1) Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. 17 - Joshua 1:9 + Always be strong, because your God is always with you LUKE 10:41-42 - Bible Verse and Reflection Martha, Martha, The Lord answered, you are worried and upset about many things, but only one thing is needed. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her. We need to focus on what is important and that is one thing, Jesus Christ In sticking to the title I intend providing Bible Verse Reflections and Bible Commentaries to make God's Word come alive that little bit more. The aim is for us all to understand, meditate, reflect, gain greater insight and own the living Word in our heart. Much of what is posted here are transcriptions from sermons and talks given by people such as Fr Robert Barron, Scott Hahn, Tim Gray and.
Reflections on Writing Bible Commentaries 25 Choosing a version How do we choose one version over another one? For 250 years after the Authorised Version (the King James Version) was published, it was almost the only English text used. However, now we have a multiplicity of transla-tions in varied formats For now [in this time of imperfection] we see in a mirror dimly [a blurred reflection, a riddle, an enigma], but then [when the time of perfection comes we will see reality] face to face. Now I know in part [just in fragments], but then I will know fully, just as I have been fully known [by God] . Psalm 119:18 1
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Ecclesiastes is a book from the Old Testament. King Solomon is named as the author according to Jewish tradition. Here are some notable Bible verses from the Ecclesiastes and the lessons that we can learn from it. These are reflections on the teachings of the Teacher as he shared his wisdom 31 Bible Reflection Tips. Open my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of your law. Psalm 119:18. 1. Emphasize: Pause on each word of a verse, emphasizing it as you read it, and unpack it. ( I have stored up your word.... Personally accountable, deliberate, not dependent on others The Enduring Word Bible Commentary is structured by each book of the Bible. Also, each book is organized by chapter and verse. To help your study time, each chapter has the main point extracted from the text. Additionally, the main point is then organized in an easy to follow outline that flows through the Bible Text . As I reflect on Psalm 23, many things come to my mind. Psalm 23:1 shows how the Shepherd provides for the needs of the sheep. We shall not lack the things we need for the Good Shepherd will provide. In this first verse, I meditate on the shepherd motif. This theme runs from Genesis to Revelation It is in this part that the assembly (or church) of God, consisting of Jews and Gentiles, is first mentioned by name in the Bible (Matthew 16:18; cf 1 Corinthians 12:13). The service of Christ ends with His sufferings and death, but also with His resurrection and the sending out of the apostles
WELCOME. VERSE-BY-VERSE COMMENTARY with Dr. Grant C. Richison exposes the mind of God to the mind of man by expounding individual books of God's Word verse-by-verse.. Each study expounds a passage, forms a principle out of that passage, and shows how to apply that principle to your life by faith. We recommend that you actively apply the principle to your life throughout each day to develop. Read A True Reflection of His Father (John 12:25) - Your Daily Bible Verse - October 10 from today's daily devotional. Be encouraged and grow your faith with daily and weekly devotionals This Week's Bible Verse. Psalm 46:10 - Be still, and know that I am God! I am exalted among the nations, I am exalted in the earth. Matthew 22:37 - Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. Romans 10:9 - That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth. Commentary on 2 Corinthians 12:7-10. (Read 2 Corinthians 12:7-10) The apostle gives an account of the method God took to keep him humble, and to prevent his being lifted up above measure, on account of the visions and revelations he had. We are not told what this thorn in the flesh was, whether some great trouble, or some great temptation
Commentary on Hebrews 2:1-4. (Read Hebrews 2:1-4) Christ being proved to be superior to the angels, this doctrine is applied. Our minds and memories are like a leaky vessel, they do not, without much care, retain what is poured into them. This proceeds from the corruption of our nature, temptations, worldly cares, and pleasures Bridgeway Bible Commentary. 131. The coming crisis (Matthew 24:1-31; Mark 13:1-27; Luke 21:5-28)Through his parables and other teachings, Jesus had spoken a number of times of his going away and his return in glory, which would bring in the climax of the age, the triumph of his kingdom and final judgment
a. Therefore: This makes the connection, not only with the glorious spiritual privileges laid out in Ephesians 1 through 3, but also with the high call of a unified, mature body as described in Ephesians 4:1-6. Because of this high calling, we should walk (live) in a different way than the world around us does. i Moses Urges Israel to Be Obedient. 1 Then Moses said to the people, Obey all the laws that I am teaching you, and you will live and occupy the land which the Lord, the God of your ancestors, is giving you. 2 Do not add anything to what I command you, and do not take anything away. Obey the commands of the Lord your God that I have given you. 3 You yourselves saw what the Lord did at Mount Peor Bible verses related to Reflection from the King James Version (KJV) by Relevance. Jeremiah 29:11 - For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end. Deuteronomy 31:6 - Be strong and of a good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for the LORD thy God, he it is. Psalm 23 is perhaps the most well-known Psalm in the Bible, and there is a reason for that. Faced with so many challenges in life, we look to the Psalms for comfort and guidance. For the next few days we will be considering a verse at a time. (All of the images used were taken in Door County, Wisconsin. Here, I. We are called upon to praise God and rejoice in him ( v. 1, 2, 4 ). II. We are furnished with matter for praise; we must praise him, considering his being and relation to us ( v. 3) and his mercy and truth ( v. 5 ). These are plain and common things, and therefore the more fit to be the matter of devotion. A psalm of praise. Psa 100:1-5
