Materials: NT Texts

John 3:16

My question is related to John 3: 16. In the King James Version Jesus is called God's "only begotten Son." In the New International Version He is called "his one and only Son." Why?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Luke 16:19-31

Does the parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus (Luke 16:19-31) suggest that we are not totally unconscious when we die?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Mark 9:48

How can worms survive in eternal fire? How can we understand Mark 9:48?

Author: 
Ekkehardt Mueller

Matthew 28:19

According to Matthew 28:19 believers are to be baptized in the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. But in Acts it says new believers were baptized in the name of Jesus. Is there a contradiction here?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Matthew 4:1

Matthew 4:1 is puzzling. Why would God's Spirit lead Jesus into temptation? Did God use Satan as his instrument to tempt Jesus?

Author: 
Ekkehardt Mueller

Matthew 5:39

I was reading Matthew 5:39: “If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also.” Are we really expected to do that?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Open or Closed Communion?

Adventist historical practice relative to open or closed communion and the interpretation of 1 Corinthians 11:17-34 in connection with the question are explored.

Author: 
Clinton Wahlen

Philippians 2:6

Does the phrase “in the form of God” in Philippians 2:6 suggest that Christ was not divine?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez

Reflecting His Glory

Please explain the phrase “the Son is the radiance of God’s glory” (Heb. 1:3)?*

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez - Retired

Revelation 12:17

In many Bible versions the word “remnant” is not found in Revelation 12:17. Is it correct to insist that the passage refers to a remnant?

Author: 
Ángel Manuel Rodríguez - Retired

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