December 2011 archive

Dec 30

The Head of the Serpent

The prophecy in Genesis 3:15 says that One would come to destroy the head of the Serpent. In Revelation 13:3 we find that one of the heads of the Beast was wounded to death, but his deadly wound was healed; and all the world wondered after the beast. Here God is giving a description of …

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Dec 27

The Seed of the Woman

We find an amazing illustration of the meaning of “the seed of the woman” in Revelation 12.┬áThere we read, “And there appeared a great wonder in heaven; a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and upon her head a crown of twelve stars”. This is all symbolic language. Christ is …

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Dec 13

The Serpent in the Garden

The first time Satan is mentioned in the Bible occurs in the book of Genesis, chapter 3. The serpent is described as a very subtle beast. This beast enticed the woman to eat of the forbidden fruit. The woman made the man eat, too. The Serpent used an appealing lie to make the woman fall: …

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Dec 11

Hades, the Abode of the Dead

One of Satan’s big lies has always been to make people believe that the Bible is difficult to understand, and that we need theologians to explain its meanings. It is true that the Bible is difficult, but not because its meaning is obscure. It is difficult because it is a spiritual book that deals with …

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