5 Important Bible Verses About Fasting
Fasting ... to do but it is exceedingly rewarding because all of a sudden, you have more time to read your Bible, play with your children, talk with your spouse, take a walk and contemplate just how good God is. Jesus fasted for 40 days and nights ...
Why does the devil in 'The Bible' look exactly like President Obama?
Keep watching.' The Bible is airing on the History Channel in two-hour chunks on Sunday nights, and has been the surprise winner in its timeslot. The series will air its finale on March 31, Easter Sunday.
Reader Question: Lent, Fasting, and the Bible
The first thing to note is that the Bible says nothing about not eating meat on Fridays ... Moses, for instance, fasted and prayed on Mount Sinai for 40 days and 40 nights before receiving the Ten Commandments (Exodus 34:28). In the New Testament, Christ ...
'Contradictions' in the Bible - 3 days and 3 nights
Gleason Archer, New International Encyclopedia of Bible Difficulties “We know that the phrase ‘three days and three nights’ was not a problem for Matthew, for he can use both that and ‘on the third day’ and include no explanation, which he does ...
Slate blogs the Bible.
One says Shechem "lay with her by force," while the King James say he "lay with her, and defiled her.") Like many lax but well-educated Jews (and Christians), I have long assumed I knew what was in the Bible ... whale, 40 days and nights, 10 plagues ...