. Look at James 3: 13-16, 13 Who is wise and...

July 20 2013 4 More Answers Follow Vote Up

Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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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...

July 20 2013 1 Comments 1 More Answer Follow Vote Up

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...

July 20 2013 1 More Answer Follow Vote Up

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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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