This week’s Progressive Bible study will be part 1 of Acts chapter 8

The Apostles and Simon the Sorcerer [Acts chapter 8, verses 4-17] For viewing on small screens, or on my website, click here πŸ™‚ Last week when we left off at verse 3 of Acts chapter 8, we all became better acquainted with the story of Stephen, the first martyr of Christendom after Jesus Christ. As […]

Proven Innocent Yet Still Locked Up: Our Broken Criminal Justice System

God Wants Justice and Mercy, Not Religion, and We’re Falling Short by Pastor Paul J. Bern (Isaiah 58) For better website or small screen viewing, click here πŸ™‚ For this week’s message I have been inspired to write about the true meaning of the twin brothers of the Spirit of the Lord known as justice […]

This week’s Bible study will be part 3 of Acts chapter 7, plus the first 3 verses of chapter 8

The Martyrdom of St. Stephen [Acts chapter 7, verses 51-60; chapter 8, verses 1-3] For viewing on smaller screens, or on my website, click here πŸ™‚ Last week when we left off at verse 50 of Acts chapter 7, Stephen was continuing to give his testimony regarding the phony charges against him. Stephen had just […]

Free book excerpt #24 from Author & Web Pastor Paul J. Bern

β€œThe Apostles In Plain English Vol. 1: the Apostle Paul” by Rev. Paul J. Bern An in-depth analysis of the writings of the apostle Paul in their order of appearance in the Bible. Watch the video at https://youtu.be/N4RXD3iOnxI   Contributing To One Another [Romans chapter 12] Today in our continuing series of studies of the […]

This week’s ongoing Bible study will be part 2 of Acts chapter 7

St. Steven Continues With His Response to the Court Acts chapter 7, verses 20-38 For better small screen viewing, click here πŸ™‚ Last week when we concluded part 1 of Acts chapter 7, St. Steven had been asked for a response to the charges that had been leveled against him by the Sanhedrin, the Jewish […]

This week’s ongoing Bible study will be part 1 of Acts chapter 7

St. Steven Is Put On Trial [Acts chapter 7, verses 1-19] For better small screen viewing, click here πŸ™‚ When we left off two weeks ago (and I thank you all profusely for your patience while I took a personal week off to catch up on stuff), we had just concluded chapter 6 of the […]

Bible study for this week will be Acts chapter 6

The Delegation of Duties and the Arrest of St. Steven [Acts chapter 6] For better small screen viewing, click here πŸ™‚ Last week when we concluded our study and analysis of part 3 of Acts chapter 5, we closed out with the apostles as they left the Sanhedrin after being released from custody for preaching […]