We believe that 2015 can be your best year yet for reading, understanding, and applying the Bible to your life. And we don’t just talk about how you can, we want to help you with your goal of working your way through God’s Word this year.
In 2014, you guys kept us hopping. We continued our quest to bring you some of the best Bible study articles and blog posts that we could find. And you responded by making this year the biggest in the history of BibleStudyTools.com.
Thanks to the Internet, many people have probably read or heard false ideas about Jesus and His work on earth. They may even be quite skeptical. So, what can you do when you're faced with questions you don't have the answers to?
Let's just be honest. Sometimes passages in the Old Testament can be tough to understand. For example, in Exodus 23:19, why does God prohibit cooking a young goat in its mother's milk? Why even bring that up there?
A solid paraphrase focuses on a section of Scripture, which might be an event, a speech, or even a whole chapter. Instead of trying to capture the exact wording, the paraphraser attempts to convey the meaning in modern English.