Are Christians obligated to keep the Sabbath? What do the Scriptures say? Why is the Sabbath referred to as a “sign?” What is the “rest” of the story?
ADAM–The Tree of Life, the Tree of Knowledge. ::Q6:1:: QUESTION (1907)–1–Did Adam eat of the tree of life before eating of the tree of knowledge? If so, why did he not live forever? ANSWER.–I answer that the word “tree of life” is in the plural. All the trees of Eden were trees of life. They […]
ADAM–Why Given Second Trial? ::Q6:2:: QUESTION (1909)–2–If Adam has had a trial and failed, will he have another and if so, what for? Why should he be resurrected if he failed in the first trial? ANSWER.–The reason that he is to have a resurrection and another trial is because God willed it so, and […]
(This and other questions are selections from the “Question Book”, which contains hundreds of questions asked of pastor C.T. Russell in various public meetings. The book is available in our online Bookstore. You can find the entire content at www.ctrussell.us under “Supplemental – Question Book”) ADOPTION– To Whom Does Spirit of Adoption Apply? ::Q7:1:: QUESTION (1912)–1– “But ye […]