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2002 surprising things about God and the Bible

by Jerry MacGregor

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Published by Baker Books in Grand Rapids, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Miscellanea.,
  • God -- Miscellanea.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesTwo thousand two surprising things about God and the Bible, Two thousand and two surprising things about God and the Bible
    StatementJerry MacGregor & Marie Prys, with Donna Wallace.
    GenreMiscellanea.
    ContributionsPrys, Marie., Wallace, Donna K.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT103 .M24 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3408273M
    ISBN 100801066174
    LC Control Number2005024147
    OCLC/WorldCa61445774

    Bible Teaches Creation. In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth and all that is in them (Genesis ). Of old God laid the foundation of the earth, and the heavens are the work of his hands (Psalm ). The Means of Creation. God says, "I have made the earth and created man upon it. Many tend to quote these and other Bible verses out of context, or “mix and match” them in order to get a point across, all the while neglecting other relevant passages bearing on the same subject. For example, many quote “With God all things are possible” (Matthew) while ignoring the many important things God cannot do.

    b. Acts God has graciously provided food, rain and gladness for people. God’s control is seen through the raising up and removing of world rulers. 3. Conscience God has given man an intuitional knowledge concerning Himself in the heart of man. According to Romans , every person has the Law of God “written in.   1. The Bible isn't a book. It is a library with poetry, fiction, history, political commentary, census reports. 2. The Bible has not one but two stories of creation, each making a slightly different point. 3. We can't say, “The Bible says ” but rather “A book of the Bible says ” 4. The Bible spans hundreds of years of human growth and development, from distant pre-history to the.

    If you’ve read any ‘atheist vs Christian’ comment thread you’ve probably come across the most (in)famous example of the Bible talking about itself: 2 Timothy , ‘all Scripture is God-breathed and useful for ’ etc etc. Great: a nicely circular, biblical ‘proof’ that the Bible is good.   One of the most encouraging verses in the entire Bible is found in Paul’s letter to the Christians living in extreme persecution in the city of ancient Rome. Paul says it like this: Romans And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.


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Genesis, the first book of the Bible, is one of the most famous. It describes how God created heaven, Earth, and man. Almost every Christian can quote at least one line of Genesis, but a great many have never actually read the book.

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The Message strives to help readers hear the living Word of God—the Bible—in a way that engages and intrigues us right where we are. Some people like to read the Bible in Elizabethan English. Others want to read a version that gives a close word-for-word correspondence between .There is a very familiar story in the Book of Luke of how four men helped an invalid man to Jesus.

They went to great measures to lower him through a roof-top down to where Jesus was. In this story Jesus heals the man and at the conclusion of the narrative this verse appears, Luke “And they were all amazed, and they glorified God, and.The Bible —A Book From God (Part 1) This study guide is based on chapter 2 of the book What Does the Bible Really Teach?

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