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The DA VINCI CODE

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Posted Mar 21, 2006 at 2:40:10 PM
Subject: The DA VINCI CODE
Some of my friends asked me regarding the DA VINCI CODE now that I profess to have found the truth. Brethren, what is the appropriate answer to their question?
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almario1
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Posted: Mar 21, 2006 6:03:51 PM
[b][size=18]GOD's WORDs[/size][/b] [i][b] of [u]warning[/u] at first [/b][/i]..... Col 2:8 [b]Beware lest any man spoil you through philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition of men, after the rudiments of the world, and not after Christ. [/b] [b][i]then the [u] counsel[/u] .......[/i][/b] Pro 19:21 [b]There are many devices in a man's heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand. [/b] Act 5:38 [b]And now I say unto you, Refrain from these men, and let them alone: for if this counsel or this work be of men, it will come to nought:[/b] Psa 35:26 [b]Let them be ashamed and brought to confusion together that rejoice at mine hurt: let them be clothed with shame and dishonour that magnify themselves against me. [/b] Mat 15:14 [b]Let them alone: they be blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch[/b]. Mic 3:7 [b]Then shall the seers be ashamed, and the diviners confounded: yea, they shall all cover their lips; for there is no answer of God. [/b]
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cristinolese
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Posted: Mar 24, 2006 3:26:30 PM
[color=darkblue]Decoding the Da Vinci Code I watched “Decoding the Da Vinci Code” at the National Geographical Channel a few day ago. There the author theorized that Jesus Christ bore a child to Mary Magdalene. By carefully examining the painting of Leonardo Da Vinci’s the “Last Supper” they envisage one of the characters appears to be a woman, showing that that must be Magdalene who is known close to Jesus Christ. At the death of Jesus, “Magdalene with her child” was settled in Southern France so the legend lingered in the minds of the people there for several centuries. But a contrary story of some people interviewed, culled from stories passed from generation to generation, the supposed Magdalene and child was actually from Africa and not from Israel. What more, this closeness of our Lord to her is further boosted with what is written in the book of Mark that Jesus first appeared to her after His resurrection. Very prominent personalities, authors of religious books, with PhD’s in Theology and Philosophy, among others, a Roman Catholic bishop author of a book about saints were interviewed. Expectedly, they gave their “intelligent views” on the subject, and with much conjecture and suppositions, the book became a best seller as entertainment stuff. It is very clear how the Natural Men (1 Cor. 2:14) think about the Sacred Scriptures as an ordinary book written by men, although “professing” authored by God. Therefore they think they can “do anything” on it regardless of what is written that. Reading it they “cannot see” the following. God is speaking spiritual things, or in parables (Ezek 20:49, Psa. 78:2). Because this Sacred book is authored by God and only commissioned His prophets and apostles to write it over a period of more than 1,400 years, no contradiction can ever be found WHEN GOD EXPOUNDS ON HIS WORDS WHO ALONE IS THE AUTHORITY TO DO IT. Be they dreams (Gen. 40:8), prophecies (2 Pet. 1:20), and the very word of God as a whole! Mar 4:34 But without a parable spake he not unto them: and when they were alone, he expounded all things to his disciples. Therefore, taking this authority of our Lord expounding on His words is a great blasphemy that many professing apostles of Christ today are doing without even being aware of it. This negates the very purpose for which the words are intended – to convey the great message of God for salvation after spiritual perfection. Without this, no benefit is derived from the word but moral lessons that only cleanse the “outside of the cup and platter” (Matt 23:26). What can we expect from these people who do not even KNOW the One True God? If they profess that the Holy Bible is the word of God, can they accept the following? Isa 52:6 Therefore MY PEOPLE SHALL KNOW MY NAME: therefore they shall know in that day that I AM HE that doth speak: behold, it is I. 1 Tim 3:16 (KJV) And without controversy great is the mystery of godliness: GOD WAS MANIFEST IN THE FLESH… Heb 9:16 For where a testament is, there must also of NECESSITY BE THE DEATH OF THE TESTATOR. Joh 8:24 I said therefore unto you, that YE SHALL DIE IN YOUR SINS: FOR IF YE BELIEVE NOT that I AM HE, ye shall die in your sins. 1 Joh 3:16 (KJV) Hereby PERCEIVE WE THE LOVE OF GOD, because HE LAID DOWN HIS LIFE for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren. Definitely, this book (The Da Vinci Code”) cannot even be considered a subtle deception of Satan. It is just a mundane form of entertainment for the damned. [/color]
