The Bible Study Hour

The Bible Study Hour

Before the Cock Crows
Dr. James Boice on 06/17/2024

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The Triumph of Good Over Evil
Dr. James Boice on 06/16/2024

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In the Prisoner's Defense
Dr. James Boice on 06/14/2024

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Think & Act Biblically

Monday: One Man’s Triumph
06/17/2024

Today we come to the last sentence of Romans 12, and it is worth noting, as we look back over the preceding verses, that Paul has said three times that we are not to return evil for evil. Verse 14 commands, “Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse.” Verse 17 urges, “Do not repay anyone

Friday: Peace with God, Peace with Others
06/14/2024

This week I have been working through what Paul is teaching about peacekeeping or peacemaking, and I have stressed that it requires realism, forbearance and active goodness to those who do wrong. But perhaps you have been thinking—I know the thought comes to me—“But I can’t do it. I don’t care if th

Thursday: Returning Good for Evil
06/13/2024

As we continue our study of what it means to "live at peace with everyone,” I want to examine verse 20, which develops a contrast with the thought of taking vengeance into our own hands. "On the contrary," it says, "If your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him something to drink. In