Are Jacob and Israel the Same?

by Jack Wellman
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Are Jacob and Israel the same person or the same nation? Why did God change his name? A Kingdom Divided It’s easy to get confused over names, especially when it comes to Jacob and Israel. Sometimes they are used interchangeably, but at other times, it is specific to a person or a nation, and even […]

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What Happened To Cities That Turned Their Back On God In The Bible?

by Jack Wellman
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What happens to cities that turned their back on God?  What about nations that do the very same thing? People that turn their back on God During the time of Noah, “The Lord saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every intention of the thoughts of his heart was […]

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