Contradictions – http://www.scripturessay.com A Bible Question and Answer TV Program Mon, 08 May 2017 09:25:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.6 Why would Paul refer to Prophets of the Northern Kingdom? http://www.scripturessay.com/why-would-paul-refer-to-prophets-of-the-northern-kingdom/ Mon, 23 May 2011 23:13:16 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3484 Q. In Romans chapters 9, 10 & 11, was Paul speaking of Judah or the northern kingdom of Israel? Paul quotes Hosea & Elijah in Romans, prophets to the northern kingdom. These two prophets had virtually no dealings with Judah … Continue reading

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Are there any missing books of the Bible? http://www.scripturessay.com/are-there-any-missing-books-of-the-bible/ Sun, 22 May 2011 22:11:53 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3371 Q. I have heard that there are books that are missing from the Bible.  Is this true? The Bible is the source of Truth, revealed from God to Man.  Jesus said: John 17:17 “Sanctify them in the truth; Your word … Continue reading

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How Long Was Jesus in the Tomb? http://www.scripturessay.com/how-long-was-jesus-in-the-tomb/ Tue, 31 Aug 2010 01:31:32 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1222 Question: I think there may be a contradiction in the gospel accounts.  One place says three days and three nights, another place indicates three days and two nights. Can you explain this? Let’s look at the passages first: Matthew 12:40 for … Continue reading

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Baptism And The Five Views of Mark 16:16 http://www.scripturessay.com/baptism-and-the-five-views-of-mark-1616/ Mon, 30 Aug 2010 15:55:28 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=1161 Mark 16:16 16* “He who has believed and has been baptized shall be saved; but he who has disbelieved shall be condemned. The first view is one held by those who do not profess to be Christians, but for the … Continue reading

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Alleged Discrepancies in the Bible http://www.scripturessay.com/alleged-discrepancies-in-the-bible/ Sat, 22 May 2010 23:40:26 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3408 Q. If the Bible is inspired word for word, as you assert, how do you explain errors and contradictions found in the Bible? In one place the Bible says “no man shall see me and live” and yet Jacob said … Continue reading

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Please reconcile Jesus “narrow is the gate” and Paul’s “all are desired to be saved”? http://www.scripturessay.com/please-reconcile-jesus-narrow-is-the-gate-and-pauls-all-are-desired-to-be-saved/ Sat, 22 May 2010 23:02:35 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3385 Q. Can you reconcile Jesus’ statement in Matt. 7:13-14 and Paul’s statement in 1 Tim. 2:4?  If God’s grace is available for all how is it possible that few will be saved? 1Tim 2:4 who desires all men to be saved … Continue reading

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What about the Thief on the Cross? http://www.scripturessay.com/what-about-the-thief-on-the-cross/ Sat, 19 May 2007 23:06:39 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2974 By Robert R. Taylor Jr. One does not long engage in the great work of soul-winning until he faces this very query from a potential convert to Christ. Powerful points frequently are made relative to the vital connection between baptism … Continue reading

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Does the Bible Contradict Itself? http://www.scripturessay.com/does-the-bible-contradict-itself/ Sat, 19 May 2007 22:29:08 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2952 By Wayne Jackson Infidels frequently claim: “The Bible is filled with mistakes and contradictions!” Yet when they are challenged to cite such contradictions, critics will usually generalize by suggesting, “Oh, there are many of them.” Or else they will introduce … Continue reading

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101 Contradictions in the Bible http://www.scripturessay.com/101-contradictions-in-the-bible/ Sat, 19 May 2007 00:42:05 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2896 Q. A Muslim friend of mine sent me this list of “101 contradictions in the Bible.” He says these contradictions prove that the Bible is not inspired. How do you answer these obvious contradictions? 1) What time did the women … Continue reading

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The Da Vinci Code http://www.scripturessay.com/the-da-vinci-code/ Fri, 16 Mar 2007 23:48:46 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2852 Q. Mike, have you read “The DA Vinci Code?” What do you think of the book’s views on Jesus, Mary Magdalene, the formation of the New Testament, and the Holy Grail? Part One Part Two Part Three Yes, I have … Continue reading

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Can A Christian Lose Salvation? http://www.scripturessay.com/can-a-christian-lose-salvation/ Fri, 16 Feb 2007 02:04:54 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2754 By George W. DeHoff Man is created in the image of God. He became a sinner by going astray from him. Adam and Eve were created pure, holy and innocent. They were God’s children by creation but being in the … Continue reading

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Christians do not follow the Old Testament http://www.scripturessay.com/christians-do-not-follow-the-old-testament/ Fri, 16 Feb 2007 01:41:29 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2736 By William Woodson As a people of the Book, members of the church of Christ have profound respect for the inspired writings of the Bible. All scripture is profitable for doctrine, reproof, correction, and instruction in righteousness (2 Timothy 3:16-17). … Continue reading

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Please explain where the ‘altar of incense’ was located in the temple? http://www.scripturessay.com/please-explain-where-the-altar-of-incense-was-located-in-the-temple/ Tue, 16 Jan 2007 00:00:33 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2664 Q. In the Old Testament the book of Exodus records that the “altar of incense” used in Tabernacle and Temple worship was located in the Holy Place, however, in the book of Hebrews we are told that the “altar of … Continue reading

