In a nutshell, the Bible never teaches that one must pray in order to be saved.… Read More Bible Q&A: Can You Explain the Sinner’s Prayer and Tell Where One Can Find It in the Bible?
Jesus could perform miracles by the power of the Holy Spirit (Matt. 12:28). After witnessing him perform a miracle by the power of the Spirit, the hard-hearted Pharisees attributed what the Spirit did to Satan, thus blaspheming the Spirit (Matt. 12:24).… Read More Bible Q&A: Please Explain Blasphemy Against The Holy Spirit.
Matthew 22:30 says that there aren’t any marital bonds in heaven. However, we will be known. Will there be romantic affection for our loved ones? In answering this question, the principle of Deuteronomy 29:29 must once again be kept in mind. “The secret things belong to God.” In spite of the several biblical indicators described… Read More Bible Q&A: Will There Be Romantic Affection in Heaven?
God says in Genesis 3:22, “Behold, the man has become like one of us in knowing good and evil…” Does this suggest that God is evil? Not necessarily, because there is a difference between knowing about evil and being evil. Being omniscient (Ps. 147:5; Heb. 4:13), God certainly would know about evil. However, that does… Read More Bible Q&A: If God Knows About Evil, Does That Make God Evil?
Was Satan given the chance to repent? The Bible doesn’t say. On the one hand, offering him the chance to repent would be in keeping with God’s nature since he offers mankind continual opportunities to repent (2 Pet. 3:9; Acts 17:30). If God is both capable of mercy and punishment towards mankind (Rom. 2:4-11), then… Read More Bible Q&A: Was Satan Given The Chance To Repent?