What does the word Ebenezer stand for?

Hello Y, Thank you for contacting ProofDirectory. The word Ebenezer comes from the Hebrew words ’Eben hà-ezer (eh’-ben haw-e’-zer), which simply mean “stone of help.” Samuel the prophet and the Israelites were attacked by the Philistines (1 Samuel 7). Samuel … Read More

Why we can’t find the word dinosaur in the Bible?

Hello W, Thank you for contacting ProofDirectory. The following points will explain why we don’t find the word dinosaur in the Bible: 1-The Bible was completed 1,900 years ago and was translated fully into English by 1535 (by Miles Coverdale). … Read More

Was David Jesse’s eighth or seventh son?

Hello Y, Thank you for contacting ProofDirectory. Some don’t understand the difference between 1 Samuel 17:12 and 1 Chronicles 2:13-15. Let’s read these verses: “Now David was the son of that Ephrathite of Bethlehemjudah, whose name was Jesse; and he … Read More

Why are the genealogies of Matthew and Luke different?

Hello K, Thank you for contacting ProofDirectory. When we study the genealogies of Matthew (1:1-17) and the one by Luke (3:23-38), several factors become clear which dispel the conflict: 1- Matthew reported the lineage of Christ only back to Abraham; … Read More