Let me set the scene: a discussion on another site, with a person (A) who says that the Bible says s/he is justified to seek vengeance against another person (B), by cursing them .. literally using a spell. This person (B) had done the victim (A), and others s/he says, harm, and the curse had … Continue reading Vengeance is Mine!
Good afternoon all, I was going to write about the concept of vengeance in the bible, OT & NT, but got distracted by a blog from Heather "Move from this Mountain" and then dropped in on Stephen's Space where he has taken all my questions in my second post in September 2011 and answered them … Continue reading Dancing with the Word
Just this morning a friend and I, were discussing various biblical topics, and got onto the Wrath of God and what it actually is? I pulled out the dictionary, given my very questioning turn of mind, and found - Wrath - 1. Forceful, often vindictive anger. 2. a. Punishment or vengeance as a manifestation of … Continue reading When is Wrath not Wrath?
Ok, now here's a curious thought. The foundation of the Faith, Judaism, states that all Jewish people had certain laws they had to follow. It's a long list, including laws on what could and couldn't be eaten. Those laws transferred themselves (well, not literally, but you know what I mean) into the Old Testament (OT), … Continue reading Law – has heaven and earth passed away