David Lazarus

Contributions by David Lazarus;

They’re called Bible colleges, so why don’t they teach the Christian faith

"Around the world there are countless bible colleges all teaching whatever their Christian denomination holds to be truth concerning the interpretation of scripture, however as these teachings often conflict with each other it is fairly obvious that…"

The Roman empire’s rejection of Jesus, a legal technicality

"The Bible tells us that when Jesus was brought before the Roman governor, Pontius Pilate found Jesus innocent of any crime against the Roman Empire. However, to pacify the Jewish demands he ordered the crucifixion of Christ…"

"Tongues", a pentecostal sign of rebirth, or is it?

"As the Pentecostal movement often claims the gift of Tongues and sometimes even that it is a sign of being born again, then this subject is worthy of study as countless numbers have been allured to this…"

A Hypothetical Question With A Theological Implication

"Speaking hypothetically, let us say a man was to open a business, but as He knew He would have to leave for some time, He employed 12 others as managers to set up His business with seventy others…"

A Lesson From A Student Of The Apostle John

"As there are so many versions of the Christian faith today that often cause conflict between those who profess to be Christian I have posted here a writing of Ignatius, a disciple of the Apostle…"

A Paradox Of Faith

"Regardless of denomination, there is one thing that all who call themselves “Christian” have in common, the “Bible”. To some it is the total and complete record of all we need to know…"

Are There Any That Want Unity Of Faith

"There are many things that separate Christians into their various denominations, but there is one that unites all Christians and that is their acceptance and acknowledgment that the Bible is more…"

Are You On The Highway Of Holiness

"John 14:6 is probably one of the best-known verses in the Word of God, even those who have trouble remembering scriptures usually know the famous words of Jesus, “I am the way, the Truth and the…"

"Armageddon", How Does Satan Think He Will Win

One of the facts we know from the scriptures concerning the end is that Satan will vainly attempt to unite his forces against the Lord in a battle referred to as “Armageddon”. “And I saw the…"

A Test For The Spirit Behind Your Church

"In today’s diverse societies, we have a great range of Churches to choose from. If we like the “rock concert” style of worship, we go to perhaps the Pentecostals, if we prefer something a…"

Christianity, according to a student of John and anointed teacher.

"One of the most re-known of early Church writers is Ignatius (30-107 AD) a disciple of the apostle John. Born around 30 to 35 AD, Ignatius had a pagan background and was given the name…"

Did The Virgin Mary Visit Zeitoun?

"On April 2nd. 1968, in the suburb of ‘Zeitoun’, in Cairo, Egypt, mechanics of a bus company, which faced a Church witnessed a woman with her back facing them descending the central dome of the…"

Do We Really Eat Christ's Flesh And Blood?

"One of the greatest disputes of Christian doctrinal belief is the true presence of the Flesh and Blood of Jesus Christ in the Bread and Wine of Communion or what is also known as the Eucharist or…"

"Grace", Satan's Secret Weapon

"One of the devil’s most efficient deceptions is his trapping people in sin under the guise of being under “Grace”. He does this by deceiving people into believing it is no longer a part of…"

How Many Chistian Gatherings Are Actually Antichrist

"The word “antichrist” or “antichrists” appears 4 times in the KJV, as with most other translations, however as the KJV seems the most accurate, I have chosen to quote from it. The first 2…"

Is Baptism Essential?

"One of the biggest issues that have divided modern Christianity is the question of “Baptism”, whether it has an actual part to play in salvation, whether it is only a symbolic gesture or public…"

Is it time to update the Word of God?

"While meditating on the fact that there are many different interpretations of the scriptures resulting in an immense variety of denominations I thought to myself, “How can all these be inspired…"

Is your Church the same as the Apostolic Church?

"Who and what are "Christians" and what is the "Christian faith"? Some may look up a dictionary, commentary or similar book, while others may simply form their own idea or accept the teachings of…"

Know Your Enemy

"Should we know the attributes of our enemy and the manner in which he fights in order to know how to fight him? What are the attributes of the devil? How does he fight against us? Does he have a…"

Lets Get Christianity Back To Being Christianity

"May I first draw attention to three verses from the scriptures, both Old and New Testament? “For I am the LORD, I change not; therefore ye sons of Jacob are not consumed.” Malachi 3:6 “Jesus…"

Liturgies, Apostolic Tradition or Carnal Ritual

"One of the greatest controversies dividing the Christian world is the question of whether a Church service should incorporate the use of a “Liturgy”, or what could be described as a preset…"

Liturgy of St James

"The Liturgy of the apostle James, written for the Church of Jerusalem of which he held office as its first Bishop The priest begins by praying, “O SOVEREIGN Lord our God, contemn me not, defiled…"

Liturgy of St Mark

"The Liturgy of Mark, the writer of the second gospel, written for Anianus whom Mark anointed as Bishop to oversee the Church he founded in the city of Alexandria. Some parts appear to have been…"

"Purgatory", Biblical Fact Or Roman Catholic Fiction

"This is an extract from Chapter Eighteen of “Undressing the Whore”, a book I wrote some time ago concerning the works of the spirit behind the whore of Babylon. All Scriptural verse are given…"

Should The Deuterocanonical Books Have Been Removed?

