Do all believing Christians have a guardian angel? This came up in our Sunday-school lesson on Matthew 18:10, and Mr. Wesley was quoted as believing that all Christians had a guardian angel. I am not after Mr. Wesley’s theory, but I am after the plain truth as taught in the word of God by our… Continue reading Office of Angels
We are challenged to take in debate the affirmative of the following question: “Resolved, That man is a free agent.” Please write us if we have the right side of the question; and, if so, will you be so kind as to give us your arguments on that side, and oblige? In the ordinary acceptation of… Continue reading How is Man a Free Agent?
Brother Sewell: As one of our sisters has turned Adventist and has some of the members bothered, I would like a full explanation of the following passages of scripture: Ex. 31: 16, 17; Matt. 5: 19; Rom. 14: 5, 6. Who are meant by the “children of Israel” in the passage first named? What “commandments” is… Continue reading Adventists and the Children of Israel
In verse 18 of the last chapter of Revelation, was the adding to and taking away from “this book” the book of Revelation or the entire word of God? It is barely possible that the writer intended it to apply specifically to the book of Revelation; but it is a principle that applies to all… Continue reading Adding to and Taking from the Bible
Brother Lipscomb: “Seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.” (Matt. 6: 33.) What are the things to be added? If earthly good, will it be added without effort on our part to gain the good? Earthly goods and comforts are embraced in the… Continue reading What “Things” Shall Be Added?