Purgatory – An Abhorrent Blasphemy

If one fundamental doctrine of Bible truth is changed it inevitably leads to a corruption of other Bible teachings. An example of this is the error regarding the teaching of immortal souls. From this error comes the false teaching of
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But What About the Children?

When Israel left the land of Egypt, the whole family came out. They crossed the Red Sea and they were all sustained by God in the wilderness. What will happen to families when Jesus comes back?

Responsible members will be … Read more “But What About the Children?”

Isaiah 63:7–19 “I will mention the lovingkindnesses of the LORD”

As has been mentioned Isaiah 63:7 commences a long sustained appeal by Isaiah to Yahweh to remember the special status of the chosen race, Israel. Why does he make this plea? Because in the opening vision (63:1–7), the Conqueror of … Read more “Isaiah 63:7–19 “I will mention the lovingkindnesses of the LORD””

The Family and Discipline

It is safe to remark that discipline is unfashionable today. The creed of our modern humanist society demands the freedom of expression and behaviour, wherever that behaviour might lead. To say that this approach is a mistake would be to … Read more “The Family and Discipline”

Delivered to the Gentiles to be mocked, scourged, spat upon and killed

From this title, taken from Jesus’ words in Mark 10:33–34, it is clear that he knew in detail what would befall him in Jerusalem at the hands of Jew and Gentile.

Caiaphas had obtained the confession from Jesus that he … Read more “Delivered to the Gentiles to be mocked, scourged, spat upon and killed”

Enduring Unto The End – Matthew 24

There is a noticeable sense of urgency about  the New Testament. Most of the NT was  written with the storm clouds of AD 70  looming up. The Jewish state was about to go, the  Mosaic order was being wrapped up.… Read more “Enduring Unto The End – Matthew 24”

In Defence of the Scriptures

A need to defend

The Bible today is frequently scorned in the media as a book of Middle Eastern fairy tales, and criticised as redundant and irrelevant. We are living in an age of scepticism, where ‘informed’ atheists abound who … Read more “In Defence of the Scriptures”

What Nation will Rank the Highest in Future Years ?

Here is a political question, which it will puzzle politicians to answer. Some, on reading it, will at once claim the honor for America, others for Britain, and others look to the Russian colossus as the one which shall tower … Read more “What Nation will Rank the Highest in Future Years ?”

Evidence for Design

The Apostle Paul in his letter to the Romans, speaking about the inhabitants of Rome in his day, confirmed that “… what can be known about God is plain to them, because God has shown it to them. Ever since … Read more “Evidence for Design”

Solar Energy Ventures in Israel

Israel’s discoveries of significant oil and gas fields make it likely that the Jewish State will be energy self-sufficient for the future. But like Australia, Israel has a climate that provides abundant sunlight with the potential for it to be … Read more “Solar Energy Ventures in Israel”

The authorship and time of writing

The book does not identify the author. According to Jewish tradition the author was Samuel, and there is a  suggestion that the author could be Solomon due to the lineage in the last chapter which ends with David.  Therefore when … Read more “The authorship and time of writing”

Naomi – The Woman Who Returned (1). _REVIEW Missing Letters

From grief and bitterness to joy

The woman sat motionless in the dark room,  her body bowed in grief and despair. So  deep was her sorrow that she barely heard  the wails of the other women gathered there, much  less … Read more “Naomi – The Woman Who Returned (1). _REVIEW Missing Letters”

The Writing is on the Wall

“The day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night. While people are saying, ‘There is peace and security,’ then sudden destruction will come upon them as labour pains come upon a pregnant woman, and they will … Read more “The Writing is on the Wall”