Was Pentecost Observance Abolished at the Cross?

Modern Christianity considers Christ’s crucifixion as THE turning point of all biblical doctrine and practice. Is this a correct teaching?

According to its proponents, all beliefs and practices from the Old Testament and continuing into the crucifixion supposedly come to a stop and are now considered obsolete when Christ supposedly said of them: “It is finished.”

(For more details, please see our article, What Was Really “Finished”?)

In this regard, let us consider the implications of this popular teaching on the particular case of Pentecost, one of the seven annual Holy Days of God originating from the Old Testament.

Because of such teaching, most modern-day Christians believe that Pentecost and all the other annual Holy Days of God — plus the Sabbath, among other practices — were already abolished at the cross. Thus, their continued observance in this New Testament era is totally unnecessary because these were already “finished and fulfilled” in Christ.

Is this popular teaching really logical and true? If the answer is yes, where is the clear biblical basis to support such teaching? What does the evidence of the biblical record really say on this matter? You might be surprised with the biblical answers when you read them.

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52 Shocking Catholic and Protestant Confessions About Sunday

Most in our generation are abysmally ignorant of, and woefully oblivious to the deceptions and manipulations done in the past to change one of the most important commands of God. Surprisingly, what has happened is a direct fulfillment of Daniel’s prophecy! God inspired him long ago to predict the massive changing of the Sabbath to another very popular worship day.

But due to massive spiritual blindness and a worldwide satanic deception, the fulfillment of that prophecy has been surprisingly unnoticed even by most church leaders and Christians today. Please don’t allow yourself to be one of them. Set aside a few minutes to completely read this eye-opening article!

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Why Did Popular Christianity Replace the Sabbath With Sunday?

Did God really transfer the Sabbath to Sunday in the New Testament? What were the reasons why mainstream Christianity adopted Sunday instead of God’s Sabbath? This study will be a very interesting read.

Most Christians believe that the seventh-day of the week (later called the Sabbath) which God designated to be holy right after the creation of man — and which was observed as such by God’s obedient people for thousands of years — has been abolished and its reverence transferred to the first day of the week, called Sunday, in the New Testament era. Do you know how this happened?

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What’s the Connection Between Easter and Christ’s Resurrection?

What do popular Easter symbols like rabbits and colored eggs have to do with Christ’s resurrection? Does God have anything to say about the Easter sunrise service?

Easter is one of the most popular among traditional Christian celebrations. It’s supposed to commemorate Christ’s resurrection.

But since Easter is just the culmination of the 40-day period called Lent, we have to ask the question: Where did this entire tradition originate?

The Lenten season is preceded by Ash Wednesday, which is likewise preceded by the raucous Mardi Gras celebration, which literally means “fat Tuesday.”

Where did these strange customs come from? And WHY is fish and its popular symbol also associated with Christ?

These are very interesting and intriguing questions. They need answers, especially because they very obviously have NOTHING to do with Christ or His glorious resurrection!

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Did Christ REALLY Die on Friday and Rise on Sunday?

Did Christ lie about His death and resurrection? How does one fit “three days and three nights” into the Friday to Sunday tradition?

It is popularly believed and taught by most Christians that Christ died on a Friday afternoon, was buried just before sunset, and was resurrected early on a Sunday morning. However, Christ clearly stated that He will be “three days and three nights” in the tomb. The popular Christian belief would have us believe that Christ was only two nights and one day in the tomb (just half of the time!), contrary to what Christ said.

Since these two statements vastly differ and do not agree, we are forced to ask the question: WHO is really telling the truth? Who is blatantly lying — popular Christianity or Christ? It is high time we do a careful study into this very important subject and find out the real TRUTH once and for all.

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Where Is the Biblical Proof of Mary’s Perpetual Virginity?

Some major Christian religions firmly believe that Mary was a perpetual virgin, and ardently support the idea that Jesus was her only child. It is further claimed that even in the process of giving birth, she still somehow retained her virginity. Such tenacious belief is part of their veneration in elevating Mary to a level of holiness and sacredness. To admit that she did not remain a virgin would be an insult to the sanctity of her body which delivered the Messiah.

Considering this popular belief, it is important to determine if the Bible really supports the perpetual virginity of Mary. This topic deserves a closer look, taking into account both sides of the argument, to ultimately see what God tells us through His divine revelation in the Bible.

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Just What Do You Mean “Works of the Law”?

One of the most hotly and lengthily debated topics among theologians and preachers for centuries now (and in recent decades surprisingly influencing even some Bible translators, as reflected in their modern versions) — centers on the apostle Paul’s statement, “works of the law.” It is therefore very important that we take the time to systematically and objectively study this very important topic.

Most in the Christian world are confused by this otherwise simple statement of the apostle Paul when he said, “a man is not justified by the works of the law.” But humanly interpreting this brief statement, many believe and teach that New Testament Christians (especially Gentiles) are no longer expected to obey God’s laws and commandments because these efforts constitute “works.” As a corollary to this idea, it is also popularly taught that the death of Christ rendered all such laws and commandments abolished and obsolete. Some have gone so far as to also teach that the Old Testament (as a package) is now abolished. Therefore, all that is really needed now for salvation is only “faith” in Christ — nothing more.

Have you really examined and reviewed how biblically accurate and valid these popular pronouncements are? It is high time that we really do. Our salvation may depend on it.

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Who Was the God of the Old Testament?

“Why, of course, God the Father!”

That’s what most Christians would say, without hesitation. Would you agree with it? Are you really sure?

It is popularly taught, seemingly as a standard doctrine, that God the Father is the God of the Old Testament, while Jesus Christ is the God of the New Testament.

But what does the Bible really say? Can that belief be proven beyond a shadow of doubt? The true biblical answer may shock you!

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Just What Was “Nailed to the Cross”?

Apart from Christ Himself, and Pilate’s inscription (John 19:19, 20) — both of which have been nailed to the cross — most Christians believe that there is another invisible thing that has also been “nailed to the cross.” This is due to the apostle Paul’s statement in Colossians 2:14. To this day, there is great controversy as to what Paul was really referring to.

Many Christians believe that the Ten Commandments were definitely included in that which was “nailed to the cross.” That is why it is popularly taught that we do not need to keep any of those commandments anymore — and that as Christians, we are now freed from such obedience, provided we just believe in God.

Is this true? What does the Bible really say about this belief? It is time we determined the true answer to this question based on correct biblical facts.

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