Commentary on Acts 17:10-15. The Jews in Berea applied seriously to the study of the word preached unto them. They not only heard Paul preach on the sabbath, but daily searched the Scriptures, and compared what they read with the facts related to them. The doctrine of Christ does not fear inquiry; advocates for his cause desire no more than. In this crisis of faith, God again speaks to the community through the messages of Isaiah 40-55. Chapter 40 has two major sections. Verses 1-8 contain God's proclamation of forgiveness and the responses to it. Verses 10-31 comprise an extended hymn of praise to God. Verse 9 ties the sections together by summarizing the proclamation and. ii. Isaiah is a book in three sections. Chapters 1-35 are prophetic, with the theme of condemnation. Chapters 36-39 are historic, and the theme is confiscation. Chapters 40-66 are messianic, and the theme is consolation. b. Comfort, yes, comfort My people: Isaiah knew what it was to warn and instruct God's people, but the LORD also wanted His.
8. Commentary on 1 John 2:12-17. This section contains two subsections, 2:12-14 and 2:15-17. In 1 John 2:12-17 John addresses his readers with words of reassurance. 216 In 1 John 2:18-27 there are strong warnings concerning the secessionist opponents. Each of these subsections in turn has a structure built on patterns of three · Matthew refers to Jewish customs without explanation (Matthew 15:2 to Mark 7:3-4; see also Matthew 23:5). · Matthew starts his genealogy with Abraham (Matthew 1:1). · Matthew presents the name of Jesus and its meaning in a way that assumes the reader knows its Hebrew roots (Matthew 1:21) Psalm 148. This psalm is a most solemn and earnest call to all the creatures, according to their capacity, to praise their Creator, and to show forth his eternal power and Godhead, the invisible things of which are manifested in the things that are seen. Thereby the psalmist designs to express his great affection to the duty of praise; he is. Matthew Henry - the great 18 th century Bible commentator - was introduced to Psalm 119 as a child. His father, Philip Henry, told his children to take one verse of Psalm 119 every morning to meditate on, and thereby go through the entire psalm twice in the year Psalm 27: Bible Study & Commentary. Tweet. E very time I read or hear Psalm 27 I recall how privileged I am to know Jesus as my Savior. This Psalm is written by David and it is a reflection of how his faith in the power of God sustained him through many trials. Take a look at what I have learned as I studied Psalm 27
The scope of this short but excellent psalm is to show us the way to heaven, and to convince us that, if we would be happy, we must be holy and honest. Christ, who is himself the way, and in whom we must walk as our way, has also shown us the same way that is here prescribed, Mt. 19:17. If thou wilt enter into life, keep the commandments From the pastor who translated the entire Bible, The Message Devotional Bible sets you on the right path―devoted not just to the Bible but to God, who, in Jesus, became flesh and blood and moved into the neighborhood. Open the door between Scripture and your world. From Eugene . . . Over 600 scriptural insights; 52 contemplative reading When I happened to forget my bible at a friend's house one weekend, he suggested that I read The Message through my bible app until I could get it back. I really dislike reading on a screen, so I bought this version, hoping that the commentary, notes, and reflections from the author would help me get into the right mindset of reading The Message Welcome to Bible Hub's library of commentaries. We have just added many new sources, including The Expositor's Bible Commentary, Bengel's Gnomon, Lange's Commentary, Hastings Great Texts and many more. Click the Commentary tab or pulldown menu for a full selection of commentaries over any Bible passage you are researching Books of the Bible: New and Old Testament readings
For now we see only a reflection as in a mirror; then we shall see face to face. Now I know in part; then I shall know fully, even as I am fully known . Verse 4. There is a river. The river of God that flows from his throne. No enemy can cut off this stream from the church of Christ. Observe the reference to Isa 36:2 37:25, compared with 2Ch 32:2-4. These gently flowing, but full streams, are contrasted with the roaring waves of the. Jesus has offered living water (7:38) and the light of life (8:12). If people refuse this gift of eternal life, they will die in their sin. In John's thought there is only one radical sin (what we might call unforgivable sin). This is the one sin of which one's many sins (note the plural in verse 24) are merely reflections Virtually every explanation of these two verses begins with an assumption: that God did not really mean what He clearly states. Verse 26 says the creation of man is about to occur. It is yet future. Verse 27 says that the creation is in the past tense. By the time the statement in verse 27 is done, man is already in His image. It is not future A Bible commentary is a written, systematic series of explanations and interpretations of Scripture. Commentaries often analyze or expound on individual books of the Bible, chapter by chapter and verse by verse. Some commentary works provide analysis of the whole of Scripture. The earliest Bible commentaries contained narratives or historical.