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Posted: Mar 25, 2006 8:10:39 AM
Rev 12:9 And the great dragon was cast out, that [color=blue][size=18]old serpent[/size][/color], called the Devil, and Satan, [size=18][color=blue]which deceiveth the whole world[/color][/size]: he was cast out into the earth, and his angels were cast out with him. Intelligent people today wish to serve God. They spend years taking up MA’s and PhD’s in Theology to gain confidence teaching the people to love God and follow His words. But they wind up in the dark trying to comprehend the following: 1 John 5:20 And we know that the [size=18][color=red]Son of God is come[/color][/size], and hath given us an understanding, that we may know him that is true, and we are in him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ. [size=18][color=red]This is the true God[/color][/size], and eternal life. Reminiscent of our Lord’s very sharp rebuke to the religious leaders in His time (Scribes, Pharisees, Priests, High Priest, Doctors/Lawyers of the Law): Joh 8:54 Jesus answered, If I honour myself, my honour is nothing: it is my Father that honoureth me; of whom ye say, that he is your God: 55 [size=18][color=blue]Yet ye have not known him[/color];[/size] but I know him: and if I should say, I know him not, I shall be a liar like unto you: but I know him, and keep his saying. Joh 8:19 Then said they unto him, Where is thy Father? Jesus answered, Ye neither know me, nor my Father: [size=18][color=blue]if ye had known me, ye should have known my Father also[/color][/size]. Exactly what our Lord saw in His time: “[color=blue]Spiritual darkness everywhere[/color]!” People quote Him say: Joh 8:12 Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, [size=18][color=red]I am the light of the world[/color]:[/size] he that followeth me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life. But remaining “deaf” and cannot hear: [size=18]Mat 15:14 Let them alone: they be blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch. [/size] Jer 17:5 Thus saith the LORD; [size=18][color=blue]Cursed be the man that trusteth in man[/color][/size], and maketh flesh his arm, and whose heart departeth from the LORD. [size=12][/size][size=12][/size][size=12][/size][size=12][/size][size=12][/size][size=12][/size][size=12][/size][size=12][/size]
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Posted: May 05, 2006 5:19:36 AM
One thing “good” I notice of the Da Vinci Code. It proves what our Lord Jesus Christ saw in His time. The story attracted a great number of people and the book became a best seller when all these are but legends, tittle-tattle, myth... Jesus Christ never attracted many real followers. As a matter of fact, only 120 truly believed in Him deserving to receive the Holy Spirit at Pentecost (Acts 1:15). What is written about Him is confirmed all the time: [color=red]Isa 53:1 Who hath believed our report? and to whom is the arm of the LORD revealed? Isa 53:2 For he shall grow up before him as a tender plant, and as a root out of a dry ground: he hath no form nor comeliness; and when we shall see him, there is no beauty that we should desire him. Isa 53:3 He is despised and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from him; he was despised, and we esteemed him not. [/color] [size=18]Jesus Christ is the TRUTH! [/size] Today how many people really are attracted to the [size=18]TRUTH?[/size] While everybody is claiming to love [i][b]Jesus[/b][/i], and professing to know the [i][b]truth[/b][/i], suppose somebody who really has the TRUTH take the pulpit in the churches on Sundays and preach it. Would not many people shout the same thing: [size=18]“Crucify him! Crucify him!”[/size]? Thus the TRUTH:[size=18] “Who hath believed our report?”[/size][size=12][/size][size=12][/size][size=12][/size]
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