There are many strongly opinions given on the subject of drinking, but what does God say about drinking? In this video we're going to cut through the many human traditions on this subject and look at what the Old Testament says about drinking.
So, let’s attune our ears to hear and amend our beliefs to the faith delivered to us by the word of God.
Discussion Questions: 1. How did the Old Testament come into existence? 2. As a Christian, how important is it to understand the Old Testament? 3. Some of the stories in the Old Testament defy reality. Are these events in the Old Testament verifiable? 4. How is the Old Testament used in the Orthodox Church services? 5. Can one be fully Orthodox without a clear grasp of the Old Testament?
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Expelled from the Earthly Paradise, Adam develop and terraform the ground from which he came in order to survive. He and Eve struggle to stay alive as they discover the Earth's secrets. Cain and Abel, the first of their many children, are then born.
"In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.." Day after day. And on the sixth day he said: "Let us make man in our image after our likeness." "Male and female he created them." Adam is to be the first of men, and Eve, the first of women. It is then in the Garden of Eden that the serpent, most cunning of all creatures, comes looking for them...