Commentary on Romans 9 [Part 2 of 2]

Scripture quotations are from the English Majority Text Version (EMTV) unless noted otherwise.   Does God harden hearts? (Still addressing verses 17 and 18): 9:17 For the Scripture says to Pharaoh, “For this very purpose I have raised you up, that I may show My power in you, and that My name may be proclaimed Read More …

Commentary on Romans 9 [Part 1 of 2]

Scripture quotations are from the English Majority Text Version (EMTV) unless noted otherwise.   Introduction   Romans 9 is a very controversial chapter, but it shouldn’t be. All through the Word of God we learn about all the wonderful and glorious attributes of God. We learn that He is a God of love….that He is Read More …

Did God Create the Wicked? [Proverbs 16:4]

All Scriptures are quoted from the 1901 American Standard Version unless otherwise noted. Proverbs 16:4 4 Jehovah hath made everything for its own end; Yea, even the wicked for the day of evil. Many Christians look at this verse in Proverbs and have the idea that God  made wickedness, that He’s the creator of sin Read More …