"In this posting, I will attempt to discuss those writings known as the “Deuterocanonical Books” or sometimes the "Apocrypha". This is a commonly misunderstood subject as most western gatherings… "

Should we pray the "Lord's Prayer" in Christ's name?

"Some time ago while my daughter was attending a youth fellowship group, one of the “leaders” asked the children if any knew the Lord’s Prayer. When my daughters turn came round she…"

Sola Scriptura", Does This Really Work?

"To begin let us look at two verses from the Gospels concerning the father of Joseph, the step-father of Jesus and the husband of the Virgin Mary. “And Eliud begat Eleazar; and Eleazar begat…"

Chalcedon, the treachery that split the Christian world in two

"The events that brought about the Council of Chalcedon are extremely complex and to make any reasonable attempt to understand how such a travesty could take place it is necessary to consider the…"

The Flight Of The Holy Family From Bethlehem To Egypt

“And when they were departed, behold, the angel of the Lord appeareth to Joseph in a dream, saying, Arise, and take the young child and his mother, and flee into Egypt, and be thou there until I…"

The Forgotten Intercession

"‘Intercession’ is one of the apostolic Church practices that is often misinterpreted by most of the places of Christian worship not built the foundation of the prophets and apostles. This is a…"

The Hidden Fruit Of Nestorianism in Today's Christianity

"To begin, let us consider the following verse, “Little children, it is the last time: and as ye have heard that antichrist shall come, even now are there many antichrists; whereby we know that it…"

The Laying On Of Hands Are You Born Again In The Spirit?

"One of the many doctrines of the Christian faith that is often ignored or forgotten is the “Laying on of Hands” “Then were there brought unto him little children, that he should put his hands…"

The Letter Of Jesus

"Although the Bible is a complete account of all the basic essentials of the Christian faith there are many things concerning Jesus Christ that are not included. One example is a letter from King…"

The Nicene Creed

"We believe in one God, the Father, the Almighty, maker of heaven and earth, of all that is, seen and unseen. We believe in one Lord, Jesus Christ, the only Son of God, eternally begotten of the…"

The Rebellion Of Korah Is Alive And Well In Today's Church

"One area of the Christian faith that is often disputed by those who reject the faith of the original apostolic Churches is the definition and office of the ordained “Priesthood”, as instituted…"

The Seven Sacraments Of The Apostolic Church

"The original apostolic Church held and practiced seven sacraments or mysteries. Four are redemptive and necessary for salvation the other three are not necessary, that is not all people need to…"

Was It Really A Star That Lead The Wise Men?

"We all know the “Christmas story” of how the wise men followed a “star” when Jesus was born, but was it really a “star”, in the sense of what we normally consider a “star”, being a…"

Were The Wise Men Present On The Night Of Christ's Birth

"One of the most known aspects of the common “Christmas story” is the visit by the Wise men or as they are also known “Three Kings” on the night of Christ’s birth, however did this really…"

What Is So Important About What The Early Church Believed

"All over the world there are a myriad of gatherings in the name of Jesus Christ. All claiming they are inspired by the Holy Spirit and their interpretations of the scriptures are the truth, but the…"

What Spirit Inspires Your Church?

"Modern day gatherings range from strict adherence to the doctrines introduced by their founders to spontaneous and undisciplined services, both sometimes change their doctrines according to their…"

Where Have All The Altars Gone

"From the earliest biblical accounts, we read mentions of Altars being erected in the service of God, setting a precedent for the place where a Blood sacrifice would be made. “And Noah builded an…"

Which Christian Faith Holds The Keys, Original Or Modern

"Since the beginning of Christianity, there have been those calling themselves Christian, some deliberately spreading lies and others deceived into believing what they preach. Either way what is…"

Who Were The Seventy Disciples?

“After these things the Lord appointed other seventy also, and sent them two and two before his face into every city and place, whither he himself would come. 2Therefore said he unto them, The…"

Why Follow False Christian Dates?

"A question that I have often pondered over is that the vast majority of Christianity knows that the Roman Church changed or invented many dates such as Christmas and Easter, yet other than the…"

Why Refuse The Lord What He Calls Most Holy?

"While reading another posting questioning whether tithing is a New Testament practice I was meditating on Malachi’s words on the subject of stealing from God when I was reminded of the following…"

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