Tag: scribes

  • Biblical Principle #109: There are Multiple Biblical Text Families

    Biblical Principles List Principle There are multiple text families of the Bible’s writings. Explanation Origin of the Hebrew Scriptures We previously established that the Bible is a compilation of numerous writings which were written over the span of about 1,500 years and that these writings were spread and preserved through scribes making copies. The ancient…

  • Biblical Principle #108: The Biblical Writings were Copied by Scribes

    Biblical Principles List Principle The biblical writings were copied by scribes. Explanation We previously established that the Bible is a compilation of numerous writings which were written over the span of about 1,500 years. The biblical writings were penned by descendants of Abraham, to whom GOD promised blessings for Abraham’s obedience. The Bible tells the…

  • Does the Bible Foretell Three Comings of Jesus?

    We know that the Bible describes the second coming of Jesus. But, based on what we’ve seen so far in our study, does the Bible also foretell a third coming of Jesus? … Welcome to post 24 in my rethinking Christian eschatology series! These posts are written to build on each other, so if you’ve not…

  • The Amazing Truth about Jesus’ Greatest Second Coming Prophecy [part 1]

    Last post, I provided a consolidated end-to-end account of the recorded events from two days before Jesus’ crucifixion. (If you’ve not read that post, pause here and go read it now before you continue. It’s important context you’ll need here.) Now, it’s time to study all that Jesus revealed on that important day. … Welcome…

  • The Amazing Truth about Jesus’ Greatest Second Coming Prophecy [part 2]

    Welcome to part 2 of a 5-part study of Jesus’ most in-depth teaching about His second coming, the resurrection and the judgment. The events we are studying occurred two days before Jesus’ crucifixion. This is the 20th post in my series on rethinking Christian eschatology. If you’ve not already read the previous posts, I invite…

  • The Amazing Truth about Jesus’ Greatest Second Coming Prophecy [part 3]

    Welcome to part 3 of a 5-part study of Jesus’ most in-depth teaching about His second coming, the resurrection and the judgment. The events we are studying occurred two days before Jesus’ crucifixion. Here are links to the previous parts of this post: … This is the 21st post in my series on rethinking Christian…

  • The Amazing Truth about Jesus’ Greatest Second Coming Prophecy [part 4]

    Welcome to part 4 of a 5-part study of Jesus’ most in-depth teaching about His second coming, the resurrection and the judgment. The events we are studying occurred two days before Jesus’ crucifixion. Here are links to the previous parts of this post: This post resumes in the midst of section 17 of 25 regarding…

  • The Amazing Truth about Jesus’ Greatest Second Coming Prophecy [part 5]

    Welcome to the conclusion of our study of Jesus’ most in-depth teaching about His second coming, the resurrection and the judgment. These events occurred two days before Jesus’ crucifixion. Here are links to the previous parts of this post: … This is the 23rd part of my series on rethinking Christian eschatology. The posts build…

  • How to be an Effective Church Teacher (Top 10 Tips)

    What makes for a good church teacher? In the post entitled “The Role of Teachers in the Church,” we observed that teachers play a very important role within the church because they help others grow in their knowledge of and relationship with GOD. I also noted that the Scripture warns that not many should become…

  • October 28 – Jesus’ Strong Rebukes

    Reading Luke 11:37-54; 12:1-59; 13:1-17 Devotional Jesus is very much a loving Person. He is GOD and GOD is love (1 John 4:8). Jesus demonstrated His great love and compassion every day He walked the earth, healing and teaching others, giving of Himself. It is equally important that we recognize that Jesus was very direct…