Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Bloodline of Jesus – via David or Uriah?

The record of Jesus’ genealogy in Matthew is traced through Joseph. Jesus was fully accepted as Joseph’s son so He became the legal heir of his heritage through Solomon and David back to Abraham. However, Matthew’s gospel is particularly scathing … Continue reading

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TRINITY – ONE GOD OR THREE?

God said to Israel “Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God, the LORD is one.” Deut. 6:3. How did the One God of the Old Testament become a Trinity? Beginning with basic Bible teaching about the Lord Jesus Christ, ‘The Real … Continue reading

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THE CHERUBIM ON THE ARK

Why did God cause 2 cherubim to be placed over the mercy seat on the ark ? THE ARK & CHERUBIM EXPLANATION Ark contained the LAW Adam & Eve (Symbol of man and woman) were first to break God’s law … Continue reading

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BAPTISING ON BEHALF OF THE DEAD

Why does Paul refer to people baptising on behalf of the dead in 1 Cor. 15:29? Paul was using the logical argument form known as argumentum ad hominem—an argument based on what men were doing (or believed) at that time … Continue reading

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“How Does Paul Cite the Old Testament” by Ian McHaffie

How does Paul cite the Old Testament? Robin Jones came across the following statement by Andy Zoppelt and asked what I thought of it. I think he makes a very valid point about the untypical nature of the comment “saith … Continue reading

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Born Again

BORN AGAIN Changing the Way We See Things By the end of the Old Testament Israel had slipped into spiritual blindness. There has been a tendency to read the words of Ezra and Nehemiah as if the choices they made … Continue reading

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