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Archive for April, 2006

How Jesus ‘of Nazareth’ Fulfills ‘The Branch’ Prophecies

Saturday, April 22nd, 2006

Q: Matt. 2:23 Says: “and he went and lived in a city called Nazareth, that what was spoken by the prophets might be fulfilled. “He shall be called a Nazarene.” I can find no such prophecy, why would Matthew make this Up? A: Jesus was commonly referred to as ‘Jesus of Nazareth’. Every time a […]

Why Jesus didn’t Resurrect Joseph

Friday, April 21st, 2006

Q: If Jesus so loved Lazarus that he raised him from the dead, did he love his father Joseph less? Seeing that he did not raise him upon his passing. A: Jesus raised a number of people from the dead–many that he did not even know–love was not the main requirement in these miracles–compassion seemed […]

Deut. 6:4 -‘The Shema’ and The Trinity

Thursday, April 20th, 2006

Q: See Deuteronomy 6:4–How can God be Three as Christians teach, if The Shema clearly states that God is One? A: Rather than being a problem for Christians, I have always viewed ‘The Shema’ (Deut.6:4) with awe and wonder, how well the mystery of the ‘Triune God’ can easily fit into this passage.

Jesus: “Today You Will Be With Me In Paradise”

Wednesday, April 19th, 2006

Q: In Luke 23:43, Jesus tells the thief- “I tell you the truth, today you will be with me in paradise.” Yet on his rising from the dead, he states to Mary in John 20:17- “Do not hold on to me, for I have not yet returned to the Father.” One passage says he’s going […]