Tags archives: Good and Evil

  • Mr. Vinson, I have a question that has been bothering me. What does the Bible mean when it says God "created darkness"? Some say that darkness does not "exist," that it's just the opposite of light. Others say that the Bible means God creates darkness because of "night" (i. e. because the Earth rota... [read more]
  • Mike, Thank you for your last email. It was very helpful! You're really good at getting all of the details. I have another question (please forgive me) which has been bothering me. Does God know all? Thank you, I____ Hi I____, You are welcome, and thank you for your question. You ask "Does God know ... [read more]
  • What is really EVIL according to scriptures? And why is it good? M____ Hi M____, You ask what is evil, and why it is good? The answer is that evil is not knowing or obeying God, and that is never to be called good. 3Jn 1:11 Beloved, follow not that which is evil, but that which is good. He that do... [read more]
  • Hi Mike, I just read your post entitled "Are All Choices In Life Predestined By God?" and would like to comment. As is the case for most (all) people, when we come to see the sovereignty of God in the scriptures, it is a struggle to accept. I'm sure it took you some time too. I used to believe in to... [read more]
  • Mike, I enjoyed reading "After the Counsel of His Own Will" on the Internet. How do you interpret Mat 6:13 "And do not lead us into temptation but deliver us from the evil one (NKJV)"? From your teaching, it would seem that we should pray that GOD not turn us over to the buffeting of Satan, but yet... [read more]
  • Mike, I have been discussing the matter of free will with a religious friend of mine. I told her that without discord we could never understand harmony! "But strong meat belongs to them that are of full age, those who by reason of use have their senses exercised to discern both good and evil." I the... [read more]