Peter’s Personality

Image by Günther Simmermacher from Pixabay Did the Apostle Peter boast too much before his denial of Christ? This is an interesting question to consider. I don’t know if I would call Peter’s responses to Jesus boasting. I think he thought he could handle whatever was in front of him.…

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Translating Languages

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay Can I translate Koine Greek into modern Greek into English? I suppose you could translate from one language to another language to English. But why would you want to do the extra work? Aside from that you may run into issues as you translate.…

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Heavenly Language

Image by Ana_J from Pixabay What is the heavenly language and the unknown language in 1 Corinthians 13:1? This is a great question that can only partially be answered until we get to heaven. Here is a short piece of that passage for our review to answer this question as…

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It Was Good

Image by 11066063 from Pixabay In Genesis 1:1, why does “it was good” keep getting repeated? The word “good” appears seven times throughout the creation narrative in Genesis 1. There is great significance as to why the word appears so much. When there is repetition in the Bible it usually…

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Paths of Life

Image by Valiphotos from Pixabay What is the New Testament referring to, when it tells us about the "paths of life" in Acts 2:28? Peter quotes this small passage from Psalm 16:8-11. Peter was declaring the resurrection of Jesus from the dead. He then connected this passage in David’s Psalm…

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Kingdom of God

Image by Giraffew from Pixabay What is the message of Luke 17:21? “Being asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God would come, he answered them, “The kingdom of God is not coming in ways that can be observed, nor will they say, ‘Look, here it is!’ or ‘There!’…

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No Obstacles

Image by Mike Foster from Pixabay What does 2 Corinthians 6:9-10 mean? “through honor and dishonor, through slander and praise. We are treated as impostors, and yet are true; as unknown, and yet well known; as dying, and behold, we live; as punished, and yet not killed; as sorrowful, yet…

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