What Is The 7th Commandment?

The 7th Commandment

What is the 7th Commandment? Is the commandment to not commit adultery still in effect? Was this written only to Israel?The 7th CommandmentExodus 20:14 “You shall not commit adultery.”Was this commandment given only to and for Israel?  Is it still in effect today?  Does this commandment also include divorcing someone without just cause and then remarrying someone else?  These questions are going to be addressed from both the Old Testament and the New Testament and as we shall read, th … [Read more...]

What Is The 6th Commandment?

The 6th Commandment

What is the 6th Commandment?  Is it okay to kill sometimes? Is killing the same thing as murder? The 6th CommandmentExodus 20:13 “You shall not murder.”Most people misquote this as you shall not kill but it doesn’t say you shall not kill but you shall not murder. Is there a difference?  Yes, in World War Two, many of the Nazi’s had to be killed because they were murdering millions of innocent victims and trying to exterminate the Jews in what was one of the world’s worst cases of an atte … [Read more...]

What Is The 9th Commandment?

The 9th Commandment

What is the 9th Commandment?  Is it still relevant today?   What does it mean to bear false witness against a neighbor?  Who is our neighbor?The 9th CommandmentExodus 20:16 “You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.”When God gave Israel the Ten Commandments, He wrote these in stone and these were not written by man like the Mosaic Law was but by the very finger of God indicating their permanence for all time so these don’t only apply to Israel, they apply to everyone.  W … [Read more...]

What Is The 5th Commandment?

5th Commandment

The 5th Commandment is “Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land the Lord your God is giving you” so what does this mean to believers today?The Ten Commandments The Ten Commandments are not 10 suggestions or 10 helpful hints, they are commands given by God for all people for all time.  The difference between the Mosaic Law and the Ten Commandments are the Mosaic Laws were given only for a time and only for a specific people.   When Jesus died on the cross for … [Read more...]

What is Meant By The Deity of Christ?

Jesus is called both Man and God but what does the Bible mean when it declares the deity of Christ?  What Scriptures support the fact that Jesus is truly God?What is a Deity? In the secular definition of a deity, it can be a supernatural being whose attributes are sinless, divine, holy, whose name is sacred and to be revered.  Mythological deities were thought to have powers far beyond human abilities and were able to transcend natural laws and means.  The difference between mythological de … [Read more...]

What Does It Mean That All Scripture Is God Breathed In The Bible?

All Scripture is God Breathed

The Bible declares that all Scripture is God breathed, not just parts of it.  What does it mean that all Scripture is God breathed? God-Breathed Paul says that "All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work" (2 Tim 3:16-17) but what does it mean that the Bible, which is what Paul means by saying "all Scripture," is God-breathed?  Looking at the G … [Read more...]