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Category Archives: Textual varients
Spiritual Growth: (#3) Motivation/Necessity
Johnny Ramsey was one of the instructors when I attended Brown Trail School of Preaching. One of his classes was General Epistles (James – Jude). He taught us to remember each chapter by one key point. He provided the following … Continue reading
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Turning The King’s Heart
“The King’s heart is in the hand of the LORD, Like the rivers of water; He turns it wherever He wishes” (Proverbs 21:1). What does this mean? Does this mean that every action of a king (or country leader) is … Continue reading
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Beatitudes of Revelation: Do His Commandments
“Blessed are those who do His commandments, that they may have the right to the tree of life, and may enter through the gates into the city” (Revelation 22:14 NKJV). “Blessed are those who wash their robes, that they may … Continue reading
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The Ethiopian Eunuch’s Confession (Acts 8:37)
“And the eunuch said, ‘See here is water. What hinders me from being baptized?’” (Acts 8:36). “Then Philip said, ‘If you believe with all your heart, you may.’ And he answered and said, ‘I believe that Jesus Christ is the … Continue reading
The Last Verses of Mark (Mark 16:9-20)
“Go into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature. He who believes and is baptized will be saved; but he who does not believe will be condemned” (Mark 16:15-16). Do these verses belong in the Bible? Are … Continue reading
Posted in Apologetics, baptism, Evidence, Miracles, Plan of salvation, Textual varients Tagged alexandrius, baptism, canon, diatessaron, early christian writings, eusebius, f.f. bruce no doctrine affected, irenaeus, john burgon, justin martyr, list major textual varients, manuscript evidence, Mark 16:9-20, miracles, peshitta syriac translation, sinaiticus, tertullian, the last verses of mark, titian, unique words, vaticanus, vaticanus leaves a space, vocabulary differences Leave a comment
How Does God Give Souls to Jesus?
“My Father, who has given them to Me…” (John 10:29) – several passages speak of the fact that the Father has given souls to His Son (see John 6:37-39; 10:28-29; 17:11-12; 18:9). The question is: “How does God give to … Continue reading
Words Mean Something
In Lexington, Kentucky, in the year 1843, Alexander Campbell debated Nathan L. Rice, a Presbyterian. The debate occurred between the dates of November 15th and December 2. The daily sessions, on most days, was from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Six issues were debated: (1) The action … Continue reading
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