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What Jesus Has Made Clean?

In Mark 7, we read that keeping the dietary laws is insufficient to make a man pure in the eyes of God:

17 When [Jesus] went into the house away from the crowd, the disciples asked Him about the parable.

18 And He said to them, “Are you also as lacking in understanding? Don’t you realize that nothing going into a man from the outside can defile him?

19 For it doesn’t go into his heart but into the stomach and is eliminated.” (As a result, He made all foods clean.)

  Scholars say that Mark was a disciple of the Apostle Peter and that Mark simply put down in writing what Peter preached and taught. In this passage, the Gospel of Mark tells us that Jesus made all foods clean.

  In Acts 10, that very same Apostle Peter receives a revelation from heaven:

13 Then a voice said to him, “Get up, Peter; kill and eat!”

14 “No, Lord!” Peter said. “For I have never eaten anything common and ritually unclean!”

15 Again, a second time, a voice said to him, “What God has made clean, you must not call common…

More Writing on the Wall?

More proof that Yahweh of the Bible did not send Muhammad...

  Yahweh God is big on writing while Allah of the Quran depended fully on the fallible memories of men (and they failed him big-time!). Here are some of the facts.

  The Lord Himself writes:

  When He finished speaking with Moses on Mount Sinai, He gave him the two tablets of the testimony, stone tablets inscribed by the finger of God. Exodus 31:18

  The Lord said to Moses, “Cut two stone tablets like the first ones, and I will write on them the words that were on the first tablets, which you broke. Exodus 34:1

  Moses was told to write:

  The Lord also said to Moses, “Write down these words, for I have made a covenant with you and with Israel based on these words.” Exodus 34:27

  The Israelites were told to write:

  Write them on the doorposts of your house and on your gates. Deuteronomy 6:9

  The priests were told to write:

“Then the priest is to write these curses on a scroll and wash them off into the bitter water." Numbers…