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Who Authorized it

Does The Almighty God have the Executive Right to Sanction Holidays—(As he did for the Israelites) Today ?–Meaning

During and after the Apostles Life –and during the making of the  Holy ***Way *** Scriptures--NT--That  were Completed

—app 66 years

after Jesus’ Crucifixion--- 2 Tim-3-16-17 –Rev 22-16-21

And what happened to them (The Israelites) when they made Their

Own Celebrations that Imitated or Simulated the Pagan Nations around them ? Open (http://www.2001translation.com/607.htm).

And http://www.2001translation.com/Jerusalem's%20destruction%20587%20or%20607.htm. We would be interested in your views on either of these documents.

 

For the Historical View of Christmas Openhttp://www.bibletexts.com/terms/christmas.htm and PatriotismPlus.htm

Do True Christians Need More then the Provided Completed Scriptures to Please Jesus’God and Father—YHWH--TETRAGRAMMATON.htm

 

AS Clearly  Stated in 2 Tim 3-16-17

ASV(2Ti 3:16)  Every scripture inspired of God is also profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for instruction which is in righteousness.----Only God’s instructions which is in righteousness!!!

 

(2Ti 3:17)  That the man of God may be complete, furnished completely unto every good work.

 

2Ti 3:16) 

 

(GW)  Every Scripture Passage is inspired by God. All of them are useful for teaching, pointing out errors, correcting people, and training them for a life That ***Has*** God's ***Approval.***!!!!

 

(CEV)  Everything in the Scriptures is God's Word. All of it is useful for teaching and helping people

and for correcting them and showing them how to live.

 

(GNB)  All Scripture is inspired by God and is useful for teaching the truth, rebuking error, correcting faults,

and giving instruction for right living,

 

******************************Christmas Figures********************

 

Compare ASV(Psa 115:5-8)  They have mouths, but they speak not; Eyes have they, but they see not;

 

(Psa 115:6)  They have ears, but they hear not; Noses have they, but they smell not;

 

(Psa 115:7)  They have hands, but they handle not; Feet have they, but they walk not; Neither speak they through their throat.

 

(Psa 115:8)  They that make them shall be like unto them; Yea, every one that trusteth in them.

 

 

(Psa 115:8)  Those who make idols end up like them. So does everyone who trusts them.--NSB

 

Those who make them will become like them,
Everyone who trusts in them New American Standard Bible—See Below

 

Open

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For a look at these four Bibles (below) and others

 

Open—It is Important to Read the Content and Commentary and See if you can make a Comparison

Psalms 115 8 Context] [Commentary]

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English: New American Standard Bible

English: Webster's Bible

English: World English Bible

English: Basic English Bible

 

Psalms 115 8 Context] [Commentary]

 

Those who make them will become like them,
Everyone who trusts in them.

They that make them are like them; so is every one that trusteth in them.

Those who make them will be like them; Yes, everyone who trusts in them.

Those who make them are like them; and so is everyone who puts his faith in them.

 

 

 

 

 

 

English: New American Standard Bible Psalms 115 1-18

English: American Standard Version

 

Psalms 115 1-18 [Context] [Commentary]

 

See the History of Christian Symbols—Open--ChristianSymbols.html andCROSSplus.htm

 

(GW)Acts 17-29  So if we are God's children, we shouldn't think that the divine being is like an image made from gold, silver, or stone, an image that is the product of human imagination and skill. Open BewareReadersBEWARE.htm and

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ASV Joh 4:21  Jesus saith unto her, Woman, believe me, the hour cometh, when neither in this mountain, nor in Jerusalem, shall ye worship the Father.

Joh 4:22  Ye worship that which ye know not: we worship that which we know; for salvation is from the Jews.

Joh 4:23  But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and truth: for such doth the Father seek to be his worshippers.

Joh 4:24  God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship in spirit and truth.

Joh 4:25  The woman saith unto him, I know that Messiah cometh (he that is called Christ): when he is come, he will declare unto us all things.

Joh 4:26  Jesus saith unto her, I that speak unto thee am he.

