This is post #4 in the Commonly Misused Bible Verses series. So far I have commented on 2 Chronicles 7:14 and Jeremiah 29:11. These two verses are often pulled out of
Both Christians and unbelievers are guilty of misusing Bible verses by ripping them from their original context.
“You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.” – Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride. It may be inconceivable for you to misuse a
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*If new to this series, please see the introduction.* Today we address one of the most quoted and most commonly misinterpreted passages in the Bible, a verse usually
Social Media Comments for 2 Chronicles 7:14 Inspirational Image "Please notice that this verse is a IF - Then Statement. IF YOU DO THIS.GOD PROMISES TO DO THAT.
Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
“He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. For by him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible
How to Read the Bible It shall greatly helpe ye to understande Scripture If thou mark Not only what is spoken or wrytten, But of whom,
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As a Thursday series, I am posting verses from the Bible that are often quoted out of context, misused, and abused by those in our If you begin reading in verse 15 and read through verse 20, that entire paragraph is devoted to the subject of church
Here are just a few examples of some of the most popular – and some might say most misused – Bible verse is about Paul dismantling his own pride, not glossing over his mistakes. Where two or three gather in my name, there I am with them (Matthew 18
19) with believers who follow his instructions regarding church discipline.” Matt Smethurst, managing editor for The Gospel Coalition, points out another view: “Notice in Matthew 18:20 of The Most Misused Verses in the Bible, also reminds us
That is why we must approach the Bible with extreme care and intentionality. How it is read, memorized and quoted is of utmost importance. However, Christians often misunderstand them." – Matthew 18:20 Out of Context: This verse is usually quoted
The context of this verse often misused, particularly by people in power to enable themselves to stay in power. Here are some examples from around the blogosphere: From Under Much Grace: In many spiritually abusive groups, Matthew chapter 18, verses
(Verses like Acts 12:5) Matthew 5:24 - Leave there thy gift before the altar (Verses like Acts 6:4) Ephesians 6:18-20 - Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication
Bible Verses Jesus Spoke About Kids Matthew 19:14 but Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me and do not hinder them, for to such belongs the kingdom of heaven.” Scripture Quotes Containing Commands and Instruction to Kids Exodus 20:12
That Bible passage is in the Gospel according to Matthew, chapter 16, verse 18. The Catholic Church teaches that the a clear statement of a position of leadership authority. Mt 16:19-20 I will give you (singular) the keys to the kingdom of heaven.
"Again, truly I tell you that if two of you on earth agree about anything they ask for, it will be done for them by my Father in heaven.Now this conjoint prayer refers, in all probability, to the binding and loosing in the preceding verse Ephesians 6:18-20 Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit Philippians 1:19 For I know that this shall turn to my salvation
This is another one of those biblical texts which is not so difficult as it is one which is so widely and so often misused and and Abused Bible Passages”. But I refer to the words of Jesus in Matthew 11, beginning with verse 18: “For John came