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Are the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John related to the Old Covenant (Old Testament, Hebrew Bible)?

The entire New Testament is related to the Old Testament + Covenant. Matthew 5:17-20 17 Do not presume that I came to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I did not come to abolish, but to fulfill. 18 ...
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Did Baptist and Methodists ever believe that Jesus is Michael the Archangel?

While people draw many conclusions about who the Arcangel Michael is or was, a previous comment caught my attention. There is a world of difference between saying that Christ is Michael the Archangel ...
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Did Jesus write a letter to King Abgar of Edessa?

Did Jesus write a letter to King Abgar of Edessa? The short answer is no. But that does not mean the some Early Church Christians believed in this pius legend. Although a fake, the Abgar Letter was ...
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Was it rude for Jesus to call his own mother 'woman'?

Was it rude for Jesus to call his own mother “woman“? The short answer is no. Anyone travelling in various part of the Middle East will occasionally encounter this manner of speaking to this day. It ...
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Was it rude for Jesus to call his own mother 'woman'?

At the wedding feast in Cana, in Galilee, Mary asked Jesus to do something about the lack of wine. Up until this point, Jesus had not performed any miracles. Jesus responded to his mother by saying: ...
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Was it rude for Jesus to call his own mother 'woman'?

The Greek word for 'mother' is meter and is used in such verses as Matthew 1:18 & 2:11 where Mary has the word 'mother' applied to her. It is also used in John 2:1: "...Jesus' mother was ...
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