Matthew 23:8-12 New International Version (NIV). 8 But you are not to be called 'Rabbi,' for you have one Teacher, and you are all brothers. 9 And do not call anyone on earth 'father,' for you have one Father, and he is in heaven. 10 Nor are you to be called instructors, for you have one Instructor, the Messiah. 11 The greatest among you will be your servant. 12 For those who exalt. . The Jerusalem Bible (JB) is a dynamic equivalent translation based on a French Catholic translation. It is very helpful in comparing the paragraphing from a European perspective. 6. The printed text is the 1995 Updated New American Standard Bible (NASB), which is a word for word translation. The verse by verse comments follow this paragraphing This is my #1 bible verse app. I only wish there was a way to: 1) Add folders and sub-folders to organize saved verses. 2) Be able to add my commentary to each saved verse where I can input: a) How this verse and commentary helps me. b) Any inspired thoughts thru this verse and commentary
The Bible Verses and Explanations. 2 likes. Personal Blo The Theology of Work Bible Commentary is the only commentary covering what every book of the Bible says about work.Approximately 2 million Christians who work, pastors, scholars and others access it free online every year. Covering almost 1000 passages of Scripture, it incorporates a wealth of applications, examples, and ilustrations in formats ranging from video and audio to pictures and text Verse by verse commentary and Bible study on Luke 2:21-35, the presentation of the infant Jesus in the Temple and the blessing of Simeon. The Gospel of Thomas Information on the Gnostic Gospel of Thomas, and its relationship to the canonical Gospels of the New Testament; includes both Coptic and Greek versions in a chart with Gospel parallels
Bible Commentary. Many Shall Come in My Name Meaning (KJV) Mercies Are New Every Morning Meaning (KJV) It Rains on the Just and the Unjust Meaning (KJV) Judge Not Lest Ye Be Judged Meaning (KJV) Bible Commentary Bible Verses Devotionals Faith Prayers Coloring Pages Pros and Cons 25 Inspirational Bible Verses and Quotes. Our faith can move mountains. We all experience seasons in life that can be discouraging and stressful. Whether you're dealing with the loss of a job, the death of a loved one, or an overall confusion about where life is heading, reading through inspirational Bible verses is an excellent way to lift. Daniel 1 Commentary: An Introduction to Daniel Chapter 1. In this first chapter of the book of Daniel, one of the most intense prophetic books of the Old Testament, we are introduced to several new names, including four Hebrew men who have been taken into exile in Babylonian captivity. Their names are Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah
Bible Verse Reflections and Commentary. On Blogger since July 2009. Profile views - 1277 The Life Application Bible Commentary provides verse-by-verse explanation, background, and application for every verse in the New Testament. In addition, it gives personal help, teaching notes, and sermon ideas for applying God's Word. Each volume contains introduction and commentary. The beautiful thing about using the Life Application Bible. The Speaker's Commentary. The Holy Bible, According to the Authorized Version (A.D. 1611): With an Explanatory and Critical Commentary and a Revision of the Translation, by Bishops and Other Clergy of the Anglican Church, edited by Frederic C. Cook. Published in London by J. Murray, in eleven volumes 1871-1881, followed by 2 Apocrypha. Jokes (often miserable) on women are found in the proverbs of all nations, and it is no wonder that they are also found in the books of the Bible. There are texts of the Old Testament in which the woman appears as a seductress, garrulous, jealous, curious, vain (Sir 25:12-25). They are a reflection of the mentality of the time Free Online Commentary. Study the Bible on the go with Andrew's free online Bible commentary. More than 3,200 notes written by Andrew Wommack. Commentary on 16 New Testament books, from Matthew to 2 Timothy. This is a great way to read Andrew's notes on a mobile device or computer. Remember to bookmark this page
The Bible records Jesus giving the disciples the Great Commission. In Acts 1:8 it is the last command given by Christ before His Ascension that you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth.. This is similar to Matthew 28. Study Isaiah 65:12 - 'Webster's Bible' translation - Therefore will I number you to the sword, and ye shall all bow down to the slaughter: because when I called, ye did not answer; when I spoke, ye did not hear; but did evil before my eyes, and did choose that in which I delighted not. alongside Explanation of Isaiah 65 and Isaiah 62:8 - 'Webster's Bible' translation - The LORD hath sworn by.
