Why did God harden the heart of pharaoh?

Exodus 8:15 (NKJV), “But when Pharaoh saw that there was relief, he hardened his heart and did not heed them, as the LORD had said.”  It was the Lord’s mercy which caused Pharaoh to harden his own heart. Pharaoh didn’t want to lose the Israelites’ slave labor. When relief came, he thought he could do […]

May 6th, 2019|God, Faith, Miscellaneous Bible Questions|

What does the Bible say about tradition?

First ask, who established the tradition? Did God found the tradition or did men? If God told a group of people to do something and to repeat it at certain times, then the remembrance is holy and good. God’s arrangements are designed to keep us safe in His paths.

If men established it, it may or […]

Why were reincarnation beliefs removed from the scripture?

Reincarnation was never taught in the Bible.  God's doctrine of resurrection is far superior to reincarnation. Every precious human being is unique and will be resurrected in Christ's kingdom on earth. "All that are in their graves will hear His voice and come forth," John 5:28. Because everyone will be resurrected with his specific body […]

How can we say this is My First Birth? Is there a chance that we might to Born before and because of our Unfulfilled Karma we are back? What does the Bible say?

When God created Adam, God first formed Adam’s body, then breathed into his nostrils the breath of life. Adam became a living soul. (Genesis 2:7) He did not receive a soul. Additionally, souls die – they are not immortal. “The soul that sins, it shall die,” Ezekiel 18:4. The Bible does not teach transmigration of […]

What are Ancient Manuscripts? and why are they important?

Ancient manuscripts are texts “written” (Latin: scripta) “by hand” (Latin: manu) that date far back into the past.  Where biblical manuscripts are concerned, ancients manuscripts are very important because the older they are, the closer they tend to be to the original text.  ​

This is vital if we want to know what was actually said by […]

February 5th, 2019|Bible and Bible Characters, Miscellaneous Bible Questions|

When God appeared to Moses, the bush was on fire but was not burnt up. Question: what does that scene stand for?

When the bush was on fire but not consumed, it was an indication that something supernatural was happening. This unnatural occurrence attracted Moses’s attention.

Exodus 3:2-6, “And the Angel of the LORD appeared to him in a flame of fire from the midst of a bush. So he looked, and behold, the bush was burning with […]

February 1st, 2019|Bible and Bible Characters, Miracles, Miscellaneous Bible Questions|

What is the meaning of and who wrote Psalm 91?

The traditional Jewish thought is that Moses wrote Psalm 91. 

Moses wrote this during the 40 years of wilderness wandering. He experienced many dangers while leading over a million people through a hot desert without the protection of a large army or a permanent walled dwelling. During those years, Israel did see God’s punishment in the […]

January 29th, 2019|Miscellaneous Bible Questions, Prayer|

How can I deal with fear and its torments?

 

Yes, fear is tormenting. But, dear one, God does not want you to fear. Instead, remember 1 John 4:16 (NIV), “So we have come to know and to believe the love that God has for us. God is love.” ​

When we believe this truth, we trust and live in God’s love. “There is no fear in […]

Would you please explain 2 Corinthians 5:1-8? Are we alive or dead?

The Apostle is writing to the New Creation – not the natural man. He recognizes the new will as the New Creature, and the old body as its tent. Our natural bodies are much better than none, but still quite unsatisfactory. The New Creature cannot feel perfectly at home in it, but earnestly longs for […]

Did Satan create mosquitoes, flies, and scorpions? Was he so jealous of the relationship between man and the Lord, that he did this to hurt mankind?

Man now is exploring the technology of genetic modification to alter the inheritable characteristics of living creatures (even human babies). People involved with ethics in research are concerned about these developments.  

Man has never been good at predicting all the unintended consequences of his actions. Satan knows far, far more about genetics than any person […]

January 17th, 2019|Creation, Evolution, Miscellaneous Bible Questions|