Archive for October, 2010
Missing Verses of a Bible Version
Why is the NIV Bible missing a few verses?
My friend pointed out today that Acts 8:37 was missing in her Bible. I looked in mine and it’s also missing. I decided to search the verse in an online Bible and got no results. I googled it and discovered that it’s not the only missing verse in the NIV Bible. It is also missing:
The Missing Verses:
- Matthew 17:21
- Matthew 18:11
- Mark 7:16
- Mark 9:44
- Mark 9:46
- Mark 11:26
- Mark 15:28
- Luke 23:17
- Acts 15:34
- Acts 24:7
- Acts 28:29
- Romans 16:24 Read the rest of this entry »
The year 2006 marks the 50th anniversary of Christianity Today. To help us reflect on the role of evangelicalism in the next 50 years, we have undertaken The Christian Vision Project. The project, directed by Andy Crouch, invites leading thinkers to reflect on the shape of Christian faithfulness in the 21st century. The three-year project focuses on culture in year one (underwritten by the Pew Charitable Trusts), mission in year two, and the gospel in year three. For year one, we’ve asked our writers to answer this question: “How can followers of Christ be a counterculture for the common good?” We’ve borrowed that piquant phrase from the Rev. Tim Keller of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in Manhattan, whose own response will appear later this year. Read the rest of this entry »
How the foundation of the dispensational view was built and stands. So, learn what, why and how they believe so you can help reveal the false doctrine in a loving way to your friends.
Christ never had a plan B He only had a plan A
God’s Plan and Purpose in the Ages
by Todd Dennis
Matthew 24:21,32 “For then shall be great tribulation.. this generation shall not pass, till all these things be fulfilled.”
Revelation 1:9 “I, John, also brother and fellow-partaker in the tribulation..”
The period known as “The Great Tribulation” is introduced by Jesus in his Olivet Discourse. This is the passage where Jesus speaks of what is going to happen to Israel in the “Last Days.” As part of the signs surrounding the destruction of the Jewish temple (Matt. 24:2), Jesus said “For then shall be great tribulation.” Read the rest of this entry »
Jesus, when he had cried again with a loud voice, yielded up the ghost. And, behold, the veil of the temple was rent in twain from the top to the bottom—Matthew 27:50-51.
Having therefore, brethren, boldness to enter into the holiest by the blood of Jesus, by a new and living way, which be hath consecrated for us, through the, veil, that is to say, his flesh—Hebrews 10:19-20.
by Todd Dennis
In this review, I will show the four reason on why some who claim to hold to the Preterist view, of eschatology, but later end up on leaving it left behind do to difficulty on grasping the covenantal message behind their questions they are seeking an answer for.
Below is one person’s four reasons for claiming their departure or frankly never coming to grips with it in the first place…in more simpler words they might of never help the Preterist position to begin with.
What is a Preterist?: Read the rest of this entry »