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Reader Questions

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Reader Questions: 1. I noticed that this year the Jewish Passover was on a different day than the Passover we celebrated. What is the difference in the dates, and is it significant? The Church of God International (CGI) and many other Church of God groups celebrate the Lord’s Passover or Lord’s Supper the night before […]

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THE BIBLICAL FESTIVALS Their Meaning and Significance Part 5 Feast of Tabernacles


Feast of Tabernacles This portion of the article will give you an overview of the Feast of Tabernacles—or Feast of Booths—the sixth festival listed in Leviticus chapter 23. This festival shows us the picture of the Millennium, the 1,000-year period of time following Christ’s visible return from heaven! Let us notice the instruction concerning this […]

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The Foundation for Salvation

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Most people in Christendom are interested in their salvation, which they think is “going to heaven.” Millions think the foundation of their salvation includes going to church every Sunday morning and observing Christmas as Jesus’ birthday and Easter as His resurrection. Those of us in the Church of God know that these practices are not […]

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Questions From the Readers

If a baby dies when in the womb (from sickness, miscarriage, or abortion), what resurrection will he/she be in? Who will take care of all the babies? Will it be the parents or siblings? Infants are not morally accountable, so they are not deserving of divine retribution. We can therefore rule out any resurrection unto […]

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The Resurrection of Isaac?

By faith Abraham, when God tested him, offered Isaac as a sacrifice. He who had embraced the promises was about to sacrifice his one and only son, even though God had said to him, “It is through Isaac that your offspring will be reckoned.” Abraham reasoned that God could even raise the dead, and so […]

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Jesus Rises from the Grave


But So Do Bodies of Flesh and Bone! “Jesus, when he had cried again with a loud voice, yielded up the [Spirit]. And the veil of the temple was rent…and the earth did quake, and the rocks rent: and the graves were opened; and many bodies of the saints which slept arose” (Matthew 27:51-52) What’s […]

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Resurrected to Heaven or Earth?


Despite our agreement with Seventh Day Adventists (SDA) on the Sabbath, food laws, the state of the dead, and hell, we do still have some differences. One of the major differences is our keeping of the Holy Days while the SDAs do not. The SDAs also believe when Jesus returns He will take the resurrected […]

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