Cremation is one of those issues that the Bible neither encourages nor forbids. When it comes to burying the dead, there is no scripture that says what you should or should not do. While the subject of cremation is not among the many other topics in the Word of God, there are biblical examples with details about how Jesus and others were buried.
Jesus Christ is Son of God who manifested himself into the human body to save the mankind over thirty years after being born (miraculously) of the virgin Mary. According to the Bible, the records of all that Christians believe took place before and after the birth of Jesus, the lamb of God was blameless.
Adolf Hitler of Germany was so evil. He killed millions of Jews in Germany. He committed evil atrocities that you can never sit down and think of. This man was a devil. But then, he was not the only killer in history. Forget about Gadaffi, Sadam Osen and Osama Bin Laden.
According to the Book of Enock, prophet Enoch is the seventh patriarch in the line of Adam. It is believed to be the recipient of the secret knowledge of God before ascending to heaven. The Book of Enoch was rejected by Jews because it contained prophecies about Jesus Christ.
Photo: Shlomo Ben Yaakov wants to be the first scholar from Nigeria. Shlomo Ben Yaakov is seen reading a book of the law at a Jewish house of worship on the outskirts of the Nigerian capital, Abuja. Gently his soft voice in the Hebrew language is followed and responded by dozens of people behind him.
According to Christians, Jews and Muslims, The Temple Mount in Jerusalem is the holiest place in the world. The place is located in Old town of Jerusalem above western wall and is major tourist site in Israel. Everyone is allowed to visit this amazing place except Al Aqsa Mosque where only Muslims are allowed to visited.
We are climaxing the prayer festival, and all glory to God in the name of Jesus. Acts 20:18-24 says, And when they arrived he said to them: You yourselves are well acquainted with my manner of living among you from the first day that I set foot in [the province of] Asia, and how I continued afterward, Serving the Lord with all humility in tears and in the midst of adversity (affliction and trials) which befell me, due to the plots of the Jews [against me]; How I did not shrink from telling you anything that was for your benefit and teaching you in public meetings and from house to house, But constantly and earnestly I bore testimony both to Jews and Greeks, urging them to turn in repentance [that is due] to God and to have faith in our Lord Jesus Christ [that is due Him].
Religious intolerance has been affecting Saudi Arabia for a long period of time,for the first time they have defeated it .As we used to know it had only Muslims mosques but that is not the case . There are 45 Christian churches for Christians at Emirates ,Gurdwara for Sikhs to pray ,a temple for Mormons and a synagogue for the Jews ,it is an history for Jews to build there temple in Arabia .
As the cupbearer to the king, he enjoyed more benefits compared to the fellow Jews in exile. As a foreigner, Nehemiah was loyal enough to be a confidant to the king. Even in exile, Nehemiah was not bitter. He instead chose to submit to the authority (Romans 13:1).
The death of Jesus Christ and resurection is recorded in the four canonical gospels of Mathew, Mark, Luke and John. Christianity revolves around the person of Jesus Christ and that is why his deeds while on earth since he was born till death have a significant place in the heart of a Christian.
Israel is a popular name in the Bible. Many Christians around the world look upto Israel as the nation where Jesus lived and died thus regarded as the "holy land" However, it is good to note that modern day Israel and biblical Israel are two distinct realities.
Originally, there was a Jewish tradition not to name children after Non-Jews in the Bible. So that eliminated names like Eve, Seth, and Noah. But this custom has long since been abandoned. Nowadays, you can find some Jews with different names that are not Jewish including the name Adam.
Jesus died at 3.00pm, that is, 3.0' clock in the afternoon. This was the very time that Jews killed the Passover Lamb in the temple. Jesus is like our Passover Lamb, because he died for us. The following are the four miraculous events that happened when Jesus died.
For a long time disputes existed between Muslims and Jews over access to the Muslim Wall in Jerusalem, and in the summer of 1929, the situation grew steadily more and more volatile. The riots began when al- Husseini falsely accused Jews of defiling and endangering local mosques, al- Husseini was a prominent figure amongst the Muslims hence he sent out the call to Slaughter the Jews.
Located on the border between Israel and Jordan, the Dead Sea is one of the most intriguing natural phenomena on Earth. The Dead Sea is mentioned in the Bible and it was famous even during that period. Several different sects of Jews used to lives in the caves near the Dead Sea.
The Bible is considered to be a Holy book since it contains God's word. Surprisingly, there are two books that God is entirely not brought up in the chapters. Below are the books: 1. The Book of Esther This book is found in the Old Testament of the Hebrew Bible.
GOD'S WAYS ARE AMAIZING. Sometimes we wonder how God works and when we try to find his ways we are always lest in awe. Take a look at this incidences: God stirred Cyrus and Artexexes,who were kings to deal favourably with Ezra and Nehemiah to the point of assisting them to build house of God.
Today I want us to study a verse in the book of Mathew chapter 11:28, "Come to me, all who are tired from carrying heavy loads, and I will give you rest." Jesus said this after the Israelites already rebelled against Him rejecting Him as their King.
The health benefits of eating African indigenous vegetables are so abundant that doctors are now encouraging more people to eat these kind of vegetables so as to curb a variety of lifestyle diseases. Examples of these African indigenous vegetables are the Common Nightshade, Spider Amaranth, Spider Plant, Jews Mallow, Cowpeas Leaves and many others.