Tag: authority

Jesus, the Son of Man

Of all the various ways Jesus described Himself He used “Son of Man” most frequently. While this may seem a strange way to speak about someone to us today, its meaning was well understood toContinue reading

“If We Can, We Should”?

Rash behavior is of the hallmarks of the teenage years. Cars are driven at high speed; strange creatures are consumed; experiments are made with drugs, chemicals, and other such things. But why? Many times suchContinue reading

Understanding the Tetragrammaton

In the religious world there is much confusion about the Tetragrammaton (a Greek term meaning “the four letters”), referring to the name of God in the Old Testament, designated with the consonants YHWH. There areContinue reading

Authority and Faith

And the centurion answered and said, “Lord, I am not worthy that thou shouldest come under my roof; but only say the word, and my servant shall be healed. For I also am a manContinue reading

Submitting to Authority

The concept of authority is absolutely critical in understanding the message of Jesus Christ as explained to us in the Scriptures. The message of the Gospel rests on the fundamental principle that Christ has allContinue reading

Spiritual Authority

Whether we actively consider it or not, authority is a very important part of our existence as human beings. Throughout time people have always recognized that there must be some person or entity that maintainsContinue reading