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Abrahamic Religions

Are Angels Necessary? If God is all-powerful, why do we need angels?

Is it okay to ask God to send an angel to help us, or should we ask God to help us directly? Is God offended when we ask him to send an angel? Do Catholic and Protestants both believe the same about angels? Why would we need angels if there is God, Jesus Christ, and the Holy Spirit? Provide scriptures as evidence.

God and the Old Testament

From the following readings Genesis 1-18, Exodus 1-20, Joshua 1-4, Judges 1-16 and answer the following questions. What does each of the readings tell one about the nature of God? Who is this God? What kind of power does he have?(examine the description of God in each text and quote the test). What does it mean to have faith in

Isaiah Book

1- How does being a lanlocked affect a country? 2- What difference would it have made for Judah? 3- How could Judah's lack of resoruces have benefited them? 4- How might the desert have been both a benefit and a handicap for Judah? 5- What words best describe Judah's land? 6- Why would people of Judah be tempted to worship

Genesis - Old Testament Book

Discuss the Book of Genesis in terms of authorship, name, purpose and religious character, a divinely-inspired book, the general importance of the book, and an outline main events.

Bible Interpretation

What are six practical rules that help to interpret Holy Scripture? Validate through Scriptures.

Rahab the Prostitute

1. How was Rahab in the Old Testament rewarded for her faith and hospitality? 2. Can you explain what she did to show her faith and hospitality?

Judges & Old Testament

1. Again, this is from our study group and we are trying to understand the role of Judges and how it fits in with other OT books of the Bible. 2. We want to understand if the language, structure, and/or message found in Judges is similar to any other OT book(s)? 3. If you know of any, could you tell us and in your opini

Thesis of Judges

Four friends are studying the Book of Judges...and we believe we know the thesis of the book as simply: obedience=prosperity ---- disobedience=bondage. Have we oversimplified or missed the boat completely? What would an expert say Judges thesis statement is?

Judges

Hello: Could someone smart explain how the Book of Judges connects the story of Joshua to Saul? Our study group is trying to understand how the Book of Judges fits in with the other common themes/structure of other OT books. Thanks alot for your time!

Tough definition

Can't seem to locate the definition of: Babylonian Theodicy..Please don't send me theodicy b/c I know that, I want the term Babylonian Theodicy explained.

Covenants

Our study group has no clue about how the meaning of COVENANT differs in the Book of Psalms from the Prophetic Books. If anyone can clearly explain the difference in meaning between the two, we would very much appreciate a clear understanding.

Covenants

My study group is having problems today with the different meanings of the word "COVENANT"...Sally says the meaning of covenant in the Hebrew Scriptures means one thing, expecially...how its defined with Abraham? But means something different in the Book of Psalms and has a different meaning in the Prophetic Books. Can someon

Dates?

I can't find this in my Bible...does anyone know? What centuries did Isaiah, Ezekiel, Jonah and Micah lived? And, the dates for the fall of the Northern Kingdom, the initial invasion of Jerusalem, the destruction of Nineveh, the destruction of Jerusalem the Temple, the defeat of the Babylonians and the Israelite return from

Attributes of God

What are the attributes of God? Provide Scriptural evidence for at least ten attributes.

Megiddo and Zezreel Valley and End Time Prophecy

What is the significance of Megiddo and the Jezreel Valley in end time prophecy? Provide a brief history, prophetic evidence from the Old Testament and how it relates to Revelation of the New Testament.