jesus – 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 Did Christ exist before coming to this world? http://www.scripturessay.com/did-christ-exist-before-coming-to-this-world/ Tue, 24 May 2011 01:57:13 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3579 Q. Please explain, from the Scriptures, the idea that Christ existed before coming to this world as a human being. The Bible teaches that Christ has existed eternally as a divine being before His entrance into this world as a … Continue reading

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Why did Jesus teach in parables? http://www.scripturessay.com/why-did-jesus-teach-in-parables/ Tue, 24 May 2011 01:21:20 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3537 Q. Why did Jesus teach in Parables? Jesus was one of the greatest story tellers and communicators who ever lived. He was able to communicate the great spiritual truths and insights about the kingdom of God by using the everyday … Continue reading

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What did Jesus mean by, “My time has not yet come?” http://www.scripturessay.com/what-did-jesus-mean-by-my-time-has-not-yet-come/ Tue, 24 May 2011 01:15:05 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3531 Q. What does Jesus statement mean, “My time has not yet come?” I believe our caller 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: … Continue reading

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Will raising someone from the dead inspire belief? http://www.scripturessay.com/will-raising-someone-from-the-dead-inspire-belief/ Mon, 23 May 2011 23:15:41 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3486 Q. In Luke 16 we have the story of the rich man and Lazarus. In verse 30 the rich man says that if someone from the dead were to speak with his brothers they would repent. Verse 31 tells us … Continue reading

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The Parable of Pearl Of Great Price http://www.scripturessay.com/pearl-of-great-price-dragnet/ Fri, 20 Nov 2009 08:25:42 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=163 The Pearl Of Great Price (Mt 13:45-46) 45* “Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant seeking fine pearls, 46* and upon finding one pearl of great value, he went and sold all that he had and bought it. … 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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Have Miracles Ceased? http://www.scripturessay.com/have-miracles-ceased/ Sat, 19 May 2007 22:31:00 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2954 By James M. Tolle A miracle, as the term is used in the Bible, is an act of God superseding or suspending a natural law. It must not be confused with a work of nature, which is an effect resulting … Continue reading

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Is Jesus God? http://www.scripturessay.com/is-jesus-god/ Fri, 16 Feb 2007 02:16:40 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2766 By Hugo McCord The Bible church, being the “pillar and ground of the truth” (1 Timothy 3:15), is founded on him who is the truth, Jesus Christ (John 14:6). “Other foundation can no man lay than that which is laid, … 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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The Bible and Problems in the Church http://www.scripturessay.com/the-bible-and-problems-in-the-church/ Tue, 16 Jan 2007 00:35:57 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2700 ANSWERS IN THE BIBLE TO PROBLEMS IN THE CHURCH by – Jim Massey Published by J.C. Choate PublicationsWinona/Singapore/New Delhi/Capetown To Order: J.C. Choate Publications PO Box 72 Winona,MS 38967 Phone: 601-283-1192 Fax: 601-283-1191 Permission granted by the publisher for free … Continue reading

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Can you tell me where in the Scriptures it says that Jesus is God? http://www.scripturessay.com/can-you-tell-me-where-in-the-scriptures-it-says-that-jesus-is-god/ Sun, 14 Jan 2007 20:15:01 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2562 Two important passage to consider: 2 Pet 1:1 “Simon Peter, a bond-servant and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who have received a faith of the same kind as ours, by the righteousness of our God and Savior, Jesus Christ” … 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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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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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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Was Jesus God on earth? http://www.scripturessay.com/was-jesus-god-on-earth/ Tue, 12 Dec 2006 00:16:57 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2194 Q. Was Jesus really deity when on earth? Recently we had someone in our neighborhood passing out literature that indicated that Jesus was not God? What do the scriptures say? Here are a couple of passages to consider: Col. 1:13-20 … Continue reading

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The Great White Throne http://www.scripturessay.com/the-great-white-throne/ Sun, 10 Dec 2006 22:54:40 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2074 Around the dial of a church clock in Strasbourg, France, are the words: "ONE OF THESE HOURS THE LORD IS COMING!" This is an arresting thought. The Lord is coming, and we know not when, but He expects us 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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Was Jesus really buried in the tomb? http://www.scripturessay.com/was-jesus-really-buried-in-the-tomb/ Fri, 01 Dec 2006 21:55:38 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1802 Q. Was Jesus really buried in the tomb? As far as I can gather, Joseph of Arimathea asked Pilate for the body of Jesus on the day that He was crucified. Joseph and Nicodemus prepared the body and buried it … Continue reading

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Why is the New Testament written in Greek? http://www.scripturessay.com/why-is-the-new-testament-written-in-greek/ Mon, 23 Oct 2006 21:29:23 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1661 Download audio file (q321b.mp3) Q. Does not Jesus say in Mt. 16:18 that Peter is the rock upon which the church is to be built? I have heard the petros petra argument, but is it true Jesus spoke in Aramaic? … 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 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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The KJV says that at his death, Jesus went to hell? http://www.scripturessay.com/the-kjv-says-that-at-his-death-jesus-went-to-hell/ Tue, 30 Aug 2005 17:27:42 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=1185 Download audio file (q252c.mp3) There is a great deal of difference between hades and hell, although in 1611 when the King James Version was translated, "hell" was probably as good a concept as English would allow for the word "hades." … Continue reading

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SHE PREACHES THE DEITY OF JESUS http://www.scripturessay.com/she-preaches-the-deity-of-jesus/ Tue, 18 May 1999 22:31:35 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=612 By Hugo McCord The Bible church, being the "pillar and ground of the truth" (1 Timothy 3:15), is founded on him who is the truth, Jesus Christ (John 14:6). "Other foundation can no man lay than that which is laid, … Continue reading

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SHE HAS JESUS AS HER ONLY HEAD http://www.scripturessay.com/she-has-jesus-as-her-only-head/ Tue, 18 May 1999 20:54:32 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=514 By Howard Winters In Colossians, chapter 1, Paul depicts Christ as the redeemer (14), the creator (15-17), and the head of the church (18). He concludes, "That in all things he might have the preeminence. For it pleased the Father … Continue reading

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