Tag Archives: punishment for sin

“Let me hear joy and gladness; let the bones You have crushed rejoice.” Psalm 51:8 I do not think you could find anyone in the Bible, other than Jesus, who loved God more than King David loved God. Their relationship was unique. God Himself, in fact, referred to David as, “a man after His own heart” […]

“Surely I was sinful at birth, sinful from the time my mother conceived me.” Psalm 51:5 There are sicknesses and then there are sicknesses. Doctors were recently asked their opinion of the most terrifying, horrifying sicknesses in history. These were their top three. The first is what is called the “Black Death,” or now known as […]

“For the wages of sin is death…” Romans 6:23 What is a wage? A wage is what you earned. It is what you deserve. A wage is what you work for. In Bible times, the word for “wages” referred to the daily food ration that was given to a Roman soldier for his service at […]

“…But you must not eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, for when you eat from it you will surely die.” Genesis 2:17 “If you do the crime you should pay the time.” “An evil deed must be punished.” “Bad people should get what they deserve.” Most of us would wholeheartedly […]