Devoted to the study of the thoughts of ancient people and comparing their experiences to modern experiences simply by interpretation of their writings. This study was fueled by a condensed religious education through the sermons of the greatest preachers of our time and having access to sermons back to the protestant reformation years. It's fantastic to have all this material available now.
THE WRITTEN WORD The Importance of making one’s thoughts known by writing them down in order that someone might understand, is relatively new in the history of mankind. Yet for many generations now we express ourselves freely by the pen or more recently the text. It has become so normal that most written thoughts are ignored or more likely not
Our Eternal Future It’s of great interest to almost everyone — what becomes of us upon our death? There are many interpretations from Biblical Stories and other believable ancient media regarding an afterlife, but no particular story that can bring everybody together to a common agreement — that is – what becomes of us upon our death? After the
Did early claimed Christians believe in the immortality of the soul? COGwriter The vast majority in the Greco-Roman faiths of Roman Catholicism,Eastern Orthodoxism, and Protestantism believe that humans have an immortal soul. Yet, the Continuing Church of God does not. Did early Christians? What does the Bible teach? What was that the teaching of early church leaders often venerated as
It is often stated, “I’m not religious but I am spiritual.” Is there a difference between ‘religious’ and ‘spiritual’? Most definitely there is a unique difference. One who is religious is not necessarily spiritual, however the implication would be that religious people are spiritual, or they would not seek alliance in an organization that teaches one aspect of spirituality. In
How can we possibly relate to the age of biblical persons like Methuselah in Genesis 5:27 ‘So all the days of Methuselah were nine hundred and sixty-nine years, and then he died’. Now, most of us are aware that Sarah was 90 years old when she gave birth to Isaac, making Abraham 99 when he sired and impregnated his
Our Eternal Future It’s of great interest to almost everyone what becomes of us upon our death. There are many interpretations from Biblical Stories, but no particular story that can bring everybody together to a common agreement. This is not unnatural because the answer, like all spiritual matters is not exact science. No one really knows. Although many have
Eve’s Beginning The Adam and Eve Story: Eve Came From Where? Adam and Eve in the Bible Biblical Archaeology Society Staff • 01/02/2017 This Bible History Daily feature was originally published in 2015.—Ed. “So the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and he slept; then he took one of his ribs and closed up its
Nutritional Laws What should we make of the nutritional laws of the Old Testament??? From Leviticus 11: 7 And the swine, though he divide the hoof, and be clovenfooted, yet he cheweth not the cud; he is unclean to you. 8 Of their flesh shall ye not eat, and their carcase shall ye not touch; they are unclean to you.
WHO WROTE THE PENTATEUCH? In this website many ideas will be presented regarding the interpretation of Bible stories that are fused into our brains. E.g. that Moses wrote the Pentateuch is a commonly believed and taught doctrine. This is a simple interpretation based on the belief that Moses was in charge during the Exodus and the 40 years in the
COMMANDMENTS – GRAVEN IMAGES Exodus 20 is the chapter that lists the 10 commandments of the Christian Faith. In particular, here is the second commandment, which has been ignored or struck out: 4Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the