What tribe is Jesus from (evidence from the Bible)?

What tribe is Jesus from

To many Bible readers, it is well known that Israel had 12 tribes. Genesis 49: 2-28 suggests that these tribes were named after descendants of Jacob, such as Levi, Simeon, Ephraim, Zebulun, and Gad, just to mention a few. But what curious Bible readers want to know is, “which tribe is Jesus from?” Jesus Christ … Read more

What Bible translations do different denominations use (how do I choose a Bible translation)?

What Bible translations do different denominations use

There are several Bible translations, such as the New Living Translation (NLT), the New American Standard (NASB), the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV), the English Standard Version (ESV), and the King James Version, among others. Different denominations use different translations. So, what Bible translations do different denominations use? Denominations such as Protestant denominations allow members … Read more

Do Lutherans celebrate lent (how do Lutherans celebrate lent)?

Do Lutherans celebrate lent

Lent for most Christian churches means starting to prepare for the most important day in Christian’s lives, Easter Sunday. Most believers are always looking forward to the day Jesus is resurrected, as it marks a new beginning in their lives. However, before Easter Sunday, Christians usually observe the lent season, which is generally 40 days … Read more

Protestant Vs. Reformed: How Are They Different?

Protestant Vs. Reformed

While both the protestant and reformed churches are Christian churches, they feature a set of practices and belief systems that set them apart from each other. They also feature several similarities, which make it difficult for many to differentiate these Christian religions, hence this Reformed vs. Protestant post. The main difference between Protestant and Reformed … Read more