Category: New Testament

 

Readers ask: Why Do You Think The New Testament Makes Such A Strong Point About Jesus’ Physical Suffering?

Why is the physical resurrection of Jesus so important? The resurrection amounts to the Father’s clear signal that Jesus is the powerful Son of God who has conquered death and reigns as Lord of all (Romans 1:4; 4:25). The resurrection demonstrates that Jesus’ “blood of the new covenant” saves HisRead More

Why Would God Make Baptism Necessary For Salvation In New Testament?

Why the sacrament of baptism is necessary for salvation? Baptism is understood as the means by which people enter the Body of Christ and receive a remission of their sins. Baptism is understood to represent the death of the old person and their rebirth as an adopted spiritual child ofRead More

Readers ask: Why Is The Book Of Revelation Significant To The New Testament And To Modern Christianity?

What is the main purpose of the Book of Revelation? Conventional understanding has been that the Book of Revelation was written to comfort beleaguered Christians as they underwent persecution at the hands of an emperor. Why is the Bible important to modern Christians? The Christian holy book is the BibleRead More

Quick Answer: Who Was Mark New Testament?

Is Mark a disciple of Jesus? Mark – a follower of Peter and so an “apostolic man,” John – a disciple of Jesus and the youngest of his Twelve Apostles. Who is Mark who wrote the Gospel? John Mark, the writer of the Gospel of Mark, also served as aRead More

FAQ: What Is The Relationship Between The Old Testament And The New Testament?

What is the connection between the Old and the New Testament? Together the Old Testament and the New Testament make up the Holy Bible. The Old Testament contains the sacred scriptures of the Jewish faith, while Christianity draws on both Old and New Testaments, interpreting the New Testament as theRead More