Understanding the New Testament
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How to Better Understand Galatians
Galatians is one of the most misunderstood books in the New Testament and in all of the Bible. This post will help you to better understand what Paul's writings mean in context with the rest of the Bible!
Who did the dragon wage war against in Revelation 12? Learn the New Testament!
Who did the dragon wage war against in Revelation 12? And why was it angry with people who knew the Messiah and also kept the Bible's commandments? Learn to better understand the New Testament and what it says about how we live and God's law!
All the way to the very end of the Bible, doing the commandment is considered a blessing!
Revelation 22:14 - Blessed are those doing his commands. Bible verses on the law and commandments. Words of Jesus. Words to live by.
Why Did Paul Withstand Peter in Galatians 2?
When paul says Peter was living as a gentile, he means that Peter had set aside manmade rules. So when Paul asks, "Why pressure gentiles to live as Jews?" he means, "why should we teach new believers laws and rituals that aren't found in the Bible?" | Land of Honey
Understanding Matthew 5:17 and what Jesus meant by fulfilling the law
Did the Messiah fulfill the law? That's a phrase most of us have heard dozens of times...and with good reason. The Bible says the Messiah came to fulfill the law; this was said by Jesus himself in Matthew 5:17. But it's important to get the implications of that statement correct.
Learn the meaning of the book of Hebrews!
This post will help you to better understand one of the most controversial books in the New Testament, the book of Hebrews! Learn the meaning of Hebrews, and how it doesn't contradict the rest of the Bible or do away with the commandments. Hebrews talks about the difference between the priesthood of Jesus and the Levitical priesthood of the Old Testament.
The Messiah did not argue against the validity of Old Testament commandments.
Jesus was not against the commandments that God gave his people in the Old Testament. When he clashed with religious leaders it was because they were putting their manmade laws ahead of what the Bible says!