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Is Luke 9:50 and Luke 11:23 a contradiction? http://www.scripturessay.com/is-luke-950-and-luke-1123-a-contradiction/ Sun, 14 Jan 2007 21:54:48 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2617 Luke 9:50 “But Jesus said to him, “Do not hinder him; for he who is not against you is for you.” Luke 11:23 “He who is not with Me is against Me; and he who does not gather with Me, … Continue reading

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If the Bible is inspired why are there contradictions? http://www.scripturessay.com/if-the-bible-is-inspired-why-are-there-contradictions/ Sat, 13 Jan 2007 07:48:05 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2470 Q. If the Bible is inspired word for word, as you assert, how do you explain errors and contradictions found in the New Testament, such as in Matthew 27:5 and Acts 1:18; Acts 9:7 and 22:9; and contradictions in the … Continue reading

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Is God the author of confusion? http://www.scripturessay.com/is-god-the-author-of-confusion/ Fri, 12 Jan 2007 22:22:37 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2396 Q. How do you explain 1Corinthians 14:33 and Genesis 11:7-9? How can we justify these two scripture passages? One says God is not the author of confusion, but the second says he was the author of the world’s greatest confusion … Continue reading

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Is there a contradiction regarding the calling of Andrew and Simon Peter? http://www.scripturessay.com/is-there-a-contradiction-regarding-the-calling-of-andrew-and-simon-peter/ Fri, 12 Jan 2007 21:11:38 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2347 Q. In Matthew 4:18-19, Jesus called Andrew and Simon Peter as they were casting a net into the sea. In John 1:35-42, Andrew and Peter were disciples of John the Baptist and followed Jesus, after they heard John state that … Continue reading

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Please explain Lev. 11:20-23 and the ‘four’ footed insects http://www.scripturessay.com/please-explain-lev-1120-23-and-the-four-footed-insects/ Sun, 10 Dec 2006 20:32:42 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2033 Q. Is the Bible meant to give facts on Science? The reason I ask that is this: I've noticed that there are or might possibly be tiny discrepancies (i think..)It certainly, to me, doesn't lessen the value of Scripture if … Continue reading

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What Does it Mean to Worship in Spirit and Truth? http://www.scripturessay.com/what-does-it-mean-to-worship-in-spirit-and-truth/ Fri, 08 Dec 2006 23:02:58 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1959 Q. Please help me to understand John 4:23 – 24. What do these verses teach about the nature of God and the kind of worship He desires? John 4:23-24 23 “But an hour is coming, and now is, when the … Continue reading

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Are We To Obey the Government or God? http://www.scripturessay.com/are-we-to-obey-the-government-or-god/ Fri, 08 Dec 2006 23:00:13 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1957 Q. What is the meaning of Acts 5:29? Should we disobey the government if it conflicts with the Word of God? We need the context of this verse to see the teaching here: Acts 5:17-29 17 ¶ But the high … Continue reading

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Does John Chapter 6 Teach Transubstantiation? http://www.scripturessay.com/does-john-chapter-6-teach-transubstantiation/ Fri, 08 Dec 2006 22:56:38 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1955 Q. Please examine John 6:47-59 and explain to my why you do NOT believe that the literal body and blood of Christ is present at the Lord’s Supper. In order to determine the meaning of any passage of the Bible … Continue reading

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Can any person become perfect? http://www.scripturessay.com/can-any-person-become-perfect/ Fri, 08 Dec 2006 22:54:09 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1953 Q. Please Explain to me Matthew 5:48. How is it ever possible for a human to become perfect? If God requires us to be perfect we are all going to be lost. Matt. 5:48 48 “Therefore you are to be … Continue reading

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Does Elohim mean ‘from the sky’? http://www.scripturessay.com/does-elohim-mean-from-the-sky/ Fri, 08 Dec 2006 22:44:21 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1943 Q. The Raelien movement who claimed to have cloned the first human say that in the original Jewish scriptures, Genesis1:26 "Elohim created mankind in their own image, in the image of Elohim they created them, male and female they created … Continue reading

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Don’t you know that there are hundreds of conflicts to be found in the Greek manuscripts? http://www.scripturessay.com/dont-you-know-that-there-are-hundreds-of-conflicts-to-be-found-in-the-greek-manuscripts/ Sun, 29 Oct 2006 21:35:20 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1736 Download audio file (q336a.mp3) Q. I have visited ScripturesSay.com and found you claiming that the Bible is inspired "word for word." You must be ignorant of the fact that there are many errors in the Greek text. Don't you know … Continue reading

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A Study of the Sabbath and the Old Law http://www.scripturessay.com/a-study-of-the-sabbath-and-the-old-law/ Sat, 16 Sep 2006 19:17:30 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1625 Should Christians observe the Sabbath? Some believe the 10 Commandments were given for all time, to all people, and that we should still observe them. A Study of the Sabbath and the Old Law By Dale Manor Most people recognize … Continue reading

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