WHAT DID PAUL MEAN? “When he ascended on high he led captivity captive, and he gave gifts to men.” (Eph. 4:8) Who ascended on high? Where is high? Who is “he” that led captivity captive? What are these gifts that “he” gave and to what “men”? Why is Paul’s citation of Psalm 68:18 different?
Phrase-by-Phrase Exegetical Commentary on 1 Corinthians 6:9-10
One of the most difficult verses in the Bible, not to understand, but for many to accept, is 1 Corinthians 6:9-11. Many see it as extremely politically incorrect! Yet, it is the Scripture, and it is truth.
1 John 1:8-10; 2:1; 3:6-10 Committing a Sin Versus an Unrepentant Practicer of Sin
Not only will you receive this biblically grounded article on a sin versus practicing sin, but there will be a few related linked articles throughout this article to help the reader get an even wider picture of sin, sin that leads to death, the unforgivable sin, salvation, and much more.
SCRIPTURES OFTEN MISUNDERSTOOD (1 John 2:2): Some Things in the Bible Are Not So Difficult After All
However, what happens if and when we do commit sin? Have we tried in vain to be holy? Do we start all the way back at the beginning and lose the spiritual ground we’ve gained?