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Mar
25
comment Did God's curse on Cain extend to only Cain, Cain's descendants or to everyone?
You are correct. The ground was cursed for Adam's sin, but Cain received a mark for his own sin.
Mar
25
comment Crisis of faith
I would also recommend the following books -- "I don't have enough faith to be an atheist" (sound reasoning and evidence for why Christianity is actually true), "Eternity in their Hearts" (how God has revealed Himself in remarkable ways all over the world), "All of Grace" (the joy of salvation), "The Unexpected Journey" (how people found the joy of knowing Christ from all sorts of backgrounds, and then maybe "Letters from a Skeptic" (a son wrestles with his father's questions about Christianity).
Mar
25
comment Crisis of faith
Belonging to any particular faith is not what Christianity is about. God the Son did not enter into His creation, live, die and rise from the dead just so that we could attend a place of worship occasionally and remember Him. He did all that to redeem us out of sin and into a vibrant relationship with Him. Christianity is not just a good way to live either--it is actually true, and the resurrection of Jesus is the key piece of evidence in that.
Mar
24
comment How does the LDS Church handle verses that imply there is no one like God?
Labeling people with differing opinions as "Anti-Mormon" is absurd. We do not refer to Mormons as "Anti-Protestant". Would it not be better to speak more honorably of other people instead of just labeling them in such a derogatory manner?
Mar
21
comment Did Jesus die for our sins?
@user1361315 Perhaps so. To that I would say the godliness holds promise for both the present life, and the life to come... or at least Paul said that. 1 Timothy 4:7-8
Mar
19
comment When Jesus was born, what details of his early life are in the Bible?
This is interesting as I thought Islam taught that Jesus did not die, but this verse clearly indicates that He did.
Mar
19
comment As an atheist, what awaits me after death?
Well, God will not force you to spend eternity with Him against your will. He will allow you to spend eternity apart from Him, honoring the choice you have made.
Mar
19
comment Exodus 22:16-22:17
You are asking several questions regarding the Law of Moses. That was for a specific people during a specific period of time. We are not under that law today.
Mar
19
comment Why would God change his mind by changing the Sabbath Day from Saturday to Sunday?
Christians do not claim that the Sabbath has changed days. The Sabbath laws were part of God's Covenant with the Jewish people that was in effect from the time of Moses to the inception of the New Covenant at the resurrection of Jesus--from about 1600 BC to 33 A.D. So, we are no longer under the Mosaic Law or the Mosaic Covenant.
Mar
18
comment Did Jesus' disciples believe Jesus was God or a prophet?
@user1361315 hit the login button
Mar
18
comment Did Jesus' disciples believe Jesus was God or a prophet?
let us continue this discussion in chat
Mar
18
comment Did Jesus' disciples believe Jesus was God or a prophet?
@user1361315 Well that's what it says in Revelation 1. Read the whole thing.
Mar
18
comment Did Jesus' disciples believe Jesus was God or a prophet?
@user1361315 That is ridiculous.
Mar
18
comment Did Jesus' disciples believe Jesus was God or a prophet?
@user1361315 You can read Revelation 1 and that will pretty much close the case. Jesus is the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End, the First and the Last, who was dead and is alive forevermore, the Almighty.
Mar
18
comment Did Jesus' disciples believe Jesus was God or a prophet?
@user1361315 Peter did not merely identify Jesus as "a" son of God, but as "the" Son of God.
Mar
18
comment Why did God hide away the fact that He had the Son in the Old Testament times?
I'm not sure He hid it. Psalm 2, Isaiah 7:14, Isaiah 9:6-7. It may not have been completely obvious, but it was certainly in there.
Mar
18
comment Does God need/demand humans' faith for them to be saved? If so, why?
Thank you for removing the misleading quote. However, now there doesn't seem to be anything else on which to base the premise that God has faith.
Mar
17
comment If the dinosaurs and man co existed, why did the dinosaurs perish?
For evidence on the coexistence of dinosaurs and mankind, you may be interested in this site that shows ancient artistic depictions of dinosaurs--my mankind: genesispark.com/exhibits/evidence/historical/ancient/dinosaur The coexistence of men and dinosaurs based on this evidence should be considered a scientific fact.
Mar
17
comment Does God need/demand humans' faith for them to be saved? If so, why?
Hebrews 11:3 reads, "Through faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God." This does not suggest that the worlds were created by faith, but that we understand this by faith. You omitted three words and completely changed the meaning of the passage.
Mar
13
comment Does the Bible espouse moral absolutism or moral relativism?
This seems to be a classical assertion that because there is an absolute moral law, then the Moral Lawgiver has violated that, and therefore does not exist, but then no absolute moral law exists either, which then becomes a self-refuting argument.