On The Bible

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Two Trees in a Garden

by Leland King

  What is so important about those two trees we find mentioned in the Garden of Eden? The tree of life, and the tree of knowledge were both accessible to Adam and Eve when they walked in the Garden with God. Of the tree of life they could eat freely. Of the tree of knowledge […]

Lessons From Babel

by Leland King

Let’s revisit a popular children’s Bible Story, the story of the Tower of Babel found in Genesis 11:1-9. I believe you will find that there are some deeper lessons to be found here that are more for adults than kids. Let’s set the stage: The descendants of Noah all spoke a single language. As they increased […]

Why are there so many different translations of the Bible?

by Leland King

The starting point in answering this question is the fact that not man of us speak Hebrew, Greek or Aramaic. Any translation can only be as perfect as the original languages from which it was translated. In the attempt to translate from one language to another, decisions must be made which affect the outcome. How […]