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Biblical facts and stories

This category is about background facts or general facts and stories that don’t fit in the category “about specific Bible verses”.

Why were there twelve apostles?

During Jesus’ ministry on earth, He had a group of disciples that followed Him – just as many religious or philosophical leaders had. Twelve of these disciples had a special position. Jesus appointed them as his...

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Who is the angel Gabriel?

Gabriel is one of two angels mentioned by name in the Bible. When we read the four stories where he is mentioned, we do not get to know anything about his character, but we do learn a lot about how he serves God...

Did Elijah go to heaven?

Did Elijah go to heaven?

Did Elijah go to heaven? Jesus said no one except Him had gone to heaven. However, the Bible teaches us that Elijah and Enoch never died but went to heaven. So what is the explanation for this? According to 2 Kings 2:11...

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Who was Cain’s wife?

Genesis 4:1-2 recounts the birth of Cain and Abel to Adam and Eve: “Now Adam knew Eve his wife, and she conceived and bore Cain, saying, ‘I have gotten a man with the help of the LORD.’ And again, she...