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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©1999 Some translations of Luke 10:1 say “70 disciples,” while others say “72 disciples.” Which is correct? Rev. Harris attempts to answer this seeming contradiction. ...Read More...

  • As we enter the new millennium, many people are talking about the future. According to the Bible there is one future event all Christians will attend. It is called The Judgment Seat of Christ. What do...Read More...

  • Our church is very strong against drinking in any form, and I don’t drink— mostly because of what I have seen when alcohol destroyed several members of my family and a marriage. But I also concur with...Read More...

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  • By: Dr. Dillon Burroughs; ©2018

    Skeptics suggest believing in the resurrection of Jesus from the dead is like believing in the tooth fairy or Easter bunny. It might be a nice story—but it certainly isn’t true. Are there convincing reasons to believe in the resurrection of Jesus? With more than two billion adherents worldwide and continued growth after 2,000 years, […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2016

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2004 A viewer comments on 2 Corinthians 5:17, “I know I’ve been born again, but I cannot honestly say that ‘the old things have passed away.’ Help me to understand all of this.” Rev. Sam Harris tackles that task. “Old Things Have Passed Away” Question: I have been a Christian for […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2015

      Question: In John 21:15 – 17, why did Jesus ask Peter three times if he loved Him? Answer: I’m glad you asked this question. We just recently considered this very same pas­sage in our Sunday School class. Our overall theme was that Jesus is willing to forgive and restore believers who have sinned against […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2013

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2003 Rev. Harris responds to a teenager’s question about how to put “feet” to the command to “take up your cross and follow Me” (Matt. 16:24). How Do I “Take Up My Cross”? Question: As teenagers, several of my friends in our youth group and I have committed to daily Bible […]

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    Why is it Important to Be Sure Where You Will Spend Eternity? By: Dr. Erwin Lutzer Why Is it Important to Be Sure Where You Will Spend Eternity? Is the faith that people have in God going to get them into Heaven ? Matthew 7 says, ‘I’m sorry. I never knew you,’ here’s what His message […]

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  • By: Dr. John Weldon; ©2013

    By: John Ankerberg and John Weldon; ©2005 In John 1:1, the New World Translation of the Jehovah’s Witnesses inserts the word “a” in an attempt to deny Christ’s deity. What do the experts say about whether or not this is a valid translation? Contents 1 Jehovah’s Witnesses and John 1:1 1.1 Question: 1.2 Answer: 2 […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2001 Rev. Sam Harris explains each phrase of John 2:4 to point out what Jesus would have meant when he said the words. Jesus at Cana: What did He Mean? Question: I’m a little confused; I don’t understand the language or the meaning of John 2:4—Jesus was speaking to his mother […]

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  • By: The John Ankerberg Show; ©

    As we enter the new millennium, many people are talking about the future. According to the Bible there is one future event all Christians will attend. It is called The Judgment Seat of Christ. What does the Bible say is the purpose of this judgment? What will happen when each Christian stands before God? Are […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2013

    Question: I have enjoyed reading through the Psalms until I came across Psalm 40:1, which reads: “I waited patiently for the Lord, and He inclined to me, and heard my cry.” I am not a patient person! I have difficulty with being patient. I pray for patience and all I seem to get are additional […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2000 What did Simeon mean when he used those words in Luke 2:29? Rev. Harris explains two meanings and makes his choice of the one he feels fits the context best. “Now Let Me Depart in Peace” Question: In our Sunday School class just before Christmas, we were studying the story […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2013

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©1999 Was this verse part of the original manuscripts? If it was not, does that do damage to the doctrine of the “Trinity” as taught in Scripture? Rev. Harris explains. Should 1 John 5:7 be used to “prove” the Trinity? Question: I am a firm believer in the Trinity. One verse […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2013

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©1999 Matthew 13:55-56 mentions Jesus “brothers and sisters.” Did He have biological siblings, or is this referring to “cousins,” or “half-brothers,” or “spiritual siblings”? Rev. Harris explains the various theories, and give a Scriptural response. Did Jesus Have Brothers and Sisters? Question: In Matthew 13:55 & 56, isn’t this talking about […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©1999 Some translations of Luke 10:1 say “70 disciples,” while others say “72 disciples.” Which is correct? Rev. Harris attempts to answer this seeming contradiction. In Luke 10:1 some versions say “72 disciples,” while others say “70 disciples.” Which is right? Question: “The preacher was speaking on Luke 10:1, and read […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©

    Question: In Matthew 1:1-16, it mentions 14 generations 3 times, then in verse 17 it says again 14 generations 3 times for a total of 42. But when you count there are only 41 generations. Could you please explain this to me? Answer: This is a very interesting question! The counting of generations in verses […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2003 A reader questions why Jesus would have called the Temple “a den of thieves” or “a robber’s den.” Rev. Harris helps us understand. The Temple: A Robber’s Den? Question: This may sound like a dumb question, but your column is titled “Bibles for Dummies,” so I am asking you this […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©

    Our church is very strong against drinking in any form, and I don’t drink— mostly because of what I have seen when alcohol destroyed several members of my family and a marriage. But I also concur with my church’s stand. Our preacher recently preached on the passage in John 2:1-12 where Jesus performed His first […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©

    For 4 Reasons the Church Still Matters please CLICK HERE Question: I’m confused! I was reading through Proverbs one evening, as a part of my devotions, and ran across the phrase in Proverbs 6:16 “There are six things which the Lord hates. . . .” That shocked me! How could a God who is all […]

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  • By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©

    By: Rev. Sam Harris; ©2001 Why would Jesus tell the “daughters of Jerusalem” to weep for themselves? Rev. Harris explores the deeper meanings and present-day implications in these words of Jesus found in Luke 23:26-31. “Weep…for Yourselves ” Question: My husband and I were reading Luke 23:26-31, recently in our daily Bible read­ing. There seems […]

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  • By: The John Ankerberg Show; ©

    By: Staff; ©2002 Jesus said that, just as Jonah was in the belly of the great fish, so He would be in the grave for three days and three nights. Now, if Jesus was crucified on Friday and rose on Sunday, where do you get three days and three nights? Is that a lie, a […]

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