Life – 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 The Exodus & The Cross http://www.scripturessay.com/the-exodus-the-cross/ Fri, 27 Jul 2012 07:05:46 +0000 http://www.scripturessay.com/?p=3833 Part 2 … Continue reading

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The Gospel of Mark http://www.scripturessay.com/the-gospel-of-mark/ Wed, 30 May 2012 04:22:11 +0000 http://www.scripturessay.com/?p=3698 Part 2 Part 3 More audio and video on the next page…. … Continue reading

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Was Jesus a vegetarian? http://www.scripturessay.com/was-jesus-a-vegetarian-3/ Mon, 23 May 2011 22:52:29 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3471 I heard the President of  “P.E.T.A.” claim that Jesus was a vegetarian, and that the apostles taught the first church to be vegetarian.  Is it wrong to eat meat? I have no quarrel with anyone, who, for personal reasons, elects … Continue reading

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Can you help me study the prayer life of Jesus? http://www.scripturessay.com/can-you-help-me-study-the-prayer-life-of-jesus/ Sat, 22 May 2010 23:28:42 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3399 Q. I’m interested in the prayer life of Jesus.  It seems that prayer was a daily, if not hourly activity in his life.  Can you help me study this subject? Luke 11:1 1* ¶ It happened that while Jesus was … Continue reading

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Is Christmas The Birthday of Christ? http://www.scripturessay.com/is-christmas-the-birthday-of-christ/ Wed, 20 Jan 2010 21:58:49 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3190 By Rod Rutherford For many people throughout the world, the Christmas season is the happiest and busiest time of the year. Millions of believers in Christ celebrate December 25th as a special religious holiday because they believe it marks the … Continue reading

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Lessons We Learn From The Prayer Life Of Jesus http://www.scripturessay.com/lessons-we-learn-from-the-prayer-life-of-jesus/ Sat, 19 May 2007 23:08:29 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2976 Introduction: Luke 11:1 Perhaps we are not making of prayer all that it can mean to us. “The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.” (James 5:16) Compare this to a child who won’t talk to his parents. … Continue reading

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Was Jesus Born of a Virgin? http://www.scripturessay.com/was-jesus-born-of-a-virgin/ Fri, 16 Feb 2007 02:14:51 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2764 By Rubel Shelly Churches of Christ believe, affirm, and defend the biblical doctrine of the virgin birth of Christ. It is a fundamental teaching of Scripture that the human race was (and is) incapable of saving itself (Ephesians 2:8-9), that … Continue reading

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Please explain Jesus’ statement on the cross, ‘My God, My God, why have you forsaken me?’ http://www.scripturessay.com/please-explain-jesus-statement-on-the-cross-my-god-my-god-why-have-you-forsaken-me/ Sat, 13 Jan 2007 07:31:27 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2462 Q. Please explain to me the words of Jesus on the cross, “my God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” What does this mean? Did God actually forsake Jesus on the cross? I thought God would be with us … Continue reading

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Was Jesus a vegetarian? http://www.scripturessay.com/was-jesus-a-vegetarian-2/ Fri, 12 Jan 2007 22:24:46 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2398 Q. My question is, do we have any record of Jesus ever eating meat? Recently I heard on the Radio that Jesus was a vegetarian and that the only diet acceptable to God is the vegetarian diet. Is this true? … Continue reading

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What is the significance of the number 153 mentioned in John 21? http://www.scripturessay.com/what-is-the-significance-of-the-number-153-mentioned-in-john-21/ Fri, 12 Jan 2007 21:40:22 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2367 Q. What is the significance of the 153 fish mentioned in John 21:11? Why is the exact number given? Is there a significance in the number 153? What does the Bible teach about the significance of numbers? John 21:3-143* Simon … 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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How many hours was Jesus on the cross? http://www.scripturessay.com/how-many-hours-was-jesus-on-the-cross/ Fri, 12 Jan 2007 21:03:36 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2338 Q. A Sister in our church sings a song “6 Hours on the Cross”.. not wanting to sing a lie I was wondering if you could help me with this.. Was Jesus Christ on the cross for 6 hours or … Continue reading

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What do we know about the thieves who were crucified with Jesus? http://www.scripturessay.com/what-do-we-know-about-the-thieves-who-were-crucified-with-jesus/ Fri, 12 Jan 2007 20:52:14 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2329 Q. I am searching for two very important answers. First, which thief rebuked Christ and which one was redeemed, on which side of Jesus where they? Second, what is known about these two, other than we know they were crucified … Continue reading

