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    Deuteronomy 2:26

    And I sent messengers out of the wilderness of Kedemoth unto Sihon king of Heshbon with words of peace, saying,

Why the King James Version – Part 3

Come Hither? The biggest complaint I’ve heard about the King James Version of the Bible is that the archaic words such as “hither” and “spake” distract from listening to God’s voice. Readers often feel that they’re so busy trying to convert “hither” to “here”, “spake” to “spoke”, etc., in their…

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That Bread of Life – Part 1

What or Who? Today and next Sunday, we’ll be examining the Bible’s definition of the bread of life. If you’re not very familiar with the Bible, you might not expect to find that that bread of life is a person. If you do know this, you might be interested to…

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Why the King James Version – Part 2

The Unprovable Certainty of the Original Text The other reason I use the KJV is more, for lack of a better term, faith-based. I believe that the underlying text of this version is the text that God dictated and then preserved throughout time, i.e., the Masoretic text for the Old…

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Why the King James Version? – Part 1

Introduction – Thou Versus You The influx and proliferation of so many versions of the bible in the English language has probably occurred because many people find the old English in the King James Version difficult to understand, cumbersome, and maybe even intimidating. Thanks be to God, you are perfectly…

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Peter and “You”

In my experience, the common teaching about the matter of Simon Peter’s threefold denial of Jesus is that Satan asked specifically to sift Simon Peter like wheat. Anyone not reading an English translation of the Bible that doesn’t properly use the Elizabethan English of the King James Bible or Young’s…

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What Is Truth

Pontius Pilate asked Jesus Christ a question that is still quite common today: “What is truth?” This is a question I’ve heard posed by far too many, and all looking just about anywhere but to the Truth Himself, apparently not even considering Him as a possibility. God as He reveals…

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Who Are We to Withhold the Gleanings?

“When thou cuttest down thine harvest in thy field, and hast forgot a sheaf in the field, thou shalt not go again to fetch it: it shall be for the stranger, for the fatherless, and for the widow: that the LORD thy God may bless thee in all the work…

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