Tag: jesus

Popular Beliefs and Practices: Confession and Repentance

Because if thou shalt confess with thy mouth Jesus as Lord, and shalt believe in thy heart that God raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved: for with the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation (Romans 10:9-10). And when they heard these things, they held their peace, and glorified God,…

Q&A: Jesus and the Old Testament

Q: Did Jesus agree with everything written in the Old Testament? A: In Matthew 5:17-18 Jesus establishes His purpose as fulfilling the Old Testament: “Think not that I came to destroy the law or the prophets: I came not to destroy, but to fulfil. For verily I say unto you, Till heaven and earth pass away, one jot or one…