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Did Jesus Go to Hell? http://www.scripturessay.com/did-jesus-go-to-hell/ Fri, 12 Jan 2007 01:02:28 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2228 In the King James Version of the bible, there are several words translated hell which is misleading. The Old Testament was originally written in Hebrew, except for a small portion of Daniel and Ezra which was written in Chaldee-Aramaic. In … Continue reading

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How did Jesus destroy the works of the Devil? http://www.scripturessay.com/how-did-jesus-destroy-the-works-of-the-devil/ Sat, 09 Dec 2006 19:43:05 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1966 Q. I need help understand some of the things that John says about sin, Jesus, and the works of the devil in 1 Jn. 3:8, particularly the last part which reads: “The Son of God appeared for this purpose, to … Continue reading

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What does Lord of the Sabbath mean? http://www.scripturessay.com/what-does-lord-of-the-sabbath-mean/ Fri, 08 Dec 2006 23:06:08 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1961 Q. What does it mean when the verse says that Jesus was “lord of the Sabbath” (Matt. 12:8) It is important to see this verse. Matt. 12:8 8 “For the Son of Man is Lord of the Sabbath.” The Jews … 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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What does “Ye are gods” mean in John 10:34? http://www.scripturessay.com/what-does-ye-are-gods-mean-in-john-1034/ Sun, 05 Nov 2006 23:03:39 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1780 Download audio file (q340c.mp3) The answer to this question is only available as an audio recording. See John 10:34 … Continue reading

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Was Jesus a Vegetarian? http://www.scripturessay.com/was-jesus-a-vegetarian/ Wed, 06 Sep 2006 19:12:05 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1502 Download audio file (q292a.mp3) Q. I heard the President of P.E.T.A. claim that Jesus was a vegetarian, and that the apostles taught the first church to be vegetarian. What do the Scriptures Say? Let the Scriptures speak: Matt 14:19 Ordering … Continue reading

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Why didn’t Jesus ever marry and have children? http://www.scripturessay.com/why-didnt-jesus-ever-marry-and-have-children/ Mon, 04 Sep 2006 21:25:22 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1464 Download audio file (q288b.mp3) Q. Why didn't Jesus ever marry and have children? If He was exposed to sexual temptations just like all ordinary people are, wasn't it better for Him "to marry than to burn"? Jesus had a purpose … Continue reading

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Was Jesus any different from us in the matter of sex? http://www.scripturessay.com/was-jesus-any-different-from-us-in-the-matter-of-sex/ Wed, 31 Aug 2005 18:17:36 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1265 Download audio file (q274b.mp3) Q. I have a question which may appear very sensitive to most Christians. We all know Christ is without blemish. Still, as the Savior's nature was human, as well as divine, in His human life, was … Continue reading

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What is the significance of the empty tomb? http://www.scripturessay.com/what-is-the-significance-of-the-empty-tomb/ Wed, 31 Aug 2005 16:56:54 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1228 Download audio file (q259b.mp3) There are many interesting things in this context that we should note: John 20:1-9 1 "Now on the first day of the week Mary Magdalene came early to the tomb, while it was still dark, and … Continue reading

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What did Jesus mean, “My time has not yet come?” http://www.scripturessay.com/what-did-jesus-mean-my-time-has-not-yet-come/ Tue, 30 Aug 2005 17:33:35 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=1188 Download audio file (q253b.mp3) I believe this question has reference to Jesus' statement in John 2:4, or perhaps John 7:30 or 8:20 where similar statements are made. Let's look at all three: John 2:4 "And Jesus said to her, "Woman, … Continue reading

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In what year was Jesus born? http://www.scripturessay.com/in-what-year-was-jesus-born/ Thu, 12 Aug 2004 18:49:01 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=971 Download audio file (q232b.mp3) There is really no way to know exactly. From the Scriptures we know that Herod was living at the time of Jesus birth, and attempted to murder the Messiah as an infant. Chronologists tell us that … Continue reading

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The Canaanite woman in Matthew 15:21-28 http://www.scripturessay.com/the-canaanite-woman-in-matthew-1521-28/ Wed, 19 May 1999 00:33:54 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=685 Download audio file (q203b.mp3) The parallel passage to this is found in Mark 7:24-37. This incident follows the Lord's encounter with the scribes and Pharisees who came to him from Jerusalem (Matt. 15:1-20).(All Scriptures quoted from the NASB). We assume … Continue reading

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