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by Christian2
Sat Feb 02, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: Christian Theology
Topic: The Kingdom of God and the death of Jesus
Replies: 10
Views: 225

Re: The Kingdom of God and the death of Jesus

Thanks to all who replied.
by Christian2
Sat Feb 02, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: The Bible and Scripture
Topic: Who sends the Counselor/Comforter/Advocate?
Replies: 2
Views: 86

Who sends the Counselor/Comforter/Advocate?

John 14: 16 And I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Counselor to be with you forever. John 16: 7 Nevertheless, I am telling you the truth. It is for your benefit that I go away, because if I don’t go away the Counselor will not come to you. If I go, I will send Him to you . Is this a...
by Christian2
Sat Feb 02, 2019 6:32 am
Forum: Christian Theology
Topic: The Kingdom of God and the death of Jesus
Replies: 10
Views: 225

The Kingdom of God and the death of Jesus

Jesus spoke often about the Kingdom of God.

Does Jesus' death and resurrection have anything to do with one's entrance into the Kingdom of God?

Thanks.
by Christian2
Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:55 am
Forum: The Bible and Scripture
Topic: Isaiah 54:1
Replies: 4
Views: 447

Re: Isaiah 54:1

Philip wrote:
Wed Jan 09, 2019 4:34 pm
Here are some Bible commentaries on this verse: https://biblehub.com/commentaries/isaiah/54-1.htm
Thank you.
by Christian2
Wed Jan 09, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: The Bible and Scripture
Topic: Isaiah 54:1
Replies: 4
Views: 447

Re: Isaiah 54:1

Isaiah 54:1 “Rejoice, childless one, who did not give birth; burst into song and shout, you who have not been in labor! For the children of the forsaken one will be more than the children of the married woman ,” says the Lord. What does the bold and underlined verse mean? Thanks. Wow, lots of views...
by Christian2
Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: The Bible and Scripture
Topic: Isaiah 54:1
Replies: 4
Views: 447

Isaiah 54:1

Isaiah 54:1

“Rejoice, childless one, who did not give birth;
burst into song and shout,
you who have not been in labor!
For the children of the forsaken one will be more
than the children of the married woman
,”
says the Lord.

What does the bold and underlined verse mean?

Thanks.
by Christian2
Sun Jan 06, 2019 7:29 am
Forum: Christian Theology
Topic: Who raised Jesus from the dead?
Replies: 8
Views: 706

Re: Who raised Jesus from the dead?

Does this make sense? Did Jesus raise Himself from the grave or did God do it? by Brad Huston Before this question can be addressed directly, we must first agree upon what we mean when we say “God,” and we must agree upon the nature of Jesus. Jesus is, by His very nature, God (Phil. 2:6). “God” is ...
by Christian2
Sun Jan 06, 2019 6:17 am
Forum: Christian Theology
Topic: Who raised Jesus from the dead?
Replies: 8
Views: 706

Re: Who raised Jesus from the dead?

Does this make sense? Did Jesus raise Himself from the grave or did God do it? by Brad Huston Before this question can be addressed directly, we must first agree upon what we mean when we say “God,” and we must agree upon the nature of Jesus. Jesus is, by His very nature, God (Phil. 2:6). “God” is n...
by Christian2
Sat Jan 05, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: Christian Theology
Topic: Who raised Jesus from the dead?
Replies: 8
Views: 706

Re: Who raised Jesus from the dead?

RickD wrote:
Sat Jan 05, 2019 9:20 am
What are you having an issue with, that you feel needs to be reconciled?
Jesus said He would raise himself. Other texts say that God raised Him, or the Holy Spirit raised Him.
by Christian2
Sat Jan 05, 2019 8:13 am
Forum: Christian Theology
Topic: Who raised Jesus from the dead?
Replies: 8
Views: 706

Who raised Jesus from the dead?

Who raised Jesus from the dead? God did: "In Him you were also circumcised with the circumcision made without hands...by the circumcision of Christ, buried with Him in baptism, in which you also were raised with Him through faith in the working of God, who raised Him from the dead. (Colossians 2:11-...
by Christian2
Sun Nov 04, 2018 6:39 am
Forum: The Bible and Scripture
Topic: What does John 20:23 mean?
Replies: 5
Views: 331

Re: What does John 20:23 mean?

Philip wrote:
Sat Nov 03, 2018 9:31 am
Christian2, that is a great question! Read this: https://www.gotquestions.org/John-20-23.html
Good article. Thank you.
by Christian2
Sat Nov 03, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: The Bible and Scripture
Topic: What does John 20:23 mean?
Replies: 5
Views: 331

What does John 20:23 mean?

John 20: 21 Jesus said to them again, “Peace to you! As the Father has sent Me, I also send you.” 22 After saying this, He breathed on them and said,[d] “Receive the Holy Spirit. 23 If you forgive the sins of any, they are forgiven them; if you retain the sins of any, they are retained .” Surely the...
by Christian2
Fri Aug 24, 2018 8:16 am
Forum: Christian Theology
Topic: Trinity. What is the difference between Being and persons?
Replies: 7
Views: 358

Trinity. What is the difference between Being and persons?

The Trinity teaches there is one Being in three persons.

What is the difference between Being and persons?

Thank you.
by Christian2
Fri Jun 01, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: The Bible and Scripture
Topic: Revelation 2: who is being spoken of in this verse?
Replies: 3
Views: 396

Re: Revelation 2: who is being spoken of in this verse?

Thanks. I am still reading commentaries.
by Christian2
Sun May 27, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: The Bible and Scripture
Topic: Revelation 2: who is being spoken of in this verse?
Replies: 3
Views: 396

Revelation 2: who is being spoken of in this verse?

Revelation 2: To the angel of the church in Ephesus write: These are the words of him who holds the seven stars in his right hand and walks among the seven golden lampstands. 2 I know your deeds, your hard work and your perseverance. I know that you cannot tolerate wicked people, that you have teste...