Bible Myth #16 The “Law”

Bible Myth #16 The “Law”

Law is a Myth, as in “We are not under Law but under Grace.” Law is a totally misleading translation of the Greek word nomos. While nomos generally is translated Torah, in this context, Paul is not referring to Torah, but another meaning of Nomos, Legalism. The...

Guard Your Tongue

Guard Your Tongue! Do not repeat evil speech of others! Ephesians 5:12. For it is dishonorable even to say the things that are done by them in secret, 13. but all things are exposed, being revealed under the light, 14. for everything is revealed in light. We are in a...
Bible Myth #15: Noah’s Ark was a Boat

Bible Myth #15: Noah’s Ark was a Boat

Noah’s Ark has been represented many times by a cute little boat with animals on deck, especially elephants and giraffes. This is not at all what the Ark looked like. It was box, a big box, with three interior decks and just one window high on the side. This box was...
Bible Myth # 14 Mansions in Heaven

Bible Myth # 14 Mansions in Heaven

The idea of having a Mansion in Heaven is a Myth because the Latin word “Mansiones” was not translated, but put in the Bible as Mansion. “Mansiones” does not mean Mansion, but it means a place, like a place in an organization or on a team. It...
Bible Myth # 13 Jacob supplanted Esau

Bible Myth # 13 Jacob supplanted Esau

Jacob Supplanted Esau. Jacob has been much maligned because of Esau’s referring to Jacob as having supplanted him. That is the Myth because the Hebrew text does not say Jacob supplanted Esau. How come some new translations still have supplant? That is tradition from...