Quick Answers: Do you know when the word worship is first used in the bible?

Q. Do you know when the word worship is first used in the Bible?A. Genesis 22:5, where Abraham and Isaiah rose up early to worship God. This was the testing of Abraham’s loyalty to God (verse 10), but an angel of the Lord stopped him from sacrificing Isaiah. Scriptures 1 And it came to pass after these things, that God did tempt Abraham, and said … Continue reading Quick Answers: Do you know when the word worship is first used in the bible?

Psalm 50:14 – Offer Unto God Thanksgiving with Scripture Commentary

Bible Scripture Offer unto God thanksgiving; and pay thy vows unto the most High: – Psalm 50:14 Pulpit Commentary Verse 14. – Offer unto God thanksgiving. The one offering acceptable to God is praise and thanksgiving out of a pure heart. This was designed to be the accompaniment of all sacrifice, and was the ground of acceptability in every case where sacrifice was acceptable. And … Continue reading Psalm 50:14 – Offer Unto God Thanksgiving with Scripture Commentary

Do you know how the children of Israel worshipped?

Bible References Have you wonder about Israel Worshipped during Biblical Times? Praise is an important part of worship for every true worshipper according to John 4:24 which said to express it “in spirit and in truth.” Your understanding mixed with faith in God’s word, you can have a genuine worship experience. Here is a quick reference for you to look up during your personal bible … Continue reading Do you know how the children of Israel worshipped?

Matthew 4:10 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

“Then saith Jesus unto him, Get thee hence, Satan: for it is written, Thou shalt worship the Lord thy God, and him only shalt thou serve.” -Matthew 4:10 Pulpit Commentary Verse 10. – Get thee hence, Satan. “Avaunt, Satan” (Rheims). Christ does not address him directly till this climax. The two previous temptations were, comparatively speaking, ordinary and limited. This temptation calls out a passionate utterance of a … Continue reading Matthew 4:10 – Worship Scripture With Commentary

Galatians 3:9 – They which be of Faith are blessed with Scripture Commentary

Bible Scripture So then they which be of faith are blessed with faithful Abraham. – Galatians 3:9 Pulpit Commentary Verse 9. – So then they which be of faith are blessed with faithful Abraham (ὥστε οἱ ἐκ πίστεως εὐλογοῦνται σὺν τῷ πιστῷ Ἀβραάμ) “Are blessed;” are objects of benediction. The apostle gathers from the words cited in ver. 8 the two particulars, that there are who get … Continue reading Galatians 3:9 – They which be of Faith are blessed with Scripture Commentary

Quick Answers: What is Praise and Worship Music?

Q. What is praise and worship music? A.  In the mid-sixties (1960’s), this musical branding of contemporary Christian music had been developed in the United States by the young adults until present day. Under the category of contemporary worship music, this sub-category, praise and worship, is used in part to help with corporate worship, along with blending of genres of other pop style songs. Scriptures … Continue reading Quick Answers: What is Praise and Worship Music?

The Colors Most Commonly Used In Worship

Have you ever wonder what are the most used colors in worship?  There are others but these are the primary colors of any service. The colors most commonly used are white, red, violet, black, and green. “In the ornamentation of vestments and of the hangings of the Altar, as also in the general decoration of churches, all colors are employed as good taste may dictate. … Continue reading The Colors Most Commonly Used In Worship

Hebrews 13:15 – Praise Scripture With Commentary

By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of our lips giving thanks to his name. – Hebrews 13:15 Pulpit Commentary Verse 15. – Through him therefore let us offer the sacrifice (or, a sacrifice) of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of lips confessing to his Name.Θυσία αἰνέσεως is the designation in the … Continue reading Hebrews 13:15 – Praise Scripture With Commentary

Bible Study: True Worship – Part 8

True Worship, Part 8 John 4:20-24 INTRODUCTION Recently, I have been greatly concerned about the matter of worship. Wondering whether this concern was unique to my own era, I began reading the works of some of the more ancient scriptural commentators and saints of God. What I found out was that they faced similar periods of time when the church had lost its perspective on … Continue reading Bible Study: True Worship – Part 8

Bible Study: True Worship – Part 7

True Worship, Part 7 John 4:20-24 INTRODUCTION Years ago, William Temple, the Archbishop of Canterbury, defined worship this way: “To worship is to quicken the conscience by the holiness of God, to feed the mind with the truth of God, to purge the imagination by the beauty of God, to open the heart to the love of God, and to devote the will to the … Continue reading Bible Study: True Worship – Part 7

10 Worship Guidelines From the Early Church

ELEMENTS OF THE FIRST CENTURY CHURCH GATHERING Renowned New Testament scholar Dr. Lee McDonald offers us a brief rundown of what worship looked like in the early church, so we can learn from our first-century brothers and sisters. 1. Worship Involves Sacrifice In New Testament times, worship consisted initially of sacrifice (of animals). However, the focus of worship for Christians is on self-sacrifice in honor … Continue reading 10 Worship Guidelines From the Early Church