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What does "authenticity" and "genuineness" mean with regard to a translation? I'd rather use the term "accuracy," and you can only gauge accuracy of a translation by learning the original language and comparing the translation to it. Even without learning to read Hebrew and Greek fluently there are a slew of tools that can be used to help the individual in ...


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KJV Matthew 16:28 Verily I say unto you, There be some standing here, which shall not taste of death, till they see the Son of man coming in his kingdom.


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There are two places in scripture where people are surprised to discover that Jesus is in a house, probably his or his family's. The first place is where Mary and Joseph are living when the wise men follow the star to them. Jesus is not an infant at this point, but a 'young child'. The second place is where we find Jesus as an adult man. Mark 2.15: ...


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Does this mean that God's judgement will not come to pass as long as there a Christians living in a region? It seems as if there are two types of Judgment that God has. Final Revelation 20:12 And I saw the dead, small and great, stand before God; and the books were opened: and another book was opened, which is the book of life: and the dead were ...


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And drawing nigh he said: Wilt thou destroy the just with the wicked? Genesis 18:2 And, if this is so, then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from trials and to hold the unrighteous for punishment on the day of judgment 2 Peter 2:9 The first passage is a reference to Abraham before Sodom, interceding with the Lord. The second is ...


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Presupposing a difference between the two was popular towards the beginning of the 20th century. Most modern scholars, however, conclude there is no difference. A simple parallel study of the New Testament usage shows why. Matthew was written to the Hebrews and refers mainly to to the 'Kingdom of Heaven' (with the exceptions of Matthew 6:33; 12:28; ...


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No, Satan will not receive a reprieve from God; and yes, Satan's doom is sealed irrevocably. As curiousdannii commented, Revelation 20:10 pretty much says it all: "And the devil who deceived them was thrown into the lake of fire and brimstone, where the beast and the false prophet are also; and they will be tormented day and night forever and ever." ...


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Jesus refered to what He was going to do, as a fulfillment of the true meaning of the bronze serpent being lifted by Moses in the wilderness (John 3:14-15). 14And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of man be lifted up: 15 That whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have eternal life. (John 3:14-15) ...


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The bronze serpent represents the provision made by God. They, by themselves, would not be able to recover from the deadly wound, but through faith only in what God has provided as the solution can they be healed. It represents Christ, the grace that comes only through Christ. John 3:14-15 (NKJV) And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even ...


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The Books of the Bible, a reading Bible version of the NIV, has reordered the NT in this way: Luke-Acts and the Pauline epistles Luke-Acts 1 Thessalonians 2 Thessalonians 1 Corinthians 2 Corinthians Galatians Romans Colossians Ephesians Philemon Philippians 1 Timothy Titus 2 Timothy Matthew and works addressed to Jewish ...



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