Whose report will you believe in the Bible?
Proverbs 4:22 says that God’s word is “health to all your flesh,” and it works for those who find it. Let God be true and every man a liar. Whose report shall you believe? I shall believe the report of the Lord.
What is a high place in the Bible?
“High place”, or “high places”, (Hebrew במה bamah and plural במות bamot or bamoth) in a biblical context always means “place(s) of worship”. Many towns and villages in ancient Israel had their own places of sacrifice, commonly called bamot.
What does Isaiah 53 say?
For he shall grow up before him as a tender plant, and as a root out of a dry ground: he hath no form nor comeliness; and when we shall see him, there is no beauty that we should desire him.
What does the Bible say about seeing is believing?
And so, for us, “believing is seeing”! That’s the part that faith plays in our lives – we need to believe for it before we see it. That’s why Paul exhorts us to “live by faith and not by sight” (2 Cor 5:7).
What does it mean to burn incense in the Bible?
In later Christian typology the smoke of incense in the tabernacle typically signifies offered prayer. This was developed in medieval Christian art.
How old was Solomon when he became king?
twelve years old
There it is said: Solomon was King of Israel when twelve years old, and Josiah in upright- ness when eight, likewise also Joash began to rule the people at seven years of age.
Who has heard our report?
Now, as Isaiah expressed it, “Who hath believed our report? and to whom is the arm of the Lord revealed?” (Isa. 53:1.) Who will believe our words, and who will hear our message?
Who first said seeing is believing?
The full quote from the 17th century English clergyman, Thomas Fuller, is “Seeing is believing, but feeling is the truth.” This suggests that believing and truth are two very separate matters altogether.
What is difference between faith and believe?
Faith is the strong trust and confidence in something or someone. Belief is a state or habit of mind in which trust or confidence is placed in some person or thing.
Can Christians burn incense?
Evangelical Christian churches normally do not use incense, perhaps because of its direct association with sacrifice, and they maintain the only effective sacrifice for Christians was Christ on the cross and not the burning of perfumed resins.
What does Jesus say about incense?
And as for the perfume which you shall make, you shall not make to yourselves according to the composition thereof: it shall be unto you holy for the LORD. Whosoever shall make like unto it, to enjoy the smell thereof, shall even be cut off from his people. -Exodus 30:34-38; 37:29.