20 Truths Hidden in the Bible! *
Did you know Dinosaurs, space ships, cave men and a lot of other stuff can be found in the Bible?
1- The Earth is Round! Are you so ignorant? It is God who sits above the circle of the earth – Is 40:22; When He prepared the heavens, I was there When He drew a circle on the face of the deep. – Prov 8:27b
2- Cave Men are in the Bible – They are not “prehistoric, but historic! They wandered in deserts and mountains, in dens and caves of the earth – Heb 11:36-38; Ps 142; They had to live in the clefts of the valleys, in caves of the earth and the rocks. – Job 30:6; Then Lot . . . dwelt in the mountains, and his two daughters . . . dwelt in a cave. – Gen 19:30 – around 2100 BC; I Sam 13:6; Is 2:19; I Ki 18:13; Men have sought shelter in caves for thousands of years. Just because some pictures were found in caves, doesn’t mean it was used by men millions of years ago. In the 1980s a Japanese soldier was discovered living in a cave since WWII; Afghanistan resistance fighters use them with an elaborate tunnel complex.
3- Want to find a Brontosaurus? Look now at the behemoth, which I made along with you; He eats grass like an ox. See now, his strength is in his hips, and his power is in his stomach muscles. He moves his tail like a cedar (tree) . . . bones like beams of bronze . . . ribs bars of iron . . . Indeed the river may rage, Yet he is not disturbed. – Job 40:15-24
4- Tyrannosaurus Rex sounds more like Godzilla! – Can you draw out Leviathan with a hook . . . Can you fill his skin with harpoons (must be very big). . . His mighty power . . .Lay your hand on him; Remember the battle – Never do it again . . . terrible teeth all around . . . His sneezings flash forth light . . . Out of his mouth go burning light; sparks of fire shoot out. Smoke goes out of his nostrils . . . His breath kindles coals, and a flame goes out of his mouth . . . Though the sword reaches him, it cannot avail; Nor does spear, dart, or javelin. He regards iron as straw . . . He makes the deep boil like a pot . . He leaves a shining wake behind him. – Job 41
5- Cartoon Character, ’s Plans – If you set a trap for another, you will get caught in it yourself. If you roll a boulder down on others, it will roll back and crush you. – Prov 26:27 (NLB); Let the wicked fall into their own snares, but let me escape. – Ps 141:10. Did you know the inventor of