Yes!!! were the Jew, the example to the world? Galatians 3:26 For ye are all the children of God by faith in Christ Jesus.
27 For as many of you as have been baptized into Christ have put on Christ.
28 There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither bond nor free, there is neither male nor female: for ye are all one in Christ Jesus.
29 And if ye be Christ's, then are ye Abraham's seed, and heirs according to the promise.
The nation of Israel was definitely to be God's example to the world. He chose them not because they were big and powerful, but because they were small and weak so that He could display His power to the world.
Since Jesus came, it is His followers, whether Jewish or Gentile, who are to be the example to the world. If only we all did what He told us to do...
It's actually the nation of Israel who were to be God's living examples of how people are to live to the nations. The "Jews" are just the descendents of the Tribe of Judah. It is a mistake to use the terms interchangeably. People tend to use the term "Jew" to refer to the whole nation of Israel, but the promises of the Mosaic covenant were made to 12 Tribes + Levi, not one.
by Rishad I Habib 7 years ago
Religions promise a lot for its followers in the afterlife. It talks a lot about male's & female's rights. Does any major religion talks about the androgynies? What about their rights? Whats their place in a given religion?For those who are not familiar with the term please take a look at...
by charlie 5 years ago
What is the correct meaning of this scripture, according to scripture?Gal 3:26-29 For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus. 27 For as many of you as were baptized into Christ have put on Christ. 28 There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is...
by vector7 7 years ago
This is simply for Christians to share and discuss the prophecies they may know well, and/or better than some of the rest of us. It is for edifying and educating each of us further in understanding our God's Word. Though I posted it for prophecies, I think it would do us well to share scriptures in...
by Cat333 3 years ago
For there is only one God and one Mediator who can reconcile God and humanity--the man Christ Jesus. 1 Timothy 2:5If anyone acknowledges that Jesus is the Son of God, God lives in them and they in God. 1 John 4:15Who is the liar? It is whoever denies that Jesus is the Christ. Such a person is the...
by Rabgix 6 years ago
Or anything at all, would you still be Christian?
by ElleBee 5 years ago
Do you have a favorite Bible verse you turn to on down days?Do you have a favorite Bible verse (or verses) that you turn to on those days when you're in the dumps and need a little bit of encouragement?
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