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  • The Bible In The Bible

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    The Bible is the book sacred to Christians and is seen as the indirect word of God. To Christians, the Bible is a guideline on how to live their lives. It also provides information on how the Earth was created, how humans came about, and provides explanation to anything life has to offer. The Bible is split into two segments which include the Old Testament and the New Testament. The Old Testament is the sacred book of the Jews. It provides information to everything before the birth of Jesus of Nazareth

  • Bible And The Bible

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    Who wrote the Bible? I can assure you that not many people have ever really asked themselves this question and really looked behind it to find out the answer. Several people have probably never wondered who since when they think of the Bible, they think of God. “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” I can personally say I have never really thought about who wrote it, since I have always believed it was God himself. For me the Bible is more than just a book

  • The Bible And The Bible

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    vary between the two faiths. The book of Genesis, the plight of Noah, and the struggles of the Israelites when enslaved by the pharaoh, are told differently between the Bible and the Quran. Though the themes of these stories remain largely the same in both books, there are subtle differences which make each version unique. The Bible teaches that Adam was created in God’s image, and that Eve was created from Adam’s rib, in order to end his solidarity in paradise. In the Book of Genesis God, instructs

  • The Characteristics Of The Bible In The Bible In The Bible

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    The book of god revealed to the Christians was the Bible. This book is here to show the way of life of a devout human being. In the bible are guidelines to how one should live and spend their time in life. The bible talks about all the evils of man, and this fake illusion like world. It warns man of the punishments that are to come if man does not follow the way of god, and also assures great reward if one does follow and believe. There are many examples and stories of the all the prophets from the

  • The Bible In The Bible And The Hebrew Bible

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    still studied today comes from the Ancient Mediterranean lands. These stories, written in various formats, tell of the nature of all things involving gods, men, and the world that surrounded the people of the time. Religious text, like the Hebrew Bible, tell stories of an all-powerful god. In Psalms he is celebrated and praised, his relationship to man defined as a shepherd watching over a flock of sheep (INSERT CITATION). The character of God watches over mankind, assists only when he sees fit,

  • Bible And Ethics In The Bible In The Bible

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    When thinking of the Bible and ethics, my first thought it that yes, the Bible is ethical. After these first few weeks of class, I think it is a little more complicated than that. I think that overall, the Bible does have a general ethical message. However, there are also many things in the Bible that seem to be unethical. First of all, I think it is important to keep in mind that times and lifestyles have changed significantly between biblical times and current times. I think that what was considered

  • Bible: The Bible And The Creation Of The Bible

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    God performed through him (Cartwright, Jonathan, Gutierrez & Hulshof 2016). The Torah, known in the English Bible as the Pentateuch, or five books, comprised the cannon to which all other books would be compared. The next books to become canonized were the books called the prophets, Joshua, Judges, Samuel, Kings, Jeremiah, Isaiah and the twelve (known as the minor prophets in the English Bible). These books were written either by or in association with mighty prophets of God who received direct revelation

  • The Bible: The Power Of The Bible

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    your Bible. After some time a jogger in the park approaches and presents you with a question. Why do you study the Bible and how you can possibly consider it authoritative? Let us discuss this question so we are able to allow defense as stated in 1 Peter 3:15 “But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have. But do this with gentleness and respect”. One must ask themselves, does the Bible have authority

  • The Bible: The History Of The Bible

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    How do we see the Bible? Do we see it merely as a historical narrative of what happened in the ancient past? Do we see it merely as devotional inspiration for a moment? Do we see its pages as the world’s greatest literary volume? Do we see the Bible as a secret disclosure of coming events and the consummation of the age? Do we see it as a tool to win arguments from a theological stand point? Or do we see it as fragments of truth that will confirm and strengthen our prejudices? Many things have

  • The Importance Of The Bible In The Bible

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    They propose that Christians create an entire idea or philosophy based merely on a singular verse or phrase. A great example of this is that the idea of original sin can only be supported by Psalm 91:5. (Suttile, 2008) This notion proposes that the Bible is not supportive of itself and also leads many to jump to conclusions and make uninformed assumptions. The idea marking its consequence by creating the stereotype of bigotry and uninformed decision making which deters credibility for the Christian