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5/30 – Do We Have the Right Books in Our Bibles?

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Have you ever wondered how the Bible was put together? I mean, how do we know that the Book of Ephesians is part of the inspired Word of God and that the Gospel of Thomas is not part of the inspired Word of God? Here are the six criteria the early Church used to determine […]

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May 27 – Why Are There 66 Books in Your Bible?

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Have you ever wondered why there are 66 books in your Bible? Or if you grew up in the Catholic tradition (or currently are there), you might wonder why there are a few more titles in your table of contents. The number of books recognized as scripture from God, or not recognized as scripture from […]

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How Was the Bible Written?

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Have you ever wondered how the Bible was written? If you flip through the pages of the New Testament, you will find letters signed, “Greetings from Paul”, rather than, “Yours Truly, God”. So why do we say these letters are from God if some are clearly signed by men? This brings us to a fundamental […]

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May 9 – Show Me the Red Letters!

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If you flip through the gospels in most modern translations of the Bible (All English Bibles are translations of the original Hebrew and Greek scriptures), you will find some letters in red and others in black. These red letters represent the words that Jesus spoke during His earthly ministry, and were first printed in red […]

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May 2 – Special Revelation: The Bible.

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In the creation of the world, God has made Himself known to His creatures so that no person can stand before God on judgment day and say, “Hey, this isn’t fair. I had no idea there was a God!” This is called general revelation.   Although general revelation is enough to condemn man before God, it […]