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Introduction

com-pare: to estimate, measure, or note the similarity or dissimilarity between.


While much of the bible has similarities, what do you do with the dissimilarities? What do you do when you come across verses that say DIFFERENT things about the SAME thing?


One of the reasons for writing this was to present bible verses that show dissimilarity, and help you to understand why. Understanding why they differ will clear up much of the confusion among the churched.


There is dilatable evidence of God saying a different thing about the same thing. He would say one thing about something, then later changed the instruction concerning that very-same-thing......(read more)

DO For Righteousness, or BELIEVE For Righteousness?

Under Covenant, Moses explains to Israel how they shall receive THEIR righteousness. Deuteronomy 6:25 And it shall be our righteousness, if we observe to do all these commandments before the LORD.....(read more)

Saved During Israel's Rise, or During Their Fall?

Under Covenant, Gentiles are saved in the time of Israel's RISE. Isaiah 60:3 And the Gentiles shall come to thy light, and kings to the brightness of thy rising.....(read more)

Complete In Grace NOW or LATER?

 Under Covenant, Peter makes it clear to Israel as to when they will be made complete in grace.
1 Peter 1:13 Wherefore gird up the loins of your mind, be sober, and hope to the end.....(read more)

Did Jesus Preach The Same Gospel as He Later Gave to Paul?

Under Covenant, Christ, never taught in a "Christian Church", there were no such thing. He taught in Jewish Synagogues and preached "the gospel of the kingdom" and is why he said.....(read more)

Future Forgiveness or Already Forgiven?

Under Covenant, Peter told Israel that if they would repent (change their mind) their sins would get blotted out in the future. When they're back in "the presence of the Lord" is when He will blot out the sins.....(read more

Why Didn't The End Come?

Under Covenant, Jesus preached what is called "the gospel of the kingdom". He made it clear that after that gospel was preached to all the world, the end would come..... (read more)

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Are Angels Among Us Today?

Under Covenant, during Israel's rise angels were among them.
Zechariah 1:8-9 I saw by night, and behold a man riding upon a red horse, and he stood among the myrtle trees that were in the bottom; and behind him were there.....(read more)

Did Paul Write The Book of Hebrews?

Under Covenant, the writer of Hebrews did not sign the book, therefore we may never know who the human author was.
Under Grace,what we DO know is that Paul did not write it. We know this even though.....(read more)

Did Peter, James, or John Write Anything to You?

Under Covenant, neither Peter, James, nor John ever wrote to the church-the body of Christ. It is said by some that they preached the same gospel Paul preached, however the bible says.....(read more

Do We Know All Things, or Must We Consider Something First?

Under Covenant, John, when writing to Israel, tells them who's responsible for them KNOWING “all things."
1 John 2:20 But ye have an unction from the Holy One, and ye know all things.
Under Grace, Paul, when writing.....(read more)

Earthly Blessings or Heavenly Blessings?

Under Covenant, Israel is promised earthly-material blessings:
Ezekiel 44:30 And the first of all the firstfruits of all things, and every oblation of all, of every sort of your oblations, shall be the.....(read more)

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Forgive To Be Forgiven, or Forgive Because We ARE Forgiven?

Under Covenant, forgiveness was conditional. Jesus told Israel that they must forgive others BEFORE they themselves could be forgiven.

Matthew 6:14-15 For if ye forgive men.....(read more)

Inherit The Earth or Inherit Heaven?

Under Covenant, in the future Israel will inherit the EARTH.

Matthew 5:5 Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth.

Psalm 2:8 Ask of me, and I shall give.....(read more)

Is Blasphemy The Unforgivable Sin?

Under Covenant, there was an UNFORGIVABLE sin:

Mark 3:29 But he that shall blaspheme against the Holy Ghost hath never forgiveness, but is in danger of eternal damnation.

Under Grace, the evidence shows.....(read more)

Israel's King, Our Head

Under Covenant, Christ was sent to earth to be the king of the Jews.

Matthew 2:2 Saying, Where is he that is born King of the Jews? for we have seen his star in the east, and are come to worship him.

Under Grace, Christ is no longer.....(read more)

James and Paul: Are We Justified By Works?

Under Covenant, James wrote that the twelve tribes of Israel were justified by faith PLUS works.

James 2:24 Ye see then how that by works a man is justified, and not by faith only.

Under Grace, Paul wrote that WE are justified "by faith".....(read more)

James and Paul: Can Faith Alone Save You?

Under Covenant, James asked Israel a rhetorical question: Can faith alone save you? His answer was NO!

James 2:14 What doth it profit, my brethren, though a man say he hath faith, and have not works? can faith save.....(read more)

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Old Covenant, New Covenant, or Something Else?

Under Covenant, Israel received God's blessings by obeying the law.

Exodus 24:12 And the LORD said unto Moses, Come up to me into the mount, and be there: and I will give thee tables of stone, and.....(read more)

Priest's Account, Or Your Own Account?

Under Covenant, because the Hebrew priest had rule over Israel, they WATCHED out for their souls and had to give an ACCOUNT for them.

Hebrews 13:7 Remember them which have the rule over you.....(read more)

Reconciled By Works or By Grace?

Under Covenant, the house of Israel was reconciled by works.

Ezekiel 45:17 And it shall be the prince's part to give burnt offerings, and meat offerings, and drink offerings, in the feasts, and in the new moons, and in the.....(read more)

Teachers: Do We Need Them or Not?

Under Covenant, the books of Hebrews through Revelation all speak exclusively to HEBREWS concerning their future New Covenant. A time when they will NOT need a teacher.

1 John 2:27 But the anointing which ye have received.....(read more)

The Cross: Are You Sad or Glad About It?

Under Covenant, the twelve apostles were SORRY about the death of Christ and called it a murder.

Matthew 17:22-23 And while they abode in Galilee, Jesus said unto them, The Son of man shall be betrayed into the hands of men: And they shall kill him, and the third day.....(read more)

Turn TO The Law or AWAY From The Law?

Under Covenant, Israel was told to turn TO the law. God, through the prophet Joshua, promised them prosperity if they would "turn not" from the law.

Joshua 1:7 Only be thou strong and very courageous, that thou mayest observe to do according to all the law, which Moses my servant commanded.....(read more)

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Which Church? Are You Aware That There Was More Than One?

Under Covenant, Israel never had a church called the church the body of Christ. They had the church in the wilderness, and the church which was at Jerusalem, but there is simply no record of.....(read more)

Why Catholic Priests Think They Can Remit Sins

Under Covenant, Jesus told the disciples that they could remit the sins of others. Ah-ha, Catholics didn't just make that up. No, they are simply misappropriating scripture. They have taken a doctrine from another.....(read more)