Webster’s New World Dictionary

 

Simu[late 7sim$y1   lat#, -y!-8

vt.

-[lat#ed, -[lat#[ing 5< L simulatus, pp. of simulare, to feign < simul, together with, at the same time: see SAME6

1          to give a false indication or appearance of; pretend; feign !to

 

 

Imi[tate 7im$i  tat#8

vt.

-[tat#ed, -[tat#[ing 5< L imitatus, pp. of imitari, to imitate, akin to aemulus: see EMULATE6

1   to seek to follow the example of; take as one's model or pattern

 

Fig[ure 7fig$y!r, -y-r; often, esp. for         v., &     Brit       always, fig$!r8

n.

5ME < OFr < L figura < fingere, to form, shape: see DOUGH6

1   the outline or shape of something; form

2   the shape of the human body; human form

3   a person, esp. one seen or thought of in a specified way !a great social figure"

4   a likeness or representation of a person or thing

5   an illustration; diagram; picture; drawing

6   an artistic design in fabrics, etc.; pattern

7   a) the symbol for a number !the figure 5" b) [pl.] calculation with such symbols; arithmetic !very good at figures"

8   a sum of money

9   Dancing, Skating a series or pattern of steps or movements

10 Geom. a surface or space bounded on all sides by lines or planes

11 Logic the form of a syllogism with reference to the use of the middle term as variously the subject or the predicate of the premises

12 Music a series of consecutive tones or chords forming a distinct group which with other similar groups completes a phrase or theme; motif

13 Rhetoric FIGURE OF SPEECH

vt.

-[ured, -[ur[ing 5ME figuren < the n.6

1   to represent in definite form; give a shape to

2   to represent mentally; imagine

3   to ornament with a design

4   to compute with figures

5   [Informal] to believe; consider; decide

6   Music to indicate chords for (the bass) by writing the appropriate figures next to the notes

vi.

1   a) to appear, often prominently (with in) !you figure in all my dreams" b) to be a causal factor (with in) !poor food figured in his ill health"

2   to do arithmetic

>3  [Informal] to consider; calculate

>4  [Informal] to be just as expected or as anticipated

—SYN FORM

figure in >to add in; include

>figure on

1   to count on; rely on

2   to consider as part of a scheme or project; plan on

>figure out

1   to solve; compute

2   to understand; reason out

>figure up to add; total

fig$[urer

n.

 

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Matthew Henry's Commentary

 

Psalms
Chapter 115 Introduction:
Glory to be ascribed to God. (1-8) by trusting in him and praising him. (9-18)

Psalms 115:1-8
Let no opinion of our own merits have any place in our prayers or in our praises. All the good we do, is done by the power of his grace; and all the good we have, is the gift of his mere mercy, and he must have all the praise. Are we in pursuit of any mercy, and wrestling with God for it, we must take encouragement in prayer from God only. Lord, do so for us; not that we may have the credit and comfort of it, but that they mercy and truth may have the glory of it. The heathen gods are senseless things. They are the works of men's hands: the painter, the carver, the statuary, can put no life into them, therefore no sense. The psalmist hence shows the folly of the worshippers of idols.

Psalms 115:9-18
It is folly to trust in dead images, but it is wisdom to trust in the living God, for he is a help and a shield to those that trust in him. Wherever there is right fear of God, there may be cheerful faith in him; those who reverence his word, may rely upon it. He is ever found faithful. The greatest need his blessing, and it shall not be denied to the meanest that fear him. God's blessing gives an increase, especially in spiritual blessings. And the Lord is to be praised: his goodness is large, for he has given the earth to the children of men for their use. The souls of the faithful, after they are delivered from the burdens of the flesh, are still praising him; but the dead body cannot praise God: death puts an end to our glorifying him in this world of trial and conflict. Others are dead, and an end is thereby put to their service, therefore we will seek to do the more for God. We will not only do it ourselves, but will engage others to do it; to praise him when we are gone. Lord, thou art the only object for faith and love. Help us to praise thee while living and when dying, that thy name may be the first and last upon our lips: and let the sweet savour of thy name refresh our souls for ever.



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