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Answer by Aurel Gheorghe

Why didn't god kill satan instead of Jesus?

I believe that God in His wisdom did not destroy Satan (but rather cast him out of haven) to demonstrate His infinite love, justice, and longsuffering. Since...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

Why lump cowards, murderers, "and all liars" together? (21:8)

Lying may seem at first reading more "trivial" than the other vices listed, but I would say that it merits such pre-eminence, considering that Satan (whom...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

Why lump cowards, murderers, "and all liars" together? (Revelation 21:8)

Lying may seem at first reading more "trivial" than the other vices listed, but I would say that it merits such pre-eminence, considering that Satan (whom...

7 days ago Follow Vote Up

Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

Why lump cowards, murderers, "and all liars" together? (21:8)

Lying may seem at first reading more "trivial" than the other vices listed, but I would say that it merits such pre-eminence, considering that Satan (whom...

7 days ago Follow Vote Up

Question by Jack Gutknecht , ABC/DTS graduate, guitar music ministry Baptist church

Why lump cowards, murderers, "and all liars" together? (Revelation 21:8)

5 He who was seated on the throne said, “I am making everything new!” Then he said, “Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true.” 6 He said...

Revelation 21:1 - 27

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Answer by James Kraft , 74 year old retired pipeline worker

What does it mean to truly follow Christ?

To follow Christ means we do not follow men. We listen to what He says, not to what men say. When Jesus said John 10-28-29, We believe what He said. That no...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

Why were babies dashed to pieces in Isaiah 13:16?

The cited verse is describing the treatment that would be visited upon the Babylonian empire when it would be conquered by the Medo-Persian empire. In...

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Answer by James Kraft , 74 year old retired pipeline worker

How can it be said that we have everlasting life when we still die?

John 5:24 Verily, verily, I say unto you, he that heareth my word, and believeth on Him that sent me, hath everlasting life. After our physical death our...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

What can we learn from King Ahab’s letting surrender an unspeakably cruel king, Ben Hadad, who started 2 wars vs. God’s people (1 Kings 20, 22)?

As indicated in the chapters cited in the question, despite the wickedness of Ahab as king of the northern kingdom of Israel, God had indicated to Ahab...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

What does it mean to be an idolater?

An idolater in the broadest sense is an individual who accords to any object, person (including oneself), or concept a greater honor and priority than the...

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Answer by Tim Maas , Retired Quality Assurance Specialist with the U.S. Army

Why didn't god kill satan instead of Jesus?

I would say that God did not kill or otherwise eliminate Satan (as well as the angels who joined him) at the time of his rebellion, because he was created as...

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Answer by Jack Gutknecht , ABC/DTS graduate, guitar music ministry Baptist church

Why does the psalmist in psalms 137:9 state, "Blessed is he who takes your little ones and dashes them against the rock"?

The writer of this Psalm 137 seems to be glad that babies would be injured. How could such a righteous writer rejoice over such a happening so tragic and...

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Question by Smarth Rawlings

Why didn't god kill satan instead of Jesus?

John 19:1 - 42

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Answer by Jack Gutknecht , ABC/DTS graduate, guitar music ministry Baptist church

How can God’s words be "unfolded"? (Psalm 119:130)

The word "entrance" (kjv) -- Strong's Concordance pethach: an opening, unfolding Original Word: פֵתַח (Hebrew is read from right to left) Part of Speech:...

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Question by Anonymous
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Why were babies dashed to pieces in Isaiah 13:16?

Isaiah 13:16 gives a very brutal description of babies being dashed to pieces. Did God command this, and why did this happen?

Isaiah 13:16

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Question by Laura McMyne

What does it mean to be an idolater?

1 Corinthians 10:1 - 22

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Answer by Tony Railton

What does the Bible say about doubt?

Doubt is something that is advised against as being not of faith. James says that anyone who doubts or is double minded won’t receive anything from the Lord....

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