why we've grouped some questions around passage exegesis?
In the face of God’s sovereignty and His very real desire that all are saved, the reality that repentance could become impossible for anyone seems contradictory. And yet, that is exactly what the Hebrews writer states1. Is there really a [more]
The first resurrection in Revelation is peculiar indeed. Of course, the Bible makes mention of many resurrections at different times, not the least of which is the resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. However, only once is the [more]Categories: Eschatology, PremillennialismTags: AD70, baptism, definitions, end times, judgment, kingdom, passage exegesis, premillennialism, prophecy
In his first letter to Timothy, Paul makes a statement that deserves a closer look. When he says in 1 Timothy 2:153 that women should be saved through childbearing some immediate questions might arise. For example, is Paul saying that [more]Categories: Christian Living, Salvation, WorshipTags: authority, church, egalitarianism, passage exegesis, righteousness, salvation
Jesus makes a statement about the hot and cold of Laodicea that apparently does not sit well with some. Dr. Chip Bennett is lead “pastor” for Grace Community Church in Sarasota, FL. In a recent [more]Categories: SalvationTags: definitions, false teachers, Jesus, passage exegesis, salvation, special revelation
As a phrase, the second death is only mentioned four times in the Bible. All of them occur in the book of Revelation1,2,3,4. One of these mentioning second death1 gives a fairly explicit definition. It states that the second death [more]Categories: EschatologyTags: AD70, definitions, end times, judgment, passage exegesis
1 God’s word builds up and prepares one for “the inheritance”. His word is the agent for all that are holy5,8 (e.g. sanctified). 2 [more]Categories: Christian TheologyTags: Bible, gospel, Old Testament, passage exegesis, Scripture, truth, Word of God
Judge not, that you be not judged.1 Right out of Jesus’ sermon on the mount and one of the most quoted phrases from scripture. It speaks to the issue of judging others. [more]Categories: Christian LivingTags: doctrine, false teachers, heart, judgment, passage exegesis, righteousness