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Missing Verses & changed words in modern Bibles compared to the KJV?

11 March 2017, Written by Nigel Maine, Posted in God, Faith & Miracles, News & Information, Hits 2775

We are called to test everything we hear, but what if the scriptures have been changed

Missing Verses & changed words in modern Bibles compared to the KJV?

The King James Version (KJV) of The Bible was published in 1611 and was based upon analysing multiple previous copies of Bibles and manuscripts available at the time.

Fifty four (although only 47 finished) of the most highly respected theologians, linguists and academics were given this task of publishing the most accurate and comprehensive version of the Bible.

Jesus was not poor, so why does the Church say He was?

13 March 2017, Written by Nigel Maine, Posted in God, Faith & Miracles, Business, Hits 2230

The foxes have holes, and the birds of the air have nests - Matt 8:20

Jesus was not poor, so why does the Church say He was?

When discussing if Jesus’ was poor prior to and during his ministry, the immediate response I have received over the past five years is as follows:

The foxes have holes, and the birds of the air have nests; but the Son of man has no where to lay his head - Matthew 8:20

I came across the information below which seems to make complete sense; however, I am confused as to why so many Church leaders quote the same Scripture yet view it completely differently than below?

Islam - A Born Again Christians View

13 March 2017, Written by Nigel Maine, Posted in News & Information, Islam, Hits 1927

If we dont study the Bible what will compel anyone to study the Quran to understand their intentions

Islam - A Born Again Christians View

There is so much on the news and online about the growing situation surrounding IS, Islam and Muslims that I’ve been compelled to write my view and understanding of this based upon being a committed Born Again Christian for the past five and a half years.

During the early part of becoming a Christian I wasn’t encouraged to read the Bible although it is, of course referred to at Church but no one I knew or spoke to constantly read and studied it and as a result, nor did I. But that changed!

ISIS: Fighting Fire with Fire

13 March 2017, Written by Nigel Maine, Posted in News & Information, Islam, Hits 1917

In the battle with ISIS You cannot fight a spiritual war with physical artillery

ISIS: Fighting Fire with Fire

In a world where faith and spirituality are ridiculed, even by some Christians, it’s not surprising that the West appears to be doing nothing about the atrocities in the Middle East.

From where I’m standing, it all seems pretty clear to me. Our world has become so self-serving that it has dispensed with all this God stuff and continues with the self-styled order that allows anyone and everyone to reject the past – even if it was right and even if it foretold our future.

Is silent prayer the same as thinking and should we pray out loud?

11 March 2017, Written by Nigel Maine, Posted in God, Faith & Miracles, Hits 1932

When it comes to praying should we do it in silence and if so how is it different to thinking?

Is silent prayer the same as thinking and should we pray out loud?

There is a great deal of uncertainty in the Christian faith about how to pray. We all want our prayers to be answered and of course we expect God to hear us. However can prayers be effective if we simply think them or should they be spoken out loud?

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