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Oct
22
answered What guidelines or rules should be used when interpreting the Bible?
Oct
22
comment What guidelines or rules should be used when interpreting the Bible?
"Thus, the reason that there are so many interpretations". Being reborn and having the Holy Spirit is clearly important to understanding scriptures, but it certainly doesn't remove differences in interpretation. Reborn Christians can and do disagree over scriptures.
Oct
22
revised Are there any denominations that teach a Hell that is not a place?
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Oct
21
answered What exactly IS Hell?
Oct
21
comment What exactly IS Hell?
While this is an excellent description of the Biblical literalist view, it does not necessarily give an accurate account of what Christians currently believe about Hell.
Oct
21
revised Are there any denominations that teach a Hell that is not a place?
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Oct
21
answered Are there any denominations that teach a Hell that is not a place?
Oct
20
comment Eating of which non-fish animals does not go against the dietery law of the Roman Catholic Church?
I think the word "or" would imply that abstaining from the other food is an alternative to abstaining from met. In other words the Conference declares that abstinence is to abstain from "all meats except beaver meat". But I admit I am not an expert. Maybe someone out there is.
Oct
20
answered Eating of which non-fish animals does not go against the dietery law of the Roman Catholic Church?
Oct
20
comment Eating of which non-fish animals does not go against the dietery law of the Roman Catholic Church?
The capybara is also mentioned. Should also note that the classification of beaver as fish was local to the diocese, so there might not be a general answer for all of Catholicism.
Oct
19
comment Why are Independent Baptist Fundamentalists labelled Protestants?
The LDS approach isn't uncommon in Restorationist denominations either.
Oct
18
comment What is “dominion theology”?
Still a minority among all Christians - however a very vocal and active minority, and which gets a lot of attention.
Oct
18
comment Why is literary style not inspired?
My guess here is that it means that the fact that an original document is poetry is not critical to the inspiration. A rendering in prose that conveyed exactly the same message would be just as inspired. Therefore the poetry is not part of the inspiration. But this is a guess, and I can think of a few ways to poke holes in the theory even now.
Oct
16
comment Why did God become angry with Balaam?
Migrate to Biblical Hermeneutics?
Oct
13
comment Are we born sinners?
Since the questioner clearly understands the doctrine of Original Sin, and knows that many Christians hold it, this amounts to the the question "Are those Christians right?". We don't answer such questions.
Oct
12
comment Grotius and the Orphic verses
I think you mean these: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orpheus#Orphic_poems_and_rites
Oct
11
comment God is love, pure, and all good, and omnipotent?
Most Christians would dispute that those things are in fact evil, but that is a huge and separate question. In any case it doesn't change the answer.
Oct
10
answered God is love, pure, and all good, and omnipotent?
Oct
10
answered Is 1:Cor 7:26-40 not the 'Word of God'?
Oct
5
comment Why isn't the cross considered an idol?
Technically anything could be an idol - a Barbie doll, a cupcake, a lectern, a pew.