- 1 How do you deal with enemies according to the Bible?
- 2 What are the three enemies of God?
- 3 What does the Bible say about power over the enemy?
- 4 What does God say about revenge?
- 5 What makes someone an enemy?
- 6 What God says about temptation?
- 7 What do the three temptations represent?
- 8 What God says about authority?
- 9 What would you bind on earth?
- 10 Do we have the same power as Jesus?
- 11 Where does the Bible say vengeance is mine?
- 12 What does God’s wrath mean?
How do you deal with enemies according to the Bible?
Let God Deal With Your Enemies —And be done with bitterness
- 1 Let Enemies Be Accountable to God. “God will bring every act to judgment” (Ecclesiastes 12:14)
- 2 Leave Vengeance to God. The Corinthians failed to do this (1Corinthians 6:1-8).
- 3 Put Away Bitterness. “Let all bitterness be put away” (Ephesians 4:31).
What are the three enemies of God?
In Christian theology, the world, the flesh, and the devil (Latin: mundus, caro, et diabolus; Greek ό κοσμος, ή σαρξ, και ό διαβολος) are often traditionally described as the three enemies of the soul. As the sources of temptation, they are viewed as in opposition to the Trinity.
What does the Bible say about power over the enemy?
THE Bible tells us that Christ Jesus once said to his disciples unequivocally, “Behold, I give unto you power to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy: and nothing shall by any means hurt you.
What does God say about revenge?
The Apostle Paul says in Romans chapter 12, “Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse. Do not repay anyone evil for evil. Do not take revenge, my dear friends, but leave room for God’s wrath, for it is written: “It is mine to avenge; I will repay,” says the Lord.
What makes someone an enemy?
“Enemy” is a strong word, and “emotions associated with the enemy would include anger, hatred, frustration, envy, jealousy, fear, distrust, and possibly grudging respect”. As a political concept, an enemy is likely to be met with hate, violence, battle and war. The opposite of an enemy is a friend or ally.
What God says about temptation?
James 1:13 says, “For God cannot be tempted by evil, and He Himself does not tempt anyone.” In the first chapter of Job, we see that God allowed Satan to tempt Job, but with restrictions.
What do the three temptations represent?
Jesus was tempted three times. The temptations were hedonism (hunger/satisfaction), egoism (spectacular throw/might) and materialism (kingdoms/wealth). John the Evangelist in his epistle calls these temptations “in world” as “lust of eyes” (materialism), “lust of body” (hedonism) and “pride of life” (egoism).
Bible Gateway Romans 13:: NIV. Everyone must submit himself to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has established. The authorities that exist have been established by God.
What would you bind on earth?
The exact translation varies slightly depending on the version of the Bible, but it is generally translated into English as: “I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven; whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth will be loosed in heaven.”
Do we have the same power as Jesus?
On the day of Pentecost when Jesus ascended to heaven, God ‘s Power, The Holy Spirit, that Same Power came down and became available to each of us who believe in Jesus Christ. That Same Power lives in and through us! The Same Power, the Power of the Holy Spirit, allows us to stand in victory.
Where does the Bible say vengeance is mine?
Vengeance is mine is a biblical quotation from: Deuteronomy 32:35. Romans 12:19.
What does God’s wrath mean?
Wrath of God (Latin:Ira Dei) may refer to: Suffering construed as divine retribution.