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Jesus’ Question to Nicodemus

John 3:2 ff. [Nicodemus] came to Jesus by night and said to Him, “Rabbi, we know that You have come from God as a teacher; for no one can do these signs that You do unless God is with him.” … Continue reading

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Romans, Paul’s Doctoral Thesis

I’ve reached the book of Romans in this year’s journey through the Bible. When you start the trip at the very beginning rather than make a lot of small side trips here and there, which is not to say there … Continue reading

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My Thanksgiving

One day he got into a boat with his disciples, and he said to them, “Let us go across to the other side of the lake.” So they set out, and as they sailed he fell asleep. And a windstorm … Continue reading

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What the Bible Teaches, by R.A.Torrey, Chapter 12

This week we discuss the 12th chapter of RA Torrey’s 1898 publication What The Bible Teaches. See all of Lex’s posts here. A PDF copy of the book can be downloaded here (a facsimile of the original publication is here). … Continue reading

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What Faith Is Not

I’ve written previously about what Faith is, how it is defined in Scripture. I’d like to comment on what it is not. For such a powerful word used so frequently in Scripture, it is interesting that the word is defined … Continue reading

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