Who were the sons of God and daughters of men described in Genesis 6?

Reliability of the Bible
https://youtu.be/IJhsh3-537s “And it came to pass when men began to multiply on the face of the earth and daughters were born under them, that the sons of God saw the daughters of men that they were very fair, and they took them wives of all which they chose.” (Genesis 6:1-2) This “sons of God” and “daughters of men” is really something that has caused no end of discussion today. There are today a great many good men that take the position that the sons of God here are angels and may I say that I personally cannot accept that at all because if these were good angels, they would not commit this sin. And evil angels, I do not think could ever be designated “sons of God”.  Then the offspring…
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Was the gospel of Matthew written in Hebrew or Greek?

Reliability of the Bible
https://youtu.be/Rk3Sl_aLesg When Matthew wrote his gospel, it's very like that originally he wrote his gospel in Hebrew or Aramaic. Very possible, very likely, hence all the apostolic fathers and the apostolic testimonies of those early church fathers is true. There was a Hebrew text that was originally written for Hebrews and Jews around the world. But bear in mind this: Not every Jew understood Hebrew or Aramaic. Certainly in Palestine, the majority would have but when you get outside of Palestine, when you get into some of the other areas such as what we see represented in Jerusalem in Acts chapter 2, we can see that these people had different languages of their own right and so it's very likely that many of them did not read Aramaic or perhaps…
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Who wrote Matthew, Mark, Luke and John?

Reliability of the Bible
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BRC5xAM3ryw Who wrote the four Gospels? From a historical perspective, it doesn't quite  matter who wrote the Gospels. What matters is   whether the Gospels are true.  However, if we know the authors,   when they lived, and how closely  they associated with Jesus,   we will be in a better position to determine  whether their writings can be trusted. The four Gospels are named after their traditional  authors, Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. Matthew   was a tax collector and disciple of Jesus. Mark  was an associate of Peter, a disciple of Jesus.   Luke was a traveling companion with Paul, one  of the first missionaries who claimed to have   encountered Jesus. John was also a disciple of  Jesus, and one of the closest among the twelve.  …
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Do the Creation Stories in Genesis 1 and 2 Contradict Each Other?

Reliability of the Bible
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MUtxVr9tuLU Over the years, many skeptics have claimed that the creation stories found in Genesis 1 and Genesis 2 are contradictory. One book puts it like this. Genesis begins with two distinctive creation stories that are impossible to synthesize or string together into consecutive events with any integrity. That same book went on to claim that the two accounts were written by different authors and that the order of events just don't line up. Let's discuss these ideas in turn. Was Genesis 1 and 2 written by different authors who were telling different stories? Early Jewish and Christian traditions held that the majority of the first five books of the bible, which we call the Pentateuch, were associated with Moses but in the early 1800s some European Old Testament scholars…
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Jesus was dead “three days and three nights” explained

Reliability of the Bible
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8vjedtzxRw The New Testament teaches that Jesus was raised from the dead: “on the third day” (Mark 9:31, 10:34, Luke 9:22, 13:32, 18:33, 24:7, 46, 1 Corinthians 15:4)“in three days” (Mark 15:29, John 2:19-20)“after three days” (Mark 8:31)“three days and three nights” (Matthew 12:40) For Matthew, the phrases “in three days” (Matthew 26:61, 27:40), “after three days” (Matthew 27:63) and “three days three nights” (Matthew 12:40) mean the same thing.  That's because there are two biblical methods being employed here that we must always remember. One is the Hebrew way of counting time and the other is understanding Hebrew idioms - manners of speaking, Hebrew expressions in the bible. When counting days, the bible generally uses what some call “inclusive counting”. This means you include as “day one” the day…
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How could Noah fit all the animals on the ark?

Reliability of the Bible
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RK3H5gl0300 How could Noah fit all the animals on the ark? Skeptics often scoffed at the biblical account of Noah's Ark and the flood. They claimed it was just a fairy tale or some story about a local flood.  Non-believers and even some in church today will argue that it's not possible for all those animals to fit on the ark. To answer this challenge of how Noah could have fit all the animals in the ark, we will take a three-step approach. Step 1 - How did the animals get to the ark? Step 2 - How big was the ark? Step 3 - how many animals needed to be on the ark? How did the animals get to the ark? To answer this question, let's go to Genesis…
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Why are the genealogies of Jesus different?

Reliability of the Bible
https://youtu.be/_dV1ZClT3ZA Supposed Bible contradiction - Matthew's genealogy verses Luke's genealogy. In the different Gospels of Matthew and Luke, we are given the genealogies of Joseph, the adopted father of Christ. However, they differ on who the father of Joseph was. Matthew says Jacob was the father of Joseph and has a line going back to Abraham but Luke says Heli is the father of Joseph and has a line going back to Adam. These are not different names of the same people; they are completely different genealogies. So do we have a contradiction? The most common argument is the genealogy of Luke was Mary's line. Heli was the father of Mary who became the father-in-law of Joseph, thus making Joseph his son as well. This would be consistent with the…
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Does the Bible Say Anything About Homosexuality?

Relevance of the Bible, Reliability of the Bible
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hWSG6MfMn7I I'm landing shot and in my latest book Gay Awareness, I deal with discovering the heart of the Father and the mind of Christ when it comes to sexuality. So many people want to know what does the Bible really say about homosexuality. There are six primary scriptures that deal directly with homosexual practice. I call them the big six. We have three in the Old Testament and three in the New Testament.  In the Old Testament, they're found in Genesis 19. It's the story of Sodom and Gomorrah and how the men of Sodom wanted to have sex with the angels and because they would not repent of their wicked immorality, God destroyed the city. Then in Leviticus 18, the Bible refers to homosexual practice as an abomination…
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Bible – The Indestructible Book

Reliability of the Bible
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e80KNWrX1gU One of the undeniable proofs that the  Bible is the word of God  is the amazing saga of its  indestructibility. The Bible has survived despite a myriad  of vicious attempts to destroy it. Satan first sought  to undermine the authority of God's word  by posing the first question ever asked “Hath God said…” His assaults have continued  unrelentingly until the present hour. Yet the devil has never been able to  vanquish the power of the word. In the days of the prophet Jeremiah,  the wicked king was infuriated at the  judgments of the scriptures  and thus ordered the inspired page to be  burned. But God overturned the king's edict  and re-transmitted the page to Jeremiah. In 167 BC, the Maccabeans  miraculously raised a revolt against the  Greeks  and drove…
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IN WHAT LANGUAGE WAS THE BIBLE FIRST WRITTEN?

Reliability of the Bible
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BocngX1NyhM In what language was the bible first  written? Let's find out. The first human author to  write down the biblical record was Moses. He was commanded by God to take on this  task. Exodus 34 27 records God's words to  Moses “Write down these words, for in accordance  with these words I have made a covenant  with you and with Israel.” And what language did he use? He wrote in  his native language  called Hebrew. During the thousand years  of its composition,  almost the entire Old Testament was  written in Hebrew  but a few chapters in the prophecies of  Ezra and Daniel and one verse in  Jeremiah were written in a language  called Aramaic. This language became very popular in the  ancient world and  actually displaced many other languages.…
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