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30.11.2014 21:52
If the Gentiles were not proselytes and uncircumcised could they still enter the synagogue?
22.11.2014 21:55
Based on scriptures, I have said it and will keep saying it again: I was not saved by observing the law (fornicating no more, committing adultery no more, stealing no more, killing no more etc) but I was saved by faith in Christ Jesus. (Grace ) And my sins were wiped off; my past sins, present and future, as long as I choose to remain under Grace, where the power of sin over my life has been broken and subdued eternally- that means when perhaps I fall to sin, (Pastor Vasile's son is still his son even if he is locked up in jail) the effect of sins cannot be felt over me, because of the covering of Grace- the New covenant of life which I am in with God, as t is entirely impossible for anyone whether born again or not to claim he or she has no sin in him: where sin before God, is sin, even as much as those things done out of faith. The power of death or judgment is sin, the power of sin is the law, but were there is no law, there is no transgression, and where there is no transgression, there is no sin, and where there is no sin, there is no judgment or death. Therefore, I AM NO LONGER UNDER THE LAW BUT UNDER GRACE, SAVED BY FAITH IN CHRIST JESUS, WHERE I STAND AS THE RIGHTEOUSNESS OF GOD IN CHRIST JESUS, HELPED BY THE HOLY SPIRIT TO LIVE THE CHRIST LIFE, YET BATH WITH MERCY AND GRACE WHEN I FALTER.....
20.11.2014 10:52
Second, third , fourth marriages is adultery unless the man has died for the woman and both if they remarry. So many have stay in sin.. Lets get real.. Mark 10: 7-12..
20.10.2014 22:43
More suitable for today's time if an armed gunman is standing before me and my initial reaction is panic I have sinned...but that does not mean that I did not have fear. However it's a good man is standing before me and I have fear but I remain calm in inside of myself I pray and and trust in the Lord I have not sinned. We have to understand that as humans we will have any emotion, but it is what we do with the emotion that will determine the sin.
18.10.2014 14:44
Again I disagree.. The Bible encourages us to fear not, but where does it call fear a 'Sin'? If that is the case then anger is a sin... And we know very clearly the Bible says be angry but sin not. I respect that you may be well educated, however I disagree that fear is a sin. The Bible says to bring everything to God and so if I have a fear my initial reaction is to bring it to God. There for having the fear is not the sin, but it is a reaction that determines whether or not you have sin. If I don't have enough money to pay my bills and I worry I have sinned. But if I don't have enough money to pay my bills and I pray and trust God I have not sinned.
18.10.2014 14:39
I don't agree that fear is a sin.. I do believe that the action you perform once you feel the emotion of fear could be sinful but to fear is not sin. Just like to have anger is not a sin for the Bible declares to be angry but sin not. So if I have a fear it's what follows that emotion that determines the sin. If It's raining and I have limited visibility that will create fear, and if I panic I have sinned, but if I am calm and pray I have not sinned even though I did fear.
15.10.2014 23:23
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What did Jesus Christ say about speaking with other tongues?

18 feb 2008 | ora 21.12 Doctrine | Priest Vasile Filat

The subject of speaking with tongues started many discussions and divergences among Christians. As I preach the 1st book of Corinthians at the churh “Holy Trinity” from Chisinau, where I serve as a preacher of the Gospel, I decided to make a biblical analysis of the teaching about speaking with various kinds of tongues. This article is the first of the following category of articles:

  • What did Jesus Christ say about speaking with various kinds of tongues?
  • What does the Book of Acts relate about speaking with other tongues?
  • The teaching of Apostle Paul about speaking with other tongues

The Lord Jesus spoke only once about speaking with other tongues

That certain passage is at the end of the Gospel of Mark and it says:

