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Is The Covid-19 Vaccine Mandate Of God? Or Is It Evil?

Did you know the Word of God (the Christian Bible) speaks directly against what governments are doing with Covid-19 vaccine mandates? Get the facts here

¿Viene de Dios el mandato de vacuna contra el Covid-19? O ¿acaso es malo?

¿Sabía que la Palabra de Dios (la Biblia cristiana) condena de manera directa lo que los gobiernos están haciendo a través de los mandatos de vacuna contra el Covid-19? Obtenga los hechos aquí.


 

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Should A Christian Practice Yoga Or Pilates? The Shocking Truth

Perhaps you practice yoga for health reasons, or to reduce stress. But, do you really know the diabolical goal of any form or style of yoga, including pilates? Get your answers here

La verdad espeluznante sobre el yoga revelada por la Biblia cristiana

Quizás practiques yoga por motivos de salud o para reducir el estrés. Pero, ¿realmente conoces el objetivo diabólico de cualquier forma o estilo de yoga, incluido el pilates? Obten tus respuestas aquí.


Communicating With The Dead: Learn The Shocking Truth

The spirit you think is mom, dad, or some other loved one from beyond the grave is NOT your loved one. But, what about the "proof" that the living can indeed talk to the dead? Let God's Word open your eyes to a deception that is pure evil. Read Spirits Of The Deceased

Comunicarse con los muertos: La impactante verdad

El espíritu que parece ser tu madre, padre o algún otro ser querido tuyo desde el más allá NO es tu ser querido. Pero, ¿qué hay de "la prueba" de que los vivos pueden comunicarse con los muertos? Permite que la Palabra de Dios te abra los ojos para que veas el engaño que es de la maldad pura. Te invitamos a leer ¿Están los muertos entre los vivos?

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Scriptures on Confession of Sin

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Excuses for Sin



Many people flat out refuse to acknowledge as sin the things that God's word calls sin such as homosexuality (Romans 1:26-27). Although many Christians freely accept that wrong is what God says is wrong, some of them have a habit of making excuses for sins from which they are unwilling to cease. Scriptures on confession of sin appear in the Bible as early as the book of Genesis. When the Lord asked Adam if he had eaten from the forbidden tree of the knowledge of good and evil, Adam presented excuses for his sin. He said to God, "...The woman whom thou gavest to be with me, she gave me of the tree, and I did eat" (KJV, Gen. 3:12). When the Lord asked Eve if she had eaten from the forbidden tree, she also presented excuses for her sin, saying, "...The serpent beguiled me, and I did eat" (Gen. 3:13).

These scriptures on confession of sin recount man's first attempts to make excuses for his disobedience. According to Adam, his sin was Eve's fault; and according to Eve, her sin was the Devil's fault. This type of excuse making has continued down through the ages as though it were "inherited" from the original parents. Despite the excuses, Adam and Eve received severe punishment; they received the death penalty for themselves and for all of their posterity (Gen. 2:17, Rom. 5:12). Making excuses for disobedience does not in any way create an escape for the consequences of our actions.

Instruction from Scriptures on Confession of Sin



How do we confess our sins and to whom do we confess if we want forgiveness? The scripture of 1 John 1:9 says, "If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness."

There are two important truths taught in the scripture in 1 John. We learn that forgiveness is conditional by the use of the word "if;" we must confess our disobedience. We also learn that unrighteousness needs to be cleansed. God not only forgives sin, he also cleanses from unrighteousness.

Among other scriptures on confession of sin is St. Luke 11:4, which is part of what is known as the Our Father prayer. The Lord Jesus teaches his followers to pray, "...Our Father which art in heaven, hallowed be thy name...forgive us our sins..." (St. Luke 11:2-4). We learn that confession of sin is made not to a man, but directly to God. The word of God is man's instruction in righteousness. It is the doctrine of Christ and it offers correction so that we know what God requires, what he accepts, and what he rejects (2 Tim. 3:16). These scriptures on confession of sin are the word of God.


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