The Old Testament sets the stage for it and the New Testament describes it. For relieving the suffering he forgot to take food for himself. Then: He died on the cross to take away the sins of the world, to become the savior and redeemer of mankind.AS A MAN, God lived the most strangely beautiful life ever known. Christ, the center and heart of history, is the center and heart of our lives- every one's destiny- saint and sinner alike is in his hand, our acceptance of him, and his teachings, or our rejection, determines eternal glory or eternal ruin; Heaven or Hell: one or the other!Secular history provides a concrete record of the day in 445 B. (Archives of Persian kings - Encyclopedia Britannica) when Artaxerxes gave the commandment to Nehemiah to rebuild Jerusalem, it gave the starting point for Daniel's countdown to Palm Sunday!Counting it down, we see again from secular history's records of the Messiah's triumphant entry into Jerusalem on April 6, 32 A.The Bible's bold declaration that it is the divine and protected word of God is supported by any number of amazing, seemingly impossible prophecies and their fulfillments.
The pulpit's one business is the simple, expository teaching of God's word! Jesus not only came to redeem mankind but to reveal the nature of God.
12-14 of Genesis and one even has his father's name.
Archeological discoveries also show these towns were in existence until about 2,000 B. No longer can the Bible's critics get away with accusing us of being naive or foolish today when we believe what the Bible says about Abraham like they used to in the 20th century.
For instance, the opening of Genesis, penned by Moses was actually 'The Creation Hymn', sung for ages, finally written down.
But alas, translating it alone would not be enough to get it to the English - speaking people, for almost 250 years after the job was completed the throne of England violently opposed its propagation, cruelly martyring men like William Tyndale burned at the stake for smuggling bibles - struggling to get God's work to the people!