How to live the Sermon on the Mount – Christian Morality

The Matthew chapters 5-7 Sermon on the Mount begins with the Beatitudes, to which the reader is amply referred in The Beatitudes and More in the 2005 January issue; and Living the Beatitudes, which is the theme of the 2002 May/June issue. In this issue we go beyond the Beatitudes in How to Read more…

New 2012 Movie – Respected Church Leader Discovers Hell is Not a Place of Eternal Torment

based on a true story

Edward Fudge, a young Bible-belt preacher, gets a surprise visit from an eccentric stranger who has a bizarre request. He wants Fudge to investigate Hell.

Son of a respected church leader known for his conservative religious views, Edward is confident that whatever the Bible really teaches is right. Trained in Read more…

Are Angels Our Friends?

Psalm 91:11 (KJV) “For he shall give his angels charge over thee, to keep thee in all thy ways.”

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Angels. Are they real? If they are, what do they do – where do they live? Can we communicate with them? SHOULD we communicate with them? There are many questions surrounding these mysterious beings and Read more…

Cleansing From Filthiness of Flesh and Spirit

“Having, therefore, these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.”–2 Cor. 7:1.

R4974 – IN OUR TEXT the expression, “filthiness of the flesh,” seems to be a general one, in contrast with the Divine purity in which man was Read more…

Who is the “Little Horn” of Daniel 7:8, 24, 25?

Daniel 12 refers to three periods of time: 1260, 1290, and 1335 days. These prophetic days are generally understood to represent years, which began to count “from the time that the daily sacrifice shall be taken away, and the abomination that maketh desolate set up.” (Daniel 12:11) The date when Papacy was “set up” with Read more…

Pressing Toward the Mark of the High Calling

Counsel from C.T. Russell [R1884 : page 249] “I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.”–Phil. 3:14.

THESE were the words of one of the most earnest and faithful runners for the prize of the high calling of the Gospel Church. The speaker was a man Read more…

Are the Christian and Jewish Sabbath the same?

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The Sabbath was put in place by God as a way for his children to stop – to stop their lives for a day and be able to look up, gain perspective and then once again move forward. In the 10 Commandments, the Sabbath is clearly on Saturday. Why then do we not observe Read more…

Listen to “Are there Secrets to Staying in Love?”

1 Corinthians 13:4-5 “Love is patient, love is kind and is not jealous; love does not brag and is not arrogant, 5does not act unbecomingly; it does not seek its own, is not provoked, does not take into account a wrong suffered.”

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Valentine’s day is just a few days away. Read more…

The Origin of the Trinity: From Paganism to Constantine

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While the majority of the Christian world considers the concept of the Trinity vital to Christianity, many historians and Bible scholars agree that Read more…

How To Choose a Bible Translation

Every scripture inspired of God (is) also profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for instruction which is in righteousness. That the man of God may be complete, furnished completely unto every good work.—2 Timothy 3:16, 17 (ASV)

Which translation of the Bible is best for the devoted Christian? How faithful is it Read more…