Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Study the Bible

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 201 People

    Anyone Here Not Christian?

    I'm just curious to see if there are any others like myself who are not Christian but still find studying the Bible either interesting, rewarding, or a personal goal. As you read it, do you feel yourself becoming drawn to Christianity, like you might become a member? Do you...
    Dhesyca Dhesyca 18-21, F 8 Responses Sep 9, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Often

    Though not so often as I should. I compare multiple translations and check out word meanings in Greek or Hebrew in Strong's. I like the kjv and rsv, I will not use a paraphrase such as the message.
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 11, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The Literal Word Of God

    The Bible is the literal Word of God. There is history, vision, and poetry in it, and each of those should be taken for what they are. The history is all literal of course. This includes most of the Bible. The poetry is symbolic and metaphorical, but teaches truth. The poetry is...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M 8 Responses Sep 19, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Truly A Book For All Seasons

    For many years, until we moved to the farm, I was a Bible Teacher. I taught children's Sunday school, various ages. I was part of a Missionary outreach to a school that allowed teachers of religion to come in and give classes to their students for  years. I taught firstt...
    CatchCabby CatchCabby 56-60, F 5 Responses Nov 3, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    What Is A Soul?

    So far, I've gotten through Deuteronomy and have found that a "soul" is usually described as being the blood or life of a being. Am I right in remembering that the Bible says this? If not, what IS a soul according to the Bible? If blood is the soul, do all animals that...
    Dhesyca Dhesyca 18-21, F 8 Responses Oct 12, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Love God

    Is it easy to say it more than to do it? I love God, but do I do the things that show that I really love Him?
    Ilovegodd Ilovegodd 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 25, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    hisangelicbaby hisangelicbaby 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 3, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Study!?

    It makes it sound like school. I study the bible yes, but the problem is, I am a humanist. By what i see is that in this faith of the jews and christians is nothing but trials. Its like your god wants to put you thru hell in order for you to enter this "Heaven". It...
    TattooBlitz TattooBlitz 18-21, F 3 Responses May 14, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    To become of Jehovah's Witnesses you must study

    for a year so I had to make the commitment to reading the whole Bible. Also I am kind of a Conspiracy Nut who likes to research prophecy so if a certain prediction claims to be Biblically based I look it up to be certain it is true. I try to read the Bible in general for at...
    Selah94 Selah94 18-21, F Aug 8, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Crucified

    A poem for the one and only Jesus Christ our lord: On that Palm Sunday Jesus Christ triumphed As the prince of peace He rode on a donkey, not a horse Symbolizing peace and love, not war His people praised him Saying "Hosanna in the highest" Meaning "save us now" On the day of...
    Cutie2013 Cutie2013 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I am a born again Christian.

    I'll be polite and wait for the laughter die down. I rad the Bible for these reasons. I read it to see how worthless, undesirable, unlovable, messed up, back sliding, Baptist deacon I am. I know I have been forgiven through the blood of Christ. Still I am lower than dirt. If I...
    oldclerk oldclerk 61-65, M 1 Response Dec 15, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Study on Ps 119:6 Desiring to be qualified

    Then I would not be put to shame when I consider all your commands. (NIV) Then I shall not be ashamed when I look upon all Your commandments. (NASB) Ps 119:6 The expression “be put to shame” is found 6 times in Ps 119 V. 31 I hold fast to your statutes, Lord; do not let...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 51-55, M 1 Response Sep 20, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Study on Ps 119:4 My utmost

    for his highest You have laid down precepts that are to be fully obeyed. Oh, that my ways were steadfast in obeying your decrees! Psalm 119:4f I received a phone call yesterday when my wife and I sat down to eat dinner. A lady from church called. She asked for prayer. Her 8...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 51-55, M 1 Response Sep 20, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Am Studying It In College

    Im taking a Psychology major with a Biblical studies minor which i find very fascinating, i have learnt a lot about the bible. Namely, don't take everything at face value and the benefits of reading bible as literature and breaking down its structure to gain deeper understanding...
    Donalh Donalh 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 14, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Me

    Every Sunday I study the bible as a Christian with my brother we learn about Jehovah god and his angels plus satan and his demons it's fun and it helps you with life a lot . The next step for me is to get baptized....
    Miesha777 Miesha777 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 19, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Study The Bible With A Goal In Mind

    I don't just study the Bible only to get head knowledge or to quote scripture or to make myself appear like I'm a scholar or that I am well versed in the Bible. I study the Bible to understand God's will and purpose in my life. During my regular study of the Bible over the years...
    seotelkniwt seotelkniwt 61-65, F 1 Response Oct 7, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 51-55, M 2 Responses Aug 17, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Try it and ask people to show the length of a

    meter without any help. Very likely the length will differ. Try and ask children the length of a meter - they will likely have no idea at all how long a meter is, they have yet to learn measurments. Life would be horrible without agreed on measurements, without yardsticks and...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 51-55, M 1 Response Dec 20, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    JacobtheHuman JacobtheHuman 13-15, M 2 Responses Oct 7, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    heyyo1234 heyyo1234 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 9, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Need Help Concerning Ex. 6:12

    I'm reading the Bible from cover to cover, and have recently finished Genesis. Wonderful book! Now that I'm in Exodus, I found a verse that confused me. Exodus 6:12 reads: "And Moses spoke before the LORD, saying, 'The children of Israel have not heeded me. How then shall...
    Dhesyca Dhesyca 18-21, F 14 Responses Sep 7, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    "study"

    How do you study the Bible?I have a theme I would like to read about, so I search (on the internet) where in the Bible i can find it and so I read it.Or look for favorite passages/quotes/verses from others and look them up.
    annelies83 annelies83 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 17, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Psalm 23

    The Lord is my Shepherd - Psalm 23 The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake. Yea, though I walk through the...
    Lex2420 Lex2420 13-15, F Jul 23, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Have A Class.