10 Bible Verses On Character With Commentary. Look for regular updates including Bible Verses, Bible Stories, Christian Quotes, Christian Answers, and much more. Find out more here. Featured Bible Verse. 1 Chronicles 16:11 Seek the LORD and his strength; seek his presence continually Daily Reflections Video. Watch a video reflection by clicking on a month button below. Read the daily readings. Listen to the daily readings podcasts. Find more information on the New American Bible. Daily Video Reflections getting a new look and feel. As we continue to provide a video reflection each day, we are making changes in our video. An Online Bible Commentary You Can Understand. Welcome to BibleRef.com, the free online Bible study site. Our goal is to provide easy-to-understand discussion of the Scriptures, without relying on jargon or slogans. Here, you can find book-by-book, chapter-by-chapter, and verse-by-verse commentary on the entire Bible (eventually) Matthew Henry Complete Commentary on the Whole Bible Originally written in 1706, Matthew Henry's six volume Complete Commentary provides an exhaustive look at every verse in the Bible. Matthew Henry's well-known six-volume Exposition of the Old and New Testaments (1708-1710) or Complete Commentary
What is the Forerunner Commentary? << John 15:15. John 15:17 >>. John 15:16. In this context, the bearing of fruit is generalized. It includes everything produced as a result of the labors of publicly preaching the gospel, their service to the church in pastoring, and their personal overcoming and growing in the image of God Matthew 1, REV Bible and Commentary. The Genealogy of Jesus. 1A scroll of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham. 2Abraham fathered Isaac, and Isaac fathered Jacob, and Jacob fathered Judah and his brothers, 3and Judah fathered Perez and Zerah of Tamar, and Perez fathered Hezron, and Hezron fathered Ram Besides Genesis 6 verse 2 seems to indicate that these relations were with force (they took them wives). Satan is greatly outnumbered. The bible tells us that only 1/3 of the angels fell with him (Revelation 12:4,9). By women giving birth to these abominations Satan was also trying to even the playing field a bit A Bible commentary is a series of notes explaining the meaning of passages of Scripture. A commentary may explain the language used in a section of text. Or it may discuss the historical background. Almost all commentaries attempt to explain the passage in terms of some system of theology. In other words, the commentary is an explanation of how. Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you. So we say with confidence, The Lord is my hel
Like its predecessor, the Jerusalem Bible, the New Jerusalem Bible (NJB) version is translated directly from the Hebrew, Greek or Aramaic. The 1973 French translation, the Bible de Jerusalem, is followed only where the text admits to more than one interpretation. Introductions and notes, with some modifications, are taken from the Bible de. 4 Adam Clarke, Clarke's Commentary: Matthew-Revelation, 525. 5 Barlow, Joseph Smith's Revision of the Bible, 55-57. 6 Barlow utilizes the example of the revision of Matt 27:3-8, which narrates the death of Judas Iscariot and seems at variance with the rendition of Judas's death in Acts 1:18-19. Smith combined the two accounts and. The Life Application Bible Commentary series provides verse-by-verse explanation, background, and application for every verse in the New Testament. In addition, it gives personal help, teaching notes, and sermon ideas that will address needs, answer questions, and provide insight for applying God's Word to life today For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them
The Book of Exodus is the second book of the Bible.Starting with the deliverance of Moses by Pharaoh's daughter, it recounts the revelation at the Burning bush where he was called by Yahweh to deliver the Israelites from Egyptian slavery.After Pharaoh rejected his and Aaron's demands, according to the book, the Almighty inflicted ten Plagues on Egypt resulting in the Exodus Version Of The Holy Bible Volume 10 Out Of 12 Romans Galatians Thank you for downloading the expositors bible commentary with the new international version of the holy bible volume 10 out of 12 romans galatians. As you may know, people have look numerous times for their favorite novels like this the expositors bible commentary with the new. The Book of Job (/ dʒ oʊ b /; Hebrew: אִיּוֹב - ʾIyyōḇ) is a book of the Hebrew Bible.It addresses the problem of theodicy, meaning why God permits evil in the world, through the experiences of the eponymous protagonist. Job is a wealthy and God-fearing man with a comfortable life and a large family; God, having asked Satan (Hebrew: הַשָּׂטָן - haśśāṭān.