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What the Biblical Text Meant and What It Means

Although we have to distinguish between the situation of the original hearers of the biblical message and the situation of the present listeners to the same message, the question is if the message is basically still the same or if it has to be adapted to the modern culture.

Author: 
Ekkehardt Mueller

What's in It for Me?

The Bible often speaks about the rewards God gives to His believers; does that not encourage a wrong motivation for serving Him?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

When Did the Seventy Weeks of Daniel 9:24 Begin?

Why the 70 weeks prophetic period began in 457 B.C.?

Author: 
William H. Shea

When Does the Sabbath Begin?

Sunset, midnight, morning? A brief visit with the principal texts dealing with this question and a notation about Jewish practice in NT times.

Author: 
Biblical Research Committee

Where Did We Get “Lucifer”?

The name Lucifer commonly refers to Satan, but I looked for it in my Bible and I couldn't find it. What am I overlooking?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Which Version Can We Trust?[1]

Reviews the history of how the Bible was preserved, concluding with observations on modern English versions.

Author: 
Arthur Ferch

Who's Responsible?

Why does Paul say that sin came into the world through Adam, when Eve was the first one to sin?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez - Retired

Why a Dove?

Why did the Spirit manifest Himself in the form of a dove at Jesus' baptism?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Why did God ask Abraham to offer his son?

Why did the Lord ask Abraham to offer his son as a sacrifice?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Why did God create Lucifer?

If God knew Lucifer was going to rebel, why did He create him?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

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