– An illustration photo of Adam and Eve leaving Garden of Eden In Genesis 3:22 God says, “The man has now become like one of us, knowing good and evil.” Knowledge in itself is not wrong (see Luke 2:52), so what was so bad about man “knowing good and evil”? It is vital to know… Read More Why was it wrong for Adam and Eve to know good and evil (Genesis 3:22)?
– Adam and Eve by Antonio Molinari The story of “Adam’s rib” is found in Genesis. Genesis 2:18–24 tells the well-known account of how God created the first woman, Eve, by removing a “rib” from Adam’s body and fashioning it into the woman. The creation account clearly indicates that God used Adam’s rib to create… Read More Why did God use Adam’s rib to create Eve?
– An illustration photo of Adam and Eve Were Adam and Eve saved? The Bible does not specifically tell us whether Adam and Eve were saved. Adam and Eve were the only two human beings who knew about God before they became tainted with sin. As a result, they likely still knew God better after… Read More Were Adam and Eve saved? How many children did Adam and Eve have? When were Adam and Eve created?
– An illustration file photo of Eve being Tempted Eve in the Bible was the wife of Adam, the first man that God created. Eve was the mother of Cain and Abel and Seth and “other sons and daughters” (Genesis 4:1–2, 25; 5:4). Eve was the first woman, the first wife, and the first mother… Read More Who was Eve in the Bible?
Question: “Who was Adam in the Bible?” An illustration file photo of Adam from the dust Adam was the first man to ever exist (Genesis 1:27; 1 Corinthians 15:5). He was created by God as the first human being and placed in the Garden of Eden designed just for him ( Genesis 2:8, 10). Adam… Read More BIBLE STUDY: Who was Adam in the Bible?
Question: “What is the whole counsel of God? Answer: The phrase the whole counsel of God is found in Acts 20:27. In his farewell speech to the elders of the Ephesian church, Paul says, “Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of the blood of all, for I did not shrink… Read More BIBLE STUDY: What is the whole counsel of God?
Question: What does it mean that he who endures to the end will be saved (Matthew 24:13)? Answer: In Matthew 24:13 Jesus says, “He that shall endure unto the end, the same shall be saved” (KJV), or, as the NIV has it, “The one who stands firm to the end will be saved.” This verse… Read More What does it mean that he who endures to the end will be saved (Matthew 24:13)?
Question: “What is the difference between mercy and grace?” Answer: Mercy and grace are often confused. While the terms have similar meanings, grace and mercy are not the same. To summarize the difference: mercy is God not punishing us as our sins deserve, and grace is God blessing us despite the fact that we do… Read More BIBLE STUDY: What is the difference between mercy and grace?
Question: “What is the difference between the soul and spirit of man?” Answer: The soul and the spirit are the two primary immaterial aspects that Scripture ascribes to humanity. It can be confusing to attempt to discern the precise differences between the two. The word “spirit” refers only to the immaterial facet of humanity. Human… Read More BIBLE STUDY: What is the difference between the soul and spirit of man?
Question: “What is the mark of the beast?” – Picture use for illustration Answer: The main passage in the Bible that mentions the “mark of the beast” is Revelation 13:15-18. Other references can be found in Revelation 14:9, 11, 15:2, 16:2, 19:20, and 20:4. This mark acts as a seal for the followers of Antichrist… Read More BIBLE STUDY: What is the mark of the beast?, What does the Bible say about mark of the beast?