History & Culture

History of the Christian Church II (Church History Series

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 12.24 MB Downloadable formats: PDF This contradicts Leviticus 25:40, which states that masters must release all such slaves on the jubilee year (every fiftieth year). Note Matthew 5:27,28; Proverbs 6:25; Philippians 4:8; Mark 7:20-23; Romans 13:13,14; Galatians 5:19-21; 1 Peter 4:1-4 — “lascivious” or “licentious” = anything that causes or tends to arouse sexual excitement, desire, or lust between people not married to one another. After completing his revision of the Latin text of the New Testament at Rome at the behest of Pope Damasus, Jerome went to Bethlehem and produced a version of the Old Testament. [...]

Light in the Darkness

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 13.46 MB Downloadable formats: PDF But God rejected Abram's mode of providing himself with an heir. Part of the problem is that we have false ideas about what slavery was really like. But God's shocking message to His people is, "Ye have robbed me" (Malachi 3:8). Don't assume there are many interpretations of a biblical passage. The Septuagint is important as the first written translation of the Hebrew Bible; as a repository of otherwise unobtainable data about the beliefs, practices, and language of Hellenistic Judaism; and as an influence on the thinking of subsequent, primarily (although not exclusively) Christian religious thinkers. [...]

The Westminster Theological Wordbook of the Bible

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.40 MB Downloadable formats: PDF This book is a consumately scholarly book, yet a surprisingly easy and fun read - and it is fascinating indeed for the story it tells - and tells without the slightest hint of axe-grinding, one way or another. Wilson, Sociological Approaches to the Old Testament, 30-53 (1984); P. Genesis begins with this phrase as a reminder of the existence of God; it emphasizes the fact that man is not alone. But this harlot religious system is a company of people who have left their first love. Since the Psalms were actually translated from the New Latin Psalter (1944–1945) of the professors of the Pontifical Biblical Institute at Rome, Psalms is in the process of being newly translated (1990) from the Hebrew. [...]

The Apostolic Church: In The Twenty-First Century

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 7.10 MB Downloadable formats: PDF And then the Lion of Judah shall reign in His Messianic Kingdom! Most Karaite translations of the Bible date back to the 10th and 11th centuries, a time in which scholarly Karaite activity reached its zenith. There are other Scriptures that show us how to know when to obey earthly authority and when not to. The Bible tells how the apostle Paul once dealt with one of these deceivers, a sorcerer and false prophet who led people astray. “ Paul, filled with the Holy Spirit, looked intently at him and said, ’O full of all deceit and all fraud, you son of the devil, you enemy of all righteousness, will you not cease perverting the straight ways of the Lord? [...]

The Window to the Truth of the Bible: A Grandmother's Essays

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.78 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Jesus brought a very solemn warning about this reckless and careless attitude. Is. 7:14: "The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel." It is remarkable that in spite of the excessively large number of biblical characters referred to by the title of prophet because God spoke to them, and the figures of the prophets who were sent to the Arab tribes (e.g., *Hud, Sālih), the three great prophets, Isaiah, Jeremiah, and Ezekiel, are unknown. [...]

The Unholy in Holy Scripture: The Dark Side of the Bible

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.52 MB Downloadable formats: PDF He lived with Aquila and Priscilla, preaching in the synagogue until those that opposed him forced him to move in a house next door. However, what was I blaspheming: church practice, the sensibilities of adopters, or the truths of the Bible? Revelation chapter 17 speaks of the destruction of the world�s false religious system and chapter 18 speaks of the fall of the world�s financial system. Hebrews 11:7 summarizes the principle… By faith Noah, being warned by God about things not yet seen, in reverence prepared an ark for the salvation of his household, by which he condemned the world, and became an heir of the righteousness which is according to faith. (He 11:7) Comment: Notice this verse begins and ends with faith. [...]

Of Unconscious Consequences: Solving The Enigma Of Jephthah

Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 14.05 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Please submit as many details as possible on how to reproduce the problem you are having. Such remnants of covenant should not be surprising, as similar remnants of truth regarding the Genesis Flood can be found in most pagan cultures. Consider the grammar of the English. History of the English Bible in English. 3rd ed.; Revell, 1978. But, if this doesn't bring you into closer contact with the Word of God, the whole impression will be gone in three months. 2. [...]

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Format: Paperback Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 11.96 MB Downloadable formats: PDF The Book of Jubilees counted 400 years from Abraham's entry into Canaan. Only toward the end of the period have more ambitious "theologies" begun to become frequent again. The fact is that we are all minimalists—at least, when it comes to the patriarchal period and the settlement. The relief depicts Shishak standing before the god Amon, Shishak’s arm raised in the act of smiting captives. In matters of style, the commentary relies mainly on Lowth and Herder (see the summary of Mendelssohn's aesthetic views in the preface to Ex. 15). [...]

Moses: A Stranger Among Us

Format: Print Length Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 6.49 MB Downloadable formats: PDF Far from being a stuffy or boring book, the Bible is the inspired and authoritative Word of God, helpful in building us up so that we may serve, love and glorify God and His Son, Jesus Christ, as we are intended to do. When Cody asked about where such a bone might have come from, the Indian replied that long ago a race of giants had lived in the area. They squabbled and squabbled some more, and were able to come to almost no agreement among themselves. To understand fully, start small and extend outward: verse, passage, chapter, book, author and testament/covenant. 2. [...]

The Concept of the Messiah in the Scriptures of Judaism and

Format: Hardcover Language: English Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub Size: 9.98 MB Downloadable formats: PDF There is evidence that as early as the second half of the second millennium, the classical literary texts of Mesopotamia were beginning to assume standardized form. Isaac Landman (New York: Universal Jewish Encyclopedia Co., Inc.,1948), 5, 504. 20. NIV John 8:32 "And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free." Don't assume a parable or story just because it seems vague. ABSTRACT: This directory describes 25 innovative programs, in the public schools of North Carolina, which impact minority and equity issues. [...]