Is It Unbiblical For Christians To Obey Public Health Regulations?

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the New Living Translation). Many conservative Christians are eternally combating public health measures (as well as public health officials) put in place to curtail the spread of deadly communicable diseases within the population. Whether it’s apathy/antipathy towards vaccination, resistance towards lockdown/ isolation/quarantine, or outright disdain for theContinue reading “Is It Unbiblical For Christians To Obey Public Health Regulations?”

What Does The Bible Say About Polygamy? How Should The Church Handle Polygamists Within Its Fold?

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the New Century Version). Anthropologically, polygamy is defined as marriage between one person and two or more spouses simultaneously. It exists in two main forms: polygyny, where one man is married to several women, and polyandry, where one woman is married to several men (Miriam Koktvedgaard Zeitzen,Continue reading “What Does The Bible Say About Polygamy? How Should The Church Handle Polygamists Within Its Fold?”

An Exposition On The Book Of Life

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the New International Version). The book of life is known by most Christians to contain the names of saved people. The generality of Christians actually believe that names of people are written in the book of life after they become saved. Such people believe God is currentlyContinue reading “An Exposition On The Book Of Life”

Examining The Scriptures To Understand The Purpose Of The Mosaic Law

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the New King James Version). When God made the covenant of law with Israel on Mount Sinai, he didn’t intend for it to be everlasting. This is because the covenant of grace which God made with Abraham some four centuries before was an everlasting covenant that couldContinue reading “Examining The Scriptures To Understand The Purpose Of The Mosaic Law”

The Letter Kills, But The Spirit Gives Life: The Contrast Between The Old And The New Covenant

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the New King James Version). 2 Corinthians 3:5 Not that we are sufficient of ourselves to think of anything as being from ourselves, but our sufficiency is from God, 2 Corinthians 3:6 who also made us sufficient as ministers of the new covenant, not of the letterContinue reading “The Letter Kills, But The Spirit Gives Life: The Contrast Between The Old And The New Covenant”

How Do We Determine The Parts Of The Old Testament That Are Still Relevant And To Be Observed? Rightly Dividing The Word Of Truth!

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the New King James Version). The Bible contains two divisions basically- the old and the new testaments. The old testament contains the history of creation, the fall of mankind, the destruction of the antediluvian world, mankind’s second beginning with Noah, the call of Abraham and God’s covenantContinue reading “How Do We Determine The Parts Of The Old Testament That Are Still Relevant And To Be Observed? Rightly Dividing The Word Of Truth!”

Did The New Testament Begin During The Lifetime Of The Lord Jesus Christ Or After His Death And Resurrection?

(Except otherwise stated, all Bible quotations are from the New King James Version). We know the old covenant God made with Israel became obsolete with the first advent of Jesus Christ, when God decided to make a new covenant with Israel and the rest of mankind. What most believers don’t understand clearly is when theContinue reading “Did The New Testament Begin During The Lifetime Of The Lord Jesus Christ Or After His Death And Resurrection?”

There Are No Longer Laws Regulating When A Newborn Child Is To Be Named Or Dedicated, As Well As When A Parturient Woman Is To Resume Corporate Worship: The Benefits Of The Liberty In Christ Over The Bondage Of The Mosaic Law

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the New International Version). The Mosaic covenant had strict laws regulating the naming of newborns, circumcision of male infants and dedication of babies to the Lord. In the law, a woman was considered unclean after childbirth, and would remain so for variable lengths of time, depending onContinue reading “There Are No Longer Laws Regulating When A Newborn Child Is To Be Named Or Dedicated, As Well As When A Parturient Woman Is To Resume Corporate Worship: The Benefits Of The Liberty In Christ Over The Bondage Of The Mosaic Law”

Jesus Christ Was Born A Jew, Lived Under The Mosaic Covenant And Fulfilled The Law, So That His Followers Would Be Liberated From The Bondage And Curse Of The Law!

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the New King James Version). Too often we hear Christians using the Lord Jesus Christ’s obedience to the Law of Moses to justify his followers’ obedience and subservience to the Mosaic covenant and its ordinances. Such people readily quote the Lord’s statements in the gospels where heContinue reading “Jesus Christ Was Born A Jew, Lived Under The Mosaic Covenant And Fulfilled The Law, So That His Followers Would Be Liberated From The Bondage And Curse Of The Law!”

Is Circumcision Of Male Infants Still A Mandatory Religious Obligation For Christians?

(All Bible quotations, except otherwise stated, are from the New International Version). Circumcision was the seal of the covenant God made with Abraham and his descendants. Under this covenant, all male descendants of Abraham (including slaves born in his house and those bought with his money) were to be circumcised on the eighth day ofContinue reading “Is Circumcision Of Male Infants Still A Mandatory Religious Obligation For Christians?”