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Translating Acts 5:32

Translating Acts 5:32

Acts 5:32 Peter says,

“And we are witnesses of these things; and so is the Holy Spirit, whom
God hath given to them that obey him.”

My reading of Greek grammar tells me that obey is a present participle that should normally denote an act…

Abijah or Abijam? 1 Kings14-15

Abijah or Abijam? 1 Kings 14-15

The NIV translates Rehoboam’s son as Abijah. When you compare it on the Bible app, to all the other translations every other translation calls him Abijam.
There was confusion for me because Abijah, Jeroboam’s son, died. So this led me to t…

Matthew 5:23-24 Confession and forgiveness

Matthew 5:23-24 Confession and forgiveness

So then, if you bring your gift to the altar and there remember that your brother has something against you, leave your gift there in front of the altar. First go and be reconciled to your brother and then come and present your gift. (‭‭M…