Why does Scripture emphasize the right hand of God?


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Shea S. Michael Houdmann Supporter Got Questions Ministries
The Scripture has several words translated "right" and the usage of the term, "right hand" ranges from a direction, to the opposite of wrong, what is just or what conforms to an established standar...

July 01 2013 1 response Vote Up Share Report

Mini Keith Simons
The right side of the host was the place where the most important guest sat at a meal.  Thus, the right hand side became the place of greatest honour.

See http://www.usefulbible.com/hebrews/christ-at-god-right-side.htm

July 06 2013 0 responses Vote Up Share Report

Stringio Gary Patton People Development Coach to Christians
The "right" side to ancient people groups was also the side of "trustworthiness" because it was unprotected by a warrior's shield and fully open.

September 14 2013 0 responses Vote Up Share Report

1372935339 Alice Siew
To be at the right hand means to be equal to the person you stood or seated by.

September 14 2013 0 responses Vote Up Share Report

Mini Blessing Bisong
Beautiful answers. His right hand is also his Church. His right hand and his Holy arm has gotten him the victory. Whenever we go out there and minister to the lost and they receive salvation and deliverance, satan falls as lightening, we operate as the arm of The Lord. His right hand is the five fold ministry, in Ephesians 4 : 11' as we all flow in those spiritual graces in any local assembly, that is the right hand of The Lord. That is why the 5- fold ministry are not titles, - they are ministering graces to edify The Lord's Church. May The Lord increase these graces in our congregations in in these Endtimes, so that the kingdom of darkness can be brought down. Amen.

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