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October 1, 2006

What do you think about the claims of some that Noah’s ark has been discovered? Question and Answer All I know about the search for Noah’s ark, and the latest claims to have found it, is what I read in the newspaper and/or the Internet. Apparently, explorers found some petrified beams high on a mountain in Iran. To the members of the expedition,...

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March 1, 2008

I’m a KJV man, which says that homosexuals are sinners—something your NIV won’t do. How do you explain that the people before the Flood were not called sinners? Question and Answer Because space is limited, I cannot list the NIV’s references to homosexuals. However, a concordance and Bible dictionary may persuade you to agree with me that...

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June 1, 2014

Who are the “Sons of God” in Genesis 6? Question and Answer Many people wonder about the statement that “the sons of God saw that the daughters of humans were beautiful, and they married any of them they chose” (Gen. 6:2). It is said that out of these unions came the Nephilim, a supposed race of giants that corrupted the earth (Gen. 6:4).

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April 1, 2015

Where did Jesus’ spirit go between Good Friday and Resurrection Sunday? Did Jesus go to hell? Question and Answer The idea that the Lord Jesus went to hell between the crucifixion and the resurrection, frequently called “the harrowing of hell,” has been believed since ancient times. In fact, the Apostles’ Creed seems to teach it when it...

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April 1, 2005

Does Genesis 6:1-2 mean that angels married women - real, live human beings? Question and Answer The passage speaks of men (people), their daughters, and the "sons of God." If we include verses 3-7 in the passage, it suggests that the result of the marriages of the "sons of God" to the "daughters of men" was moral corruption of such extent...

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August 1, 2010

What does the Bible mean when it says God remembered a person? Question and Answer The Bible says God remembered Noah (Gen. 8:1), Abraham (Gen. 19:22), Rachel (Gen. 30:22), and others (1 Sam. 1:19). In these verses the Lord is not calling to mind people He has forgotten. Several years ago, I was greeting people that I knew by name after...

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Question and Answer: How Old is the Earth?

February 28, 2021

I am a devout Christian. However, I struggle with those who use the literal interpretation of the Bible to conclude that the earth and all of creation is only about 10,000 years old.

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January 1, 2010

My wife has a hard time with the Old Testament. She doesn't think a kind God would give orders to wipe out entire groups of people (including women and children at times). She's also troubled by severe punishments commanded for violation of some Levitical laws. How do you respond? Question and Answer First, I would thank your wife for the...

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September 1, 2017

In the Old Testament, a priest had to offer sacrifices for the people, but we know that no one is saved by the sacrifice of bulls and goats. How then were these Old Testament saints saved? Question and Answer They were saved by faith in the promises of God, just as we are. We find this truth affirmed in the New Testament: “And the scripture...

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April 1, 2007

Who decides what is not okay? I am not thinking about things that are clearly wrong, but things in the gray area. Does public opinion help in accepting or rejecting disputed opinions or conduct? Question and Answer First, those to whom we turn for guidance in matters of right and wrong are men and women like Noah, a preacher of righteousness.

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