Be Perfect?

 What Is Perfect? The first time I read, "Be Perfect," in my English Bible translation I wondered why God would instruct imperfect, sin-prone human beings to be something they could never be. I have since found this to be another case of, "there are no perfect translations." The instruction to "be perfect" is repeated several... Continue Reading →

Be Holy as I Am Holy

Have You Every Wondered What it Means To Be Holy? "for it is written: “Be Holy, because I Am holy.” 1 Peter 1:16 "For it is written," a quote from the original Hebrew, holds the meaning of the word Holy. Be "Holy," Simply Means, "Be Set Apart" "Be Set Apart," (Qadosh) is not an impossible suggestion, but a well defined instruction.  Anyone... Continue Reading →

What is Holiness?

Our Creator Has Made a Distinction  "Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil; Who substitute darkness for light and light for darkness; Who substitute bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter!" Isaiah 5:20  How Do We Differentiate? Everything Good (Tov #2896) from Bad/Evil, (Ra #7451), Genesis 3:5; Hebrews 5:14.  Holy/Set-Apart/Sacred, (Kodesh #6944) from Unholy/Common/Profane, (Chol #2445).  Unclean, (Tame... Continue Reading →

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