“He that hath the bride is the bridegroom: but the friend of the bridegroom, which standeth and heareth him, rejoiceth greatly because of the bridegroom’s voice: this my joy therefore is fulfilled.” These words of John the Baptist still apply
The healing of Jairus’ daughter is an astounding miracle which allows us to understand that our Lord holds the keys of hell and of death in the power of his hand (Rev 1:18).
Mark records how Jesus took the young
We live in an age where it is not easy to confess before others that God’s Word is the foundation for everything we do and believe. Sometimes when we express to our non-Christadelphian friends that we believe what God has
Ezekiel – Man of Vision, Son of Man
Ezekiel was a man of vision. God showed him the future so clearly that at times he must have felt that he was actually living it. The first vision was perhaps the
In the kingdom age, we hope to sing the song of Moses the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb—“Great and marvellous are thy works, Lord God Almighty; just and true are thy ways, thou King of saints”
We sometimes call something other than what it is and hope that somehow it will become what we have called it. A small boy wants a horse. He finds a broomstick and straddles it and calls it a horse and,
Further evidence of the Babylonian overthrow of Jerusalem and destruction of the Temple by Nebuchadnezzar has been discovered in the south-western region of ancient Jerusalem.1 Archaeologists from the Mount Zion Archaeological Project found layers of ash and burnt wood
Amphipolis is mentioned only once in the Bible in Acts 17:1: “Now when they had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where was a synagogue of the Jews”. The word Amphipolis is derived from “amphi” (on both
It was the apostle whom Jesus loved, who commenced his first epistle with the majestic words, “that which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our
What lights our way?
Christ makes a statement about healthy eyesight: “The light of the body is the eye: if therefore thine eye be single, thy whole body shall be full of light” (Matt 6:22).
The language here is a
Heather Voight’s well researched book outlines the developments that led to the War Refugee Board (WRB) in America.
As the Second World War raged in Europe and Hitler implemented his “Final Solution” to eliminate Jewry in Europe the United
The larger context
This particular prohibition does not stand alone. It is one of a group of like prohibitions recorded in Deuteronomy 23, which, though unpleasant to contemplate, should be considered together. We will consider the exclusions noted in verses
For centuries, the great powers have tirelessly jostled with each other for control of the Middle East. As the Ottoman Empire began to disintegrate in the 19th century, Britain and France competed with each other for control of the region
“We are on our own”—this was a key message from veteran Israeli commentator Ehud Yaari regarding the consequences for Israel following an apparent US retreat from the Middle East.
Yaari was recently in Australia as a guest of the Australia/Israel
Where better to take your family for vacation than to the land of the Bible, the land of promise?
The psalmist outlined our parental responsibility when he declared, “We will not hide (the Word of God) from their children, shewing
- The KJV has Pergamos (feminine form of the name). Many other translations have the neuter form, Pergamum.
- In 282BC it was made the capital of the Seleucid kingdom. In 232BC the Attalid kingdom was established and under the reign
Over the last decade researchers have been looking at how geckos can scamper up glass and seem to be able to cling to any surface.
Only in recent years has their secret been revealed with the aid of an electron
The Hebrew word for ostrich is renan which means “a piercing cry; a wail”. In Job 30:29, Job said of himself, “I am a brother of jackals, and a companion of ostriches” (NKJV) because he felt desolate and isolated, unable