A Matter of Interpretation

“Who really knows what the Bible means? Everybody has his own interpretation of it.” If this is true, then why don’t we see this as a big problem in the New Testament? The first Christians had no trouble understanding baptism. They knew they were baptized to be saved....

New Thoughts on the Old Bible?

There is an idea about studying the Bible that is vain and divisive, and yet it is common. It is this:    “I see something in this passage which nobody else sees.”   Sometimes this thinking is extended to the past: “I see something about this passage which...

500 Years Ago Today

Do you know what happened five centuries ago on Tuesday, October 31? No, it was not the first Halloween, but millions around the world will celebrate it. People were getting tired of the corruption in the Catholic Church in 16th century Europe. Some believers had...