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August 1, 2011

If the Devil no longer has power and authority over us, why does the Bible command us to put on the full armor of God? Question and Answer The Lord's decisive defeat of the Devil through the cross does not mean we are no longer involved in spiritual battles and fierce struggles. The Lord Jesus has already won the war, but we are still engaged...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2011/8/questions/84330
todayintheword.org August 1, 2011

Question and Answer

September 1, 2012

As a Christian, do I need to submit to a government that I do not like? Does the Bible explain why we should submit to the government? Question and Answer Paul gives us several reasons in Romans 13:1–7 why every Christian should submit to the government: (1) human government/civil authority, regardless of its forms and philosophical base,...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2012/9/questions/93769
todayintheword.org September 1, 2012

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December 1, 2015

I have heard it said that the Bible doesn’t really address the issue of abortion at all. In fact, some people have told me that Exodus 21:22 proves that the Bible does not equate a fetus with fully human life. How would you respond? Question and Answer There are many good reasons to support a pro-life position regarding preborn babies. Beyond...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2015/12/questions/176862
todayintheword.org December 1, 2015

Question and Answer

December 1, 2011

I am a Christian, but through the years Bible verses that promote slavery have troubled me deeply. I have discussed my concerns with pastors and ministry leaders, but I have not received a satisfactory response. The verses that deal with slavery seem so unfair to me. Does the Bible promote slavery? Question and Answer No, the Bible doesn't...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2011/12/questions/84349
todayintheword.org December 1, 2011

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November 1, 2019

What does the Bible say about cremation versus standard burial? If a person is cremated, will he or she still have a physical body in the resurrection? Question and Answer Many people wonder whether God can raise up a cremated person at the resurrection. The answer is simple—if God can raise a decomposed body or one lost at sea or burned...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2019/november-2019/november-2019-question-and-answer/question-2/
todayintheword.org November 1, 2019

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July 1, 2018

What does the Bible mean when it says, “You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your God” (Ex. 20:7)? Question 4 The name of God is a summary statement of the totality of His person. God commands us not to treat His name in a way that is careless, thoughtless, or empty of purpose. We are not to lift up the Lord’s name in a way that empties...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2018/07---july/question-and-answer/question-4
todayintheword.org July 1, 2018

Question and Answer

January 1, 2007

The Bible says a snake talked with Eve. Did other animals in the Garden of Eden also know how to talk? Question and Answer Maybe. The snake was “more crafty than any of the wild animals the Lord God had made” (Gen. 3:1). This does not preclude the possibility that other animals talked. It implies that for Satan’s purposes the serpent was...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2007/1/questions/135983
todayintheword.org January 1, 2007

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June 1, 2012

Sometimes my feelings and inner impressions about an issue are at odds with the clear teaching of the Bible. What am I to do? Question and Answer Every believer in Christ has probably experienced this at one time or another. We are to trust the clear teaching of God’s Word and not our impressions! The supreme standard and ultimate authority...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2012/6/questions/89167
todayintheword.org June 1, 2012

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October 1, 2014

How can I really know that I am saved? The Bible talks about people who believed that they were born again and later discovered they were not. Question and Answer Our confidence of personal salvation comes to us from two sources. First, what the Word of God has to say; and second, also what the Spirit of God assures me of. I must believe...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2014/10/questions/142276
todayintheword.org October 1, 2014

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September 1, 2017

The Bible often speaks of God as a jealous God, and yet the Scripture makes it clear that jealousy is linked to quarreling and anger, and it goads us into destroying relationships rather than protecting them. But at the same time, Scripture points out that God is a jealous God (see Ex. 34:14; Deut. 4:24; Josh. 24:19; Nahum 1:2). What’s the...

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https://www.todayintheword.org/issues/2017/9/q--a/09012017---question-2
todayintheword.org September 1, 2017

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