You also, as living stones, are built up into a spiritual house, a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ. (1 Peter 2:9) Many lessons can be learned from examining the building of the temple. We read that TWICE the temple was torn down, and a command to rebuild … Continue reading Building Jerusalem
Before jumping into this topic, it would be well for us to take heed of God’s counsel: “To the law and to the testimony: if they speak not according to this word, it is because there is no light in them,” Isaiah 8:20. The word “law” is the Hebrew word “Torah,” H8451, and it means … Continue reading The Law and The Sabbath
What was nailed to the cross? What did Christ come to remove?
What was nailed to the Cross?
Examining Colossians 2
There has been much confusion on what exactly the verses in Colossians 2 mean. Some believe that they mean the ‘Law of Moses’ was nailed to the cross; others say only the feast were nailed to the cross. Let’s examine the scriptures and see if we can make sense of this verse.
We have to remember when reading scripture context makes all the difference. So to properly understand what message Paul is giving in Colossians 2 lets examine the topic being discussed in chapter 1.
Let’s begin by examining the verse, in Colossians 2, that many use to say God revoked the Law of Moses, or the feast.
“Blotting out the handwriting of ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took it out of the way, nailing it to his cross;”
So from the above scripture we…
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Head Coverings. . . Are they law? Part 1 Because scripture does not give us a “thus saith the Lord” when it comes to the question of head coverings, we cannot definitively say that this was law. However, let’s take a look at this and search deeper. The fact of the matter is that if we … Continue reading Head Coverings
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What was nailed to the Cross? Examining Colossians 2 There has been much confusion on what exactly the verses in Colossians 2 mean. Some believe that they mean the ‘Law of Moses’ was nailed to the cross; others say only the feast were nailed to the cross. Let’s examine the scriptures and see if we … Continue reading What Was Nailed To The Cross Examining Colossians 2
I’m starting to realize that we must question everything. When Jesus was asked about the sign of His coming and the end of the world, the first thing that Jesus said, was “Take heed that no man deceive you,” Matthew 24:4. We need to realize that Satan is the great deceiver, the father of lies, … Continue reading What Does God’s Word Say About Our Universe
Chapter 1- The destruction of Jerusalem Chapter 2- Persecution in the first Centuries Chapter 3- An Era of Spiritual Darkness Chapter 4- The Waldenses Chapter 5- John Wycliffe Chapter 6 - Huss and Jerome Chapter. 7 - Luthers Separation From Rome Chapter 8 - Luther Before the Diet Chapter 9 - The Swiss Reformer Chapter 10 … Continue reading The Great Controversy
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