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Question by Ezra King , Ezra King

Why didn't Adam and Eve die immediately?

God said to Adam and Eve, "In the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surely die." Why didn't they die that day?

Genesis 2:17

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Answer by Ezra King , Ezra King

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

1 Corinthians 4:9 Because sin was something completely new in God's universe, and its inhabitants did not understand it. Probably even Lucifer himself did...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Should a Christian tithe off miscellaneous income, e.g. inheritance, gifts, winnings, tax refunds, legal settlements, etc.?

Whether or not a Christian should give a percentage of an inheritance-or for that matter any source of income-to the church or other Christian ministry is...

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Answer by Nanners Blank

How can I resist doing the wrong things?

The easiest most simple way, prayer and daily study of scripture. When you write Gods word on your heart, it not only encourages you, but speaks to you when...

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Answer by Tim Beeker

What do the names David, Bathsheba, and Solomon have to do with the Messiah?

The key to the question is the word "names." David = "Beloved" Bathsheba = "Daughter of the oaths" Solomon = "Peace" The beloved, the daughter of the oaths,...

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Answer by Tim Beeker

Is it possible to enter into the kingdom of God without water baptism?

One is baptised through the washing of the water of the Word, rather than being dunked in some water. It is the integration of the Word into one's life that...

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Answer by Paul Jass

Is it possible to enter into the kingdom of God without water baptism?

Take a look at the definition of the term "baptism": In addition to being sanctified, it is being initiated. Water is simply one form of baptism.

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

What do the names David, Bathsheba, and Solomon have to do with the Messiah?

Matthew 1 recounts the genealogy of Jesus, the Messiah. We can see in the following verses that David and Bathsheba became the parents of Solomon, and as the...

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Answer by Chris Eleam , Chris Eleam

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

Excellent question Ezra, The issue raised in Eden was a moral issue,consider how so. It is evident that the spirit son who became Satan knew Jehovah as a God...

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Answer by Anonymous
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Is it possible to enter into the kingdom of God without water baptism?

In Matthew 3:15, regarding His baptism with water, The Lord told John, "Permit it at this time; for in this way it is fitting for us to fulfill all...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Did God create other people in addition to Adam and Eve?

There is no indication anywhere in the Bible that God created any humans other than Adam and Eve. In Genesis 2 we read, "This is the account of the heavens...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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If God knew that Satan would rebel and Adam and Eve would sin, why did He create them?

This is a two-part question. The first part is "Did God know Satan would rebel?" We know from Scripture that God is omniscient, which literally means...

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Answer by S. Michael Houdmann , Got Questions Ministries
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Why did God create such a vast universe and other planets if there is only life on Earth?

The question of whether God created life on other planets is certainly fascinating. Psalm 19:1 says that "the heavens declare the glory of God, and the...

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Answer by Tim Beeker

What does Paul mean by "that day"?

A good hint is found in v. 7. Who is the restrainer? When is the restrainer removed? Found out what the name "Jacob" means, and do not settle on Augustine's...

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Answer by Johnnatta Giles , Spirit Filled Christian

What does Paul mean by "that day"?

They were worried they were being left behind seeing how they were troubled that they missed that day It would be talking about the rapture. The rapture...

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Answer by Johnnatta Giles , Spirit Filled Christian

What does the Bible say about using a surrogate mother to have a child?

God gives and withholds life. This is something I had to realize when I was ready to become a mother again. I am to doctors someone who cannot have kids. I...

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