Monthly Archives: December 2014

What three titles of Jesus reveal about His incarnation in John 1:1-18

John 1:9 “There was the true Light which, coming into the world, enlightens every man.” Introduction: The prologue or introduction to John’s Gospel in John 1:1-18 is among the post profound sections of scripture. Jesus is presented as none other than … Continue reading

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Understanding the Thorny Issue of Yahweh’s Commands to Destroy the Canaanites in the Book of Joshua: Framing a way to discuss and apply the issue

Introduction and Review: In the last post we began exploring what this blogger is calling: “The thorny issue of Yahweh’s commands to destroy the Canaanites in the Book of Joshua.” Skeptics and more particular, the so-called “New Atheists” have attempted … Continue reading

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Understanding the Thorny Issue of Yahweh’s Commands to Destroy the Canaanites in the Book of Joshua: Preliminary Considerations

Introduction: Recently this blogger has been engaging off and on with skeptics who have great issue with the texts of the Old Testament Book of Joshua wherein Yahweh commands Joshua and the Hebrews to destroy the Canaanites. Whenever one reads … Continue reading

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Historical background for the spiritual armor in Ephesians 6

wikipedia image Ephesians 6:10-13 “Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of His might. 11 Put on the full armor of God, so that you will be able to stand firm against the schemes of the devil. 12 For … Continue reading

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A closer look at four different types of prayer in 1 Timothy 2:1

1 Timothy 2:1 “First of all, then, I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men.” Today’s post is interested in looking at four different types of prayer described in 1 Timothy 2:1. The … Continue reading

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