“Why were the Sadducees and the apostles unable to find a way to reconcile their rival opinions?”

The entire book of Acts focuses on stories. So in order to answer this question, I will follow the author of Acts’ example and show you a story.     Acts 5: 17- 20   “17 Then the high priest and all his associates, who were members of the party of the Sadducees, were filled with jealousy. … Continue reading “Why were the Sadducees and the apostles unable to find a way to reconcile their rival opinions?”

“According to Mark’s gospel, what was main issue dividing Jesus from the leaders of Israel?”

The Pharisees and Jesus didn’t get along great. In fact, they disagreed over many things. Which led to Jesus’s crucifixion. Today I am going to discuss what the main issue was between them. First, let's define Pharisee: “a member of an ancient Jewish sect, distinguished by strict observance of the traditional and written law, and … Continue reading “According to Mark’s gospel, what was main issue dividing Jesus from the leaders of Israel?”

“How important were the miracles in the book’s account of Jesus’ early ministry?”

Even if you aren't a Christian most of us have heard of the classic miracles that Jesus performed: Walking on water, Feeding a crowd of 5,000 with 5 loaves and 2 fishes. And I’m going to discuss: How important miracles were to Jesus’s early ministry. And why they were important. As I mentioned earlier Jesus … Continue reading “How important were the miracles in the book’s account of Jesus’ early ministry?”