Free book excerpt #17 from author, blogger and Web pastor Paul J. Bern

“The Apostles In Plain English Vol. 1: the Apostle Paul” by Rev. Paul J. Bern (c) 2017 by Rev. Paul J. Bern and CreateSpace.com   Five years in the making, this first of a series is a lot more than just a compilation of Bible studies. This collection of Paul’s writings presents them from a […]

This week’s Bible study moves onward to chapter 4 of 2nd Corinthians

Never Giving Up Hope [2nd Corinthians chapter4] In this week’s Bible study we will be completing chapter four in Second Corinthians. At the close of last week’s study the apostle Paul wrote of reflecting the glory of God – not through ourselves and being reflected back to the Lord, but by allowing God to shine […]

In this week’s Bible study, we’ll be finishing up First Corinthians

Finishing First Corinthians [1st Corinthians chapter 15, verses 50-58; 1st Corinth. 16] This week we will finish our chronological study of First Corinthians, chapters 15 and 16. Last week you will recall the apostle Paul comparing the first Adam with the last, who was and who is Jesus Christ. He moves on to another topic, […]

This week’s Bible study will be 1st Corinthians chapter 15, part 3 of 4

The Apostle Paul’s Teaching About the Resurrection (part 2) [1st Corinth. 15, 35-49] When we finished last week’s study, we were focused on the apostle Paul’s teaching to the early church about the true nature of the resurrection of Jesus Christ after being buried in a borrowed tomb for three days. After admonishing them for […]

This week’s Bible study will be 1st Corinthians chapter 15, part 2 of 4

The Apostle Paul’s Teaching About the Resurrection (part 1) [1st Corinthians chapter 15, verses 20-33] During last week’s study of First Corinthians chapter 15, we left off where Paul was reminding the early church of the truthfulness and authenticity regarding the resurrection of Jesus Christ three days and nights after He was crucified. You will […]

This week’s Bible study will be 1st Corinthians 15, part 1 of 4

Why Be a Christian in the First Place? [1st Corinthians chapter 15, verses 1-19] Since the 15th chapter of 1st Corinthians is noticeably longer than the one we just completed, I will be dividing chapter fifteen into 4 lessons to allow me to get into some real depth regarding the apostle Paul’s letter to the […]

This week’s Bible study will be the 2nd half of 1st Corinthians chapter 14

Clarifying Speaking in Tongues (part 2) [1st Corinthians chapter 14, verses 18-40] In last week’s lesson we managed to get through the first portion of First Corinthians 14, and so today I will take up where I left off. You will recall my pointing out certain “teachings” within certain denominations, sects and even cults (God […]