    I study Proverbs right now. I also study Psalms. I have a church class that I recently joined to learn more about it. I think it is interesting. I like to learn about people in it. I have been to many study classes over my lifetime. Through the years I have made quite a few good...
    Christian02 Christian02 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 8, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    To Learn

    For me and me alone it is to learn and hopefully in the words of the old song make a "closer walk with thee".   John 3:16 ~ "... that God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 6 Responses Nov 10, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Study on Ps 119:2+10 Giving my relationship to

    God top priority Blessed are those who keep his statutes and seek him with all their heart. I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands. Ps 119:2+10 The last four days I have thought about what it means to “seek him with all their heart.” I...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 51-55, M 1 Response Sep 20, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    For a good name Turn away my reproach

    which I dread, For Your ordinances are good. Psam 119:39 NASB Take away the disgrace I dread, for your laws are good. NIV Last week I received the annual water bill. I was surprised to see that our water consumption last year was significantly higher than the years before. My...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 51-55, M 1 Response Jun 27, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Love the Bible

    Even before I was a Christian I had a passion to learn other religions. All of my electives my first year of college was religion/language oriented. I took Hebrew, Greek, and World religion, Jewish Philosophy, and the rest was art. I paid for a summer class to...
    Konrad Konrad 22-25, M 4 Responses Jun 15, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    The testimony of the love letter Psalm 119:55 O Lord, I remember Your name in the night, And keep Your law." Ps 119:55 (NASB) I remember, Lord, your ancient laws, and I find...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    But as for me, it is good to be near God. Psalm 73:28 At the end of the Psalm there is this wonderful testimony. This Verse was the watchword for Chrstians all over the world for...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 51-55, M 2 Responses Jan 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I have the Bible app and I love reading it. And sometimes when I want to read it, but my eyes hurt I can listen to it instead! The Bible app is absolutely great!
    Trinityde Trinityde 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Studying abroad has always been a dream of mine. Recently, my community college has gave their students the opportunity to study abroad. Has anyone study abroad before? If so...
    PeaceBatman PeaceBatman 22-25, F Dec 28, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I study almost everyday for a couple of hours although I wish i could study more I love to learn and am currently studying at uni.
    hpfangirl hpfangirl 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 9

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Jews Returning To Israel_ISIS and Ebola* Current news how bible prophecy is coming to pass.
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F Jan 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    History of the Bible. http://youtu.be/pLAbxkclT2I
    Stigmata1 Stigmata1 26-30, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    History of the Bible. http://youtu.be/pLAbxkclT2I
    Stigmata1 Stigmata1 26-30, M 1 Response 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    New World Order Bible Versions http://youtu.be/X1gSC6MTxGs
    Stigmata1 Stigmata1 26-30, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    New World Order Bible Versions http://youtu.be/X1gSC6MTxGs
    Stigmata1 Stigmata1 26-30, M 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    January 2015 Signs of The Times...Published on Jan 24, 2015What's happened within the last 24 hours...- 8 earthquakes in 24 hours rattles south Oregon- 73 earthquakes hits this...
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    These are my choice of countries that I can study... Any suggestions where should I study and why?
    Misaki7590 Misaki7590 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 12

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Instead of making a list of all the things I need to get done for school I am writing this, I'll find any possible way to procrastinate when I have to study, even if I want to be...
    lifind lifind 18-21, F Jan 20

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So I went in for a sleep Study last night. My doctor wanted me to do a sleep study because I have episodes of waking up due to not breathing. I arrived at the hospital and it Was...
    LadyTShay LadyTShay 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My mother will be so pissed at me :D I'm so proud of myself for not studying.
    SweeterThanToblerone SweeterThanToblerone 13-15, F Jan 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I've heard that the tests to become a CPA is the hardest. I think it's a series of 4 tests, but I cannot fathom how it can be harder than studying for the Bar. I received my prep...
    cluebbers87 cluebbers87 26-30, M Jan 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm studying French and German and struggling a bit any tips for revision as I have my exams soon and want to do as well as I can If anyone has any tips I'd be very grateful
    justmeasis justmeasis 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Me studying: Writes down 3 words Checks EP Changes song Gets food Sneezes Contemplates life Loses place in notes Falls asleep 💤
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I should be studying right now instead of being on Ep. I studied for four hours last night and I think I am getting burned out from it.
    captaindexter captaindexter 22-25, M 4 Responses 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a student of the Kabbalah. I study towards becoming an authority. I work to become a Rabbi?
    Corzomec Corzomec 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel