2 Wail, O cypress, for the cedar has fallen, Because the glorious trees have been destroyed; Wail, O oaks of Bashan *, For the impenetrable forest has come down. Zechariah xi v. 2 *Bashan means smooth, and is east of the River Jordan; it is now the Golan Heights see the map below.
Ephesians 3:17-19 is a popular choice. The print can be bought on etsy. The version below is from the New Century Bible, a simplified Bible text aimed at children with limited vocabulary skills, much like the Gleason's New Life Bible. Recently, the NCV text was combined with The Youth Bible and updated in 2007. 17 I … Continue reading Most Powerful Prayers #35 How Wide, How Long, How High, and How Deep
Atonement Part of Speech: Noun, mass Meaning: 1. Making up for past misdeeds, transgressions; making amends for an injury or offense. 2. Reconciliation, especially the reconciliation between God and humans. Notes: Today, September 18, 2018, is Yom Kippur, the final day of the Jewish High Holidays (literally, the Days of Awe), and part of the … Continue reading The Atonement of the Scapegoat
This set are bibles that are idiosyncratic i.e. they have odd licensing agreements or tend to have unusual translations. Whatever their reason, they are not very popular but are worth considering. The World English Bible is actually an update to the 1901 American Standard version. It also has footnotes to explain some of its … Continue reading Confusion among Bibles: the Best of the Rest
Jesus falls asleep I got the video from the official church site.
A complete Bible was a desirable goal but the Old Testament is considerably longer than the New Testament, and the New Testament had already required four years to complete. However, something happened at this time to make translation faster..and it was the advent of the personal computer. Incredibly in the same four years that it … Continue reading Is the NT enough?
New Life Version of the Holy Bible Joshua Chapter 11. 19 There was not a city which made peace with the sons of Israel except the Hivites living in Gibeon. They took them all in battle. 20 For the Lord made their hearts hard to meet Israel in battle, so Israel might destroy all of … Continue reading The Hivites in Joshua
Yesterday, for July 11th Heartlight.org gave me a daily Bible quote "Therefore I will not keep silent; I will speak out in the anguish of my spirit, I will complain in the bitterness of my soul." - Job 7:11(NIV) This verse is about the ability of venting one's anguish to God and not worrying about … Continue reading Complaining to God
I found some great youtubes to listen to holy music this day....for those who cannot make church. Listen to this one...of course they are all Greek.
DECEMBER 24, 2011 7:00 A.M. Elisabeth’s Barrenness and OursWho celebrates a birth nowadays? Our lesson today comes from the Gospel according to Luke. No, no, not the manger, the shepherds, the wise men, any of that stuff, but the other birth: “But the angel said unto him, Fear not, Zacharias: for thy prayer is heard; … Continue reading Elizabeth had a baby