Is Fasting Necessary in the New Testament?

Certain issues put today’s Christians in different camps. One of such is fasting. While many Christians in this age believe fasting is a necessary and rewarding part of their worship and devotion, some others think it’s an unnecessary torment of the body. The major reason the latter cite in defence, is that Christ’s redemptive suffering …

Did Jesus Really Die in Jerusalem As He Said He Would?

It is popular belief that Jesus died in Jerusalem. But there are contentions about how true that is. The question of whether he really died in Jerusalem as he foretold needs to be answered for two reasons. Owing to His prophetic reputation, if he did not die in Jerusalem as he predicted, that he died …

Tower of Babel: The Real Reason God Confused the People’s Language

It would have been nice to see what the tower of Babel (at Shinar) would look like. Would it have been taller than the Burj Khalifa? Would it have had up to a thousand floors? These questions will only remain in our imaginations because that grand idea never materialized. God ended it. But why would …

Bible Contradictions: The Truth About What Was in the Ark of Covenant

Could the author of Hebrews have been wrong when he said the ark of the covenant had in it, “the golden pot that had the manna, Aaron’s rod that budded, and the tablets of the covenant”? This question easily pops up when you realize that 1 Kings 8:9, says “Nothing was in the ark except …