Posts Tagged Peter

Twelve Tests of a True Prophet

The Bible teaches that there will be true prophets in the last days of earth. “In the last days, saith God, I will pour out of my Spirit upon all flesh: and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy.” Acts 2:17. Both men and women will prophesy in the last days (Joel 2:28-32). From what […]

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On This Rock I Will Build My Church

The Catholic church as well as many people mistakenly believe that the rock that Jesus spoke of was Peter, and that Peter was given the keys to the kingdom. A surface reading of Matthew 16 will give that impression. To understand the correct meaning of what Jesus meant requires more than an understanding of history, […]

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Jesus repeated the history of Ancient Israel

The book of Matthew reveals that Jesus repeated the history of ancient Israel, point by point, and overcame where they failed. Notice these parallels between ancient Israel and of Jesus Christ: In the Old Testament, a young man named Joseph had dreams and went into Egypt to preserve his family alive (Genesis 45:5). In the […]

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Can somebody be truly saved without keeping the Ten Commandments?

Can a person be saved without keeping the Ten Commandments? The answer is yes. Of course, there are going to be many people saved, and no one is saved by keeping any law. We are saved by grace alone. However, at the same time, nobody will be saved who willingly disobeys. The Bible says, “If […]

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The Cross

“As you have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord so walk ye in Him” When we come to Christ for salvation we come by placing our faith in Him and what He did on the cross for us to be reconciled to God and we must always keep our faith in Him as we go […]

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