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    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

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    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 13 Responses Sep 7, 2009

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    JacobtheHuman JacobtheHuman 13-15, M 1 Response Oct 7, 2014

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    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

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

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    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

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

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    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...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 23, 2013

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    "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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    Related Experiences

    I went to Christian Bible Study group on Monday. I had learn a lot about God but facts is not enough to come a true Christian according to the instructor. To be come a true...
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    I wish I can go back to where the bible started to witness the stories that are in the bible. I say because there are so many translations of the bible that it makes you wonder...
    peppit peppit 36-40, M 3 Responses Apr 5

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    I think i'm gifted that i never study for my finals even if i know that what are the topics and how it's gonna be like. I always believe in my self that i could do something and...
    CrushedBrain CrushedBrain 22-25, M Apr 10

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    Pope Francis & Joe Biden Tell World on Easter: "Enter the Mystery" BIBLE PROPHECY!They just invited the world to do what the Bible says: "Mystery, Babylon The Great, The...
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F Apr 18

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    NEW BIBLE REPLACES GOD WITH KANYE ?!?. Apr 7, 2015A new version of the Bible called "The Book Of Yeezus" Replaces the name of God with Kanye.
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F Apr 22

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    WORDS FROM GOD When you hear a friend or a preacher say something, it's not always a word from God. Especially if bits and pieces of Bible passages have to be taken out of...
    GreenButtercup GreenButtercup 36-40, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    Bible is alive for me...It brings my Spirit to where it all began....and now will soon end...the final chapter is in progress...
    EternalViolet EternalViolet 26-30, F Apr 10

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    It's been a long time coming but I finally realize the truth in all religions including the christian bible. Those who have the time and/or desire to know the truth yourself should...
    AverytheSeeker AverytheSeeker 18-21, M Apr 20

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    New American Standard Bible "I tell you that in the same way, there will be more joy in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine righteous persons who need no...
    churinga churinga 70+, M 1 Response Apr 20

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    The manmade Church not only disregards the Bible it insists that because the institutional Church is part of the Body of Christ and numbers are good it must have the blessing of...
    churinga churinga 70+, M 3 Responses Apr 24

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    If the Bible didn't exist then there could not be a God who not only claimed to be the creator but left open the way for all deities of Pagan beliefs to dominate, and Atheism to be...
    churinga churinga 70+, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Pope calls Jesus and the bible a lie! http://youtu.be/pFR5igb28ZE
    KingJamesOnly KingJamesOnly 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    What it means to accept Christ A.W. Tozer A few things, fortunately only a few, are matters of life and death, such as a compass for a sea voyage or a guide for a journey...
    churinga churinga 70+, M 3 days ago

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    The Inadequacy of "Instant Christianity" A.W. Tozer It is hardly a matter of wonder that the country that gave the world instant tea and instant coffee should be the one to...
    churinga churinga 70+, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I read recently a term that is apt regarding today churches, Spiritual constipation. This generation of Churchgoers has taken on a set of standards not in the Bible, but coming in...
    churinga churinga 70+, M 2 days ago

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    I would love to study abroad but find that it is so hard for me because I want to study Renaissance England in a historian type degree. No programs or opportunities in the U.S...
    anonymous1536 anonymous1536 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    Being a slow learner is the worst, can't get accepted at any uni in ur country and leave you home to study somewhere, get a sponsorship and then keep failing everything, i wish i...
    FuadAljeddawi FuadAljeddawi 18-21, M Apr 23

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