Opera News

Opera News App

Strong Drink Is not a sin - See the Biblical prove (Deuteronomy 14 vs 26)

FRIDAYGIST
By FRIDAYGIST | self meida writer
Published 7 months ago - 63 views


"And thou shalt bestow that money for whatsoever thy soul lusteth after, for oxen, or for sheep, or for wine, or for strong drink, or for whatsoever thy soul desireth: and thou shalt eat there before the LORD thy God, and thou shalt rejoice, thou, and thine household,"

Deuteronomy 14:26


According to Genesis 1 vs 31, it was recorded that: "And God saw every thing that He had made, and, behold, it was very good. And the evening and the morning were the sixth day.


In view of the above therefore, I bring to you the following for your deliberations.


"Yesterday, I said drinking alcohol isn’t a sin and Deuteronomy 14:26 permits use of tithes to buy alcohol, and religionists say it‘s an Old Testament law. Has it occurred to them that Malachi 3:10, that they use to justify tithes, is Old Testament?" @renoomokri


Then comments followed:


Drinking alcohol may not be a sin but intoxication is,so how do avoid drinking without getting drunk,remember the Bible says if ur eyes will lead you to sin, plug it out,it's better to go to heaven with 1 eye and while not paying tithe is not a sin alcohol may lead you to sin.


People can choose to abuse anything in this world, that doesn't mean consumption of such things are prohibited or sinful. So it's your choice to take such things for their usefulness/the pleasure they provide or abuse them and face the consequences. That is the reality of life.

It's highly impossible to always drink and not eventually get drunk in one of the occasion and it may lead you to commit even a greater sin than drunkenness; because of the temporary lose of your sense, it is better to avoid alcohol than to drink with aim to drink little but get drunk.


Then, tithing issues follow:

Hebrews 7:8👉 "AND HERE MEN THAT DIE RECEIVE TITHES;BUT THERE HE RECEIVETH THEM,OF WHOM IT IS WITNESSED THAT HE LIVETH". Don't ignore this part of the bible.

A Spiritual bible student should understand this scripture & not these false interpreters that claim to be telling the scriptures.


Abraham payed tithe to Melchizedek. Jacob payed tithed too. Our fathers did this before the law of Moses. Tithing was practiced in the New Testament. Looking for excuses not to pay tithe is not having understanding what the Covenant is. We give our offerings but pay our tithe.


Can you please direct me to any Bible verse in the New Testament that tithing was practiced?


Now, what is your own submission and opinion?

Content created and supplied by: FRIDAYGIST (via Opera News )

Tags:      

Biblical Genesis LORD
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform

YOU MAY LIKE

Factors that may increase your risk of having liver disease

1 minutes ago

0 🔥

Factors that may increase your risk of having liver disease

Mixed Reactions As House Help Boldly Challenge Lady Who Paid Her To Clean Her Room

2 minutes ago

0 🔥

Mixed Reactions As House Help Boldly Challenge Lady Who Paid Her To Clean Her Room

Meet The Wife Of Gani Adams Who Is A Stunning Beauty. (See Photos).

3 minutes ago

0 🔥

Meet The Wife Of Gani Adams Who Is A Stunning Beauty. (See Photos).

How to calculate your menstrual period and ovulation.

4 minutes ago

0 🔥

How to calculate your menstrual period and ovulation.

Steps you can follow as an asthmatic patient to control and prevent attack

5 minutes ago

0 🔥

Steps you can follow as an asthmatic patient to control and prevent attack

E-money Stuns With His Brother Kcee In Lovely Saturday Outfits (Photos)

5 minutes ago

0 🔥

E-money Stuns With His Brother Kcee In Lovely Saturday Outfits (Photos)

"I Got Job Offers From US, UK After I Carried A Placard In Search Of Job"- Lady Reveals

6 minutes ago

0 🔥

Reactions As Lady Allegedly Gave Birth To 5 Kids In Oyo State

7 minutes ago

2 🔥

Reactions As Lady Allegedly Gave Birth To 5 Kids In Oyo State

Some Basic Classic Fashion Items Ladies Should Have

7 minutes ago

0 🔥

Some Basic Classic Fashion Items Ladies Should Have

Four Money Advice You Need To Urgently Know About.

9 minutes ago

1 🔥

Four Money Advice You Need To Urgently Know About.

COMMENTS