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Welcome to the podcast of the Bible Answer Man broadcast with bestselling author and CRI President Hank Hanegraaff! On the Bible Answer Man broadcast, Hank answers your questions with well-reasoned answers to equip you in the essentials of the historic Christian faith and strengthen your walk with the Lord. When it comes to the essentials of Christianity, there must be unity: "In essentials, unity; nonessentials, liberty; and in all things, charity."

Bible Answer Man Podcast with Hank Hanegraaff Hank Hanegraaff

    • Religion & Spirituality
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Welcome to the podcast of the Bible Answer Man broadcast with bestselling author and CRI President Hank Hanegraaff! On the Bible Answer Man broadcast, Hank answers your questions with well-reasoned answers to equip you in the essentials of the historic Christian faith and strengthen your walk with the Lord. When it comes to the essentials of Christianity, there must be unity: "In essentials, unity; nonessentials, liberty; and in all things, charity."

    Q&A: Modesty, Islam, and the Book of Revelation

    Q&A: Modesty, Islam, and the Book of Revelation

    On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast (09/24/21), Hank answers the following questions:

    When Paul recounts his Damascus road experience several times in the book of Acts, are there discrepancies between the accounts?
    I read an article in the Christian Research Journal on modesty; how can I make the transition from lusting after women, to seeing them as human beings made in the image of God?
    I’ve heard that the church is no longer mentioned after Revelation 3; is that true? Is Matthew 24:40-41 referring to the rapture in 1 Thessalonians chapter 4?
    I am always debating a Muslim friend of mine who knows a lot about the Bible; is there a resource that compares these two religions?
    How do you reconcile Hebrews 8:12 and 10:17 with Jesus’ admonition to the churches in Revelation chapter 3?

    • 28 min
    Q&A: Abortion, Praying for Healing, and the Decline of Society

    Q&A: Abortion, Praying for Healing, and the Decline of Society

    On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast (09/23/21), Hank answers the following questions:

    Can you give me a synopsis of the Emergent Church?
    Why does the church aggressively stand against abortion, but not other violations of the commandments like stealing or divorce?
    Is it okay to pray for a medical miracle based on Matthew 18:18-20?
    Why does the Bible say God loved Jacob and hated Esau?
    With the decline of our society, where do you think we will be in the next ten years?
    Why was Jesus called the Son of Man? The Qur’an says that Muhammad is mentioned in the Bible; is there any validity to that?

    • 28 min
    Q&A: The Trinity, Dinosaurs, and Jehovah’s Witnesses

    Q&A: The Trinity, Dinosaurs, and Jehovah’s Witnesses

    On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast (09/22/21), Hank answers the following questions:

    How can Jesus be one in substance with the Father, but be a distinct person?
    How many years did Lazarus live after Jesus raised him from the dead?
    How do you explain the fossils of dinosaurs and why they died off?
    In Exodus 4:11, God says He makes the blind and the deaf, but I was always taught that only the Devil does these things.
    Can a Christian cast a demon out of himself? What about demons oppressing Christians?
    My brother is being influenced by the Jehovah’s Witnesses; how can I counteract their teaching?

    • 28 min
    Q&A: Why Doesn’t Satan Repent, Calling, and Universalism

    Q&A: Why Doesn’t Satan Repent, Calling, and Universalism

    On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast (09/21/21), Hank answers the following questions:

    Since Satan knows the Bible and knows how things will end, why doesn’t he repent?
    How do evolutionists explain asexual reproduction?
    How can I know whether or not God is calling me to do something?
    Are behemoth and Leviathan mentioned in the book of Job, actual creatures?
    What biblical passages would you use to refute the doctrine of universalism?
    I have been married before and I’m afraid to get married again. What do you think about living together first to see if things will work out?

    • 28 min
    Q&A: The Rapture, Original Sin, and the Sabbath

    Q&A: The Rapture, Original Sin, and the Sabbath

    On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast (09/20/21), Hank answers the following questions:

    What is your perspective of the rapture, is it pre, mid, or post-tribulation?
    Can you explain the doctrine of original sin? How can God blame us for sinning if we are born with a sin nature?
    What’s your view on the eternal subordination of the Son?
    Did I hear you say that we should keep the Sabbath? How should we observe it today?
    Can you clarify your earlier comments on the rapture? Since the two witnesses in Revelation and the man of lawlessness have not yet been revealed, doesn’t that point to a future tribulation?

    • 28 min
    Best of BAM: Matthew Chapter 12: Jesus Is Lord of the Sabbath

    Best of BAM: Matthew Chapter 12: Jesus Is Lord of the Sabbath

    On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast, Hank continues working his way through the Gospel of Matthew. Last time Hank began chapter 12, reading the account of the Pharisees accusing Jesus’ disciples of violating the Sabbath by picking heads of wheat to feed their hunger. Jesus countered them by pointing out Israel’s appointed King eating the showbread of the tabernacle, demonstrating that even the ceremonial laws were not unconditional in their application. Following this encounter, Jesus went into their synagogue, where He encountered a man with a withered hand. The Pharisees once again attempted to trap Jesus. “Looking for a reason to bring charges against Jesus, they asked him, ‘Is it lawful to heal on the Sabbath?’ He said to them, ‘If any of you has a sheep and it falls into a pit on the Sabbath, will you not take hold of it and lift it out? How much more valuable is a person than a sheep! Therefore it is lawful to do good on the Sabbath’” (Matthew 12:10-12 NIV). Perhaps the greatest takeaway from this passage is that Jesus who is the Lord of the Sabbath was also the fulfillment of the Sabbath and thus quite obviously the shadow had been supplanted by the Substance of the Savior. In Genesis, the Sabbath had been a celebration of God’s completed work of creation. After the Exodus, the Sabbath had expanded to a celebration of God’s deliverance from Egypt. And now with the Advent of Jesus, the greatest danger lay in a failure to recognize that Jesus was the substance that fulfilled the symbol of the Sabbath—a fact that he made perfectly plain by doing what no one else could do—by healing the withered hand of a man in plain view of His detractors.

    • 28 min

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277 Ratings

Corey Lambrecht ,

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csledmond ,

So relevant in today’s world.

Thank you Hank, for helping people to have a deeper understanding of the Faith. Thank you for making me aware of topics I need to be made aware. My walk with Christ and relationship with Christ is evermore deepening with your help!

fpackwood ,

My heart is broken

Listening to Hank tie himself into knots over his new religion, he now “venerates “ Mary as a perpetual virgin ignoring the plan teaching of scripture. The very thing he fought against for so many year, years I personally learned the same, and from this very man. More and more commercials, reformatting the podcast under the same name all point to one thing- the end of the Bible answer man program is slowly and regrettably on the horizon... my heart is broken.

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