Afterward He appeared to the eleven themselves as they were reclining at the table; and He reproached them for their unbelief and hardness of heart, because they had not believed those who had seen Him after He had risen. And He said to them, “Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation. He who has believed and has been baptized shall be saved; but he who has disbelieved shall be condemned. These signs will accompany those who have believed: in My name they will cast out demons, they will speak with new tongues; they will pick up serpents, and if they drink any deadly poison, it will not hurt them; they will lay hands on the sick, and they will recover.” So then, when the Lord Jesus had spoken to them, He was received up into heaven and sat down at the right hand of God. And they went out and preached everywhere, while the Lord worked with them, and confirmed the word by the signs that followed. Amen. (The Gospel of Mark 16:14–20)(NASB)

Tongues are one of the signs that were to confirm the Word of God preached by the apostles

The last verse from this Gospel says that the apostles went and preached the Gospel everywhere. And the Lord Jesus worked with them and confirmed the word by the sings that followed it (including speaking with other tongues). This made people see the power of God and believe Him for the salvation of their souls from death.

The tongues will be new for those who believed

In other words, this will be something supernatural, they will speak with tongues they have never known or learnt. This will be a manifestation of God’s involvement, as that one with casting out demons, picking up serpents, etc.

Speaking with other tongues is not an obligatory sign for all Christians and for all situations

It is not said anywhere that all these signs will accompany all Christians in all situations. More than this, from other passages of the Bible we can see that apostles haven’t ever tried to impress anyone with these signs and that, for many times, they took place without planning or asking them beforehand. Here is an example from the Holy Scriptures.
When Apostle Paul left for Rome, the ship suffered a wreck and those who survived managed to swim to the shore of the isle of Malta. Once I have had the opportunity to teach at a theological school from Malta and I was on that shore where people say that Paul and others escaped from the wreck. When they were on the shore, here is what happened:

But when Paul had gathered a bundle of sticks and laid them on the fire, a viper came out because of the heat and fastened itself on his hand. When the natives (pagans) saw the creature hanging from his hand (the proof that he was bitten.. it was hanging with the poisonous tooth…), they began saying to one another, “Undoubtedly this man is a murderer (there were prisoners on the ship, and Paul was one of them…), and though he has been saved from the sea, justice has not allowed him to live.” (Acts 28:3–4)(NASB)

These were logical thoughts of people. They didn’t know how much God loved them and what was the message Paul brought for them. But God began to preapare the context since the very moment Paul stepped on that island, so that people might listen to the message of the Gospel preached by Paul. The viper was sent by God to prepare people to be attentive to what Paul was going to say from the Word of God and to see God’s power with him. Let us see what followed on:

However he shook the creature off into the fire and suffered no harm. (I just imagine how their breath was bated when they saw what was happening…) But they were expecting that he was about to swell up or suddenly fall down dead. But after they had waited a long time and had seen nothing unusual happen to him, they changed their minds and began to say that he was a god. (Acts 28:5–6)(NASB)

There Paul healed many people. Even if the Scriptures doesn’t mention the way the Gospel was preached and about the effect of that preaching, we can know from the context of the whole Book of Acts that it was surely shared to all those people. And then, a proof is that Malta has many churches nowadays, though it is a small island. I was impressed that every time I entered a church I saw there people who were praying and worshipping God.

Do you want to know about the speaking with new tongues, that Jesus Christ mentioned? The Book of Acts relates three examples when these sign was manifested. I invite you to follow this portal and to read the article that will be published soon.

Translated by Djugostran Felicia

This article has been translated into the following languages​​:
  1. Ce a spus Domnul Isus Hristos despre vorbirea în alte limbi? (ROMÂNĂ)
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I pastor the ”Good News” Church in Chisinau, Moldova, I teach God's Word at the Inductive Bible Study Institute of Eurasia, and I also lead the "Precept Ministries in Moldova” Association. With God's help I founded the Taekwon-Do club " Stolas Leukas ""English for a New Life" School, the Computer School "ScripTehInfo", the International Sports Coaching School and the International Media School. I am married to Anastasia, and we have three children. Since April 2007 we have provided answers from the Bible on this website to 1186 questions submitted by readers. To learn more about me, please read here.
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