The Bible on Gods Regrets

Genesis 6:6 The Lord regretted that he had made human beings on the earth, and his heart was deeply troubled. This verse shows us gods feelings towards humans. He “regretted that he had made human beings” He wished he had never done it. His creation was so imperfect that we caused him to be “deeply […]

The Bible on Punishing Future Generations

Exodus 20:5  You shall not bow down to them or worship them; for I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, punishing the children for the sin of the parents to the third and fourth generation of those who hate me   Here god specifically says that he will “punish the children for the sin of the parents”. If any […]

The Bible on Fools

Proverbs 26:4-5 4 Do not answer a fool according to his folly, or you yourself will be just like him. 5 Answer a fool according to his folly, or he will be wise in his own eyes.   I love these two versus from Proverbs, they give a great snapshot of how the bible and […]

The Bible on Buying Slaves

Leviticus 25:1, 44-46, 55 1 The Lord said to Moses at Mount Sinai, … 44 “‘Your male and female slaves are to come from the nations around you; from them you may buy slaves. 45 You may also buy some of the temporary residents living among you and members of their clans born in your country, and they will become your property. 46 You […]