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1 Corinthians 14:34-35: Let [Your] Women Keep Silent: Part Two

In our previous discussion on the subject [1], we noted that 1 Corinthians 14:34-35 has been a flashpoint of division concerning the interpretation of scripture.  This passage says that the law does not permit women to have a public religious … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Lost Ten Tribes

The Lost Ten Tribes:  A World History, by Zvi Ben-Dor Benite I got out of this book what I expected.  I did not expect to get much.  As someone who has read widely concerning the travels of the “lost” ten … Continue reading

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On The Devouring Of Books In Revelation 10 And Ezekiel 3

Yesterday morning, as I was getting ready for work, I received a request from a friend of mine to write about the following passage found in Revelation 10:8-11:  “Then the voice which I heard from heaven spoke to me again … Continue reading

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Letters From The Mailbox: Part Three

Today I received an interesting e-mail from a reader that asks something that many readers have likely pondered about before, so I thought I would share it: “Hi Nathan and [name redacted],” I have heard sermons in the past about … Continue reading

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Book Review: Heaven: The Place We Long For

Heaven:  The Place We Long For, by Dwight L. Moody [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Aneko Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] To be sure, my own thoughts about the kingdom of heaven are … Continue reading

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A Dialogue Concerning The Resurrections

[Note:  For the record, neither of these are stand-ins for the author, though both speak as the author does on occasion, in the elevated manner of a formal scholarly disputation.] Tertius – I saw you shaking your head at both … Continue reading

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Mysteries Of The Bible: What Does Revelation 19:15 Mean?

Earlier this morning, as I was getting ready for work, I received a series of messages from one of my loyal (if busy) readers, who asked me very simply what Revelation 19:15 meant.  I’m not quite sure what prompted this … Continue reading

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Book Review: The End Times Survival Guide

The End Times Survival Guide:  Ten Biblical Strategies For Faith And Hope In These Uncertain Times, by Mark Hitchcock [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Tyndale House Publishers.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] This book … Continue reading

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Book Review: America: Turning A Nation To God

America:  Turning A Nation To God, by Tony Evans [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Moody Publishing.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] I must admit that I liked this book a lot, even more than … Continue reading

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Why Do All Good Things Come To An End?

Last night I wanted to do a bit of writing, but it was late and the internet was not working.  It was late because my mother and I had just spent an hour talking (somewhat loudly, apparently) to a young … Continue reading

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