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Behold, I Make All Things New

Published: October 25, 2015 (Originally published: October 24, 2015)

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A Question We’ve All Asked

Published: October 19, 2015 (Originally published: October 19, 2015)
The following question was emailed to our "Ask a Bible Teacher" column this week. Since it's such an important question, I'm responding in our feature article format so as to provide greater detail. This will also allow more people to see it, because it's a question we've all asked.

The Salt Of The Earth

Published: September 29, 2015 (Originally published: September 30, 2015)
A simple line at Mark 9:50 says so much-- have salt in yourselves.

Happy New Year 5776!

Published: September 29, 2016 (Originally published: September 19, 2015)
You will again have compassion on us; you will tread our sins underfoot and hurl all our iniquities into the depths of the sea. -Micah 7:19

A Kingdom Or A Family Of Kings?

Published: August 19, 2015 (Originally published: August 19, 2015)

A Bible Study by Jack Kelley

After Jesus and his disciples arrived in Capernaum, the collectors of the two-drachma tax came to Peter and asked, “Doesn’t your teacher pay the temple tax?”

“Yes, he does,” he replied.

When Peter came into the house,


The Beatitudes, Blessed Are We

Published: August 5, 2015 (Originally published: August 5, 2015)
Once in a while I'm asked to do a study on a specific portion of Scripture. While we're waiting for the other shoe to drop in the Middle East, I'd like to respond to one I received recently concerning a portion of the Sermon on the Mount commonly called "The Beatitudes".

The 144,000 of Rev 7 and 14

Published: June 25, 2015 (Originally published: June 24, 2015)
... Same or different?

The Parable of the Tenants

Published: June 17, 2015 (Originally published: June 17, 2015)
Therefore go and make disciples of all nations ... -Matt. 28:18

Why Ezekiel 38 Will Precede Daniel 9

Published: June 3, 2015 (Originally published: June 3, 2015)

Commentary by Jack Kelley

“Seventy ‘sevens’ are decreed for your people and your holy city to finish transgression, to put an end to sin, to atone for wickedness, to bring in everlasting righteousness, to seal up vision and prophecy and to anoint the most holy.

“Know and understand this: From the issuing of the decree to restore and rebuild Jerusalem until the Anointed One,


The Strangest Miracle

Published: May 20, 2015 (Originally published: May 20, 2015)
The first three Gospels are so much alike that people accuse Matthew and Luke of borrowing heavily from Mark, who supposedly wrote His gospel first. John's gospel is different from all of them.