John 17:5 Did Jesus exist before the world?

If you read John 17:5, it sure sounds like it! “And now, Father, glorify me in your own presence with the glory that I had with you before the world existed.” As clear as that seems, some people make objections to understanding this verse as speaking of Jesus’ existence before Read more…

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Universalism in the Bible?

–Transcript– Hi, I’m Rick Conrad and this is What is Truth. Today I’m continuing my series: Unmisinterpreting the Bible, asking the question What does the word ‘All’ mean? We’ll have to deal with that as we take a look at a few verses that are used by Universalists to advance Read more…

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Too much context?

Is it ever possible, when we look at verses of the Bible, to overemphasize the context? I stumbled on this question recently when I posted this on facebook: Much to my surprise, a friend of ours very kindly took the time to tell me that I was completely misusing 1 Corinthians Read more…

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