Tag: the three worlds of Scripture

  • Biblical Principle #271: No False Oaths in God’s Name

    Biblical Principles List Principle God forbid Israel from swearing oaths falsely in His name. Explanation In the Law of Moses, GOD said: 12 You shall not swear by My name unjustly, nor shall you defile the name of your God: I am the Lord your God. Leviticus 19:12 OSB As we have previously established, GOD…

  • Biblical Principle #239: Israel to Not Speak Ill of Rulers

    Biblical Principles List Principle Under the Law of Moses, God commanded Israel to neither curse gods nor curse or speak badly against a ruler of Israel. Explanation This principle is based upon Exodus 22:28, which in most English Bibles, reads something like: 28 “You shall not curse God, nor curse a ruler of your people.…

  • Biblical Principle #234: Laws of Separation

    Biblical Principles List Principle In the Law of Moses, God told Israel to avoid mixing seed in one field, yoking different animal types, mixing fabrics in a garment, and cross-breeding animals. Explanation We previously established that GOD told Israel to be holy (separate) because He is holy. It follows that, in close proximity to this…

  • Biblical Principle #233: Israel to be Holy

    Biblical Principles List Principle In the Law of Moses, God commanded Israel to be holy because He is holy. Explanation We have previously established that GOD is holy and that GOD designed proper order for how He wants all creation to operate. Following the flood, when the second world order began at Babel, GOD assigned…

  • The Story of the Bible [That You’ve Never Heard Before]

    Can I tell you a story? A story so powerful that, if you pay attention, it will change your life? It’s the story of the Bible. Only, this story is probably different than anything you’ve ever heard. Before I tell you this story, I first need to answer a huge question, perhaps the very thing…

  • The Story of the Bible [That You’ve Never Heard Before, Part 2]

    Return to Part 1, The Story of the Bible [That You’ve Never Heard Before] Judgment, Recreation and the Third World Now that we’ve reframed Jesus’ church inside the context of the Bible narrative, let’s again zoom out to Scripture’s big picture. Scripture speaks of three “worlds.” Not in the sense of different planets, but rather…