Author Archives: RLY08

The Hail Mary

A short prayer to the Mother of God, Mary, and it’s Biblical reference.

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Bible Study: “Turn the Other Cheek”

Originally posted on Life Living the Scriptures:
Scripture “You have heard that it was said, ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.’ But I say to you, Do not resist one who is evil. But if any one strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also;” (Matt…

Bible Study: “Turn the Other Cheek”

Scripture “You have heard that it was said, ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.’ But I say to you, Do not resist one who is evil. But if any one strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also;” (Matt 5:38 – 39 RSV) What did Jesus […]

What is Biblical Typology?

What is Biblical Typology? According to St. Augustine, “The New Testament lies hidden in the Old, and the Old Testament is unveiled in the New.” When studying the Old Testament, there are these persons, places, or situations called “types.” What are these types? These are those that prefigure, foreshadow, or parallel the things that will […]

Bible Study: The Covenant Sign of God with Noah, the Rainbow.

Bible Study Scripture We all know this story. God called Noah and his sons, they made an Ark, Noah and his family and a pair of every animal went inside the Ark, rain fell and flooded the whole land. Human beings died, plants died, animals died, the dinosaurs died (just kidding), everything died.. except those […]

Bible Study: Melchizedek, King of Salem (Jerusalem)

Bible Study Scripture “And King Melchizedek of Salem brought out bread and wine; he was priest of God Most High. He blessed him (Abram – later became Abraham) and said, ‘Blessed be Abram by God Most High, maker of heaven and earth; and blessed be God Most High, who has delivered your enemies into your hand!’ […]

Bible Study: The Lengthy Life Span in Genesis.

Bible Study Scripture: The lengthy life span in Genesis. While reading Genesis, one of the things that surprises people are the life span of the early men that walked the earth. Adam lived for 930 years, Seth lived for 912 years, Jared lived for 962 years, Lamech lived for 777 years, Noah lived for 950 […]