Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Star of Bethlehem

Many theories abound concerning the star of Bethlehem. Was it a complicated alignment of planets or could the answer be something much simpler ? Matt. 2:1-2 says “Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We … Continue reading

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The Missing Women at the Last Supper

Did Jesus only share the Last Supper with his twelve male disciples? This would be unusual when the Passover was an event which included the entire family. We know that the mother of Jesus was present in Jerusalem at the … Continue reading

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In the Bosom of Jesus

 A closer look at the text of the Last Supper reveals that the Beloved Disciple was not  lying on Jesus bosom, they were in it. IN THE BOSOM OF JESUS IN THE BOSOM OF GOD “There was at table one … Continue reading

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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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BAPTISING ON BEHALF OF THE DEAD

Why does Paul refer to people baptising on behalf of the dead in 1 Cor. 15:29? 1st Corinthians contains many matters the church had written to Paul about as chapter 7:1 says “Now for the matters you wrote about”.   In … Continue reading

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Under The Banner of Love – Mary Magdalene Author of the Fourth Gospel

INTRODUCTION This research presents the evidence that Mary Magdalene was the ‘Beloved Disciple’ whose identity is revealed at the foot of the cross. For almost 2,000 years the incorrect naming of the Fourth Gospel as ‘The Gospel According to John’ … 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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