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The Bible

Origin and Authenticity

Is the Bible a Book of Human Wisdom?

Note the claim the Bible makes for itself.

Is the Bible a Record of God’s Thoughts?

Many Bible writers credited God for what they wrote. Why?

Did Moses Write the Bible?

Moses was involved in writing the Bible. How many people wrote the Bible?

Can Anyone Know Who Really Wrote the Bible?

Bible writers claim divine guidance and authorship. How can we believe what was written?

Has the Bible Been Changed or Tampered With?

Since the Bible is such an old book, how can we be sure that its message has been preserved with accuracy?

Does Science Agree With the Bible?

Are there scientific errors in the Bible?

Is the Bible a White Man’s Book?

Where were the Bible writers born, what part of the world did they come from?

When Were the Accounts About Jesus Written?

What was the time span from Jesus death until the writing of the Gospels?

Reading and Understanding the Bible

What Are the Keys to Understanding the Bible?

Regardless of your background, it is possible to understand God’s message in the Holy Scriptures.

Are There Contradictions in the Bible?

Examine some apparent Bible contradictions and the principles you can apply to make the meaning clear.

Who or What Is the Word of God?

As used in the Bible, the term has more than one meaning.

What Is the Torah?

Who wrote it? Are its teachings eternal, never to be set aside?

Prophecy and Symbolism

What Is Prophecy?

Does every divinely inspired prophecy predict the future? Not always.

What Do Numbers Mean in the Bible? Is Numerology Biblical?

Consider some examples of the symbolic meaning of numbers in the Bible, and find out how that is different from numerology.

What Does Bible Chronology Indicate About the Year 1914?

The prophecy of the “seven times” in Daniel chapter 4 pinpoints a critical time for human rulership.

The Book of Revelation—What Does it Mean?

The book itself says that those who read, understand, and apply its message would be happy for doing so.

What Is the Seven-Headed Wild Beast of Revelation Chapter 13?

The wild beast has authority, power, and a throne. What else does Bible prophecy reveal?

What Is the Scarlet-Colored Beast of Revelation Chapter 17?

Six keys help to identify this monstrous wild beast.

What Does 666 Mean?

The Bible reveals the significance of the number 666 and the mark of the wild beast.

What Is Babylon the Great?

The Bible says that it is both a prostitute and a city.

What Is the Lake of Fire? Is It the Same as Hell or Gehenna?

Jesus has “the keys of hell,” but does he have a key to the lake of fire?

End of the World

What Is the Sign of “the Last Days,” or “End Times”?

The Bible describes events or conditions that would precede the “end of the world.”

What Is the Great Tribulation?

So-called “end time prophecies” tell of the greatest period of trouble ever for mankind. What can we expect to happen?

What Is the Battle of Armageddon?

The word Armageddon appears only once in the Bible, but the battle it refers to is discussed throughout the Scriptures.

When Will the World End?

To find the answer, it is useful to understand what, according to the Bible, will actually end.

What Will God’s Kingdom Accomplish?

Learn what you can expect when God’s government rules over the earth.

Peace on Earth—How Will It Come?

Learn how God promises to bring world peace by means of his Kingdom.

People, Places, and Things

Who Was Cain’s Wife?

Reasoning from the Scriptures provides a satisfactory answer to this question.

What Is the Ark of the Covenant?

God commanded the ancient Israelites to construct this object. What was its purpose?

Practical Value

Can the Bible Help Me to Have a Happy Family?

Wise advice from the Bible has already helped millions of men and women to have happiness at home.

Money Problems and Debt—Can the Bible Help?

Money can’t buy happiness, but four Bible principles can help you with your finances.

Living With Chronic Illness—Can the Bible Help?

Yes! Learn three steps that can help you to cope with chronic illness.

Can the Bible Help Me if I’m Depressed?

There are three things God gives generously to help with feelings of depression.

Can Religion, God, or the Bible Help You Feel Better About Your Life?

Learn how friendship with God can improve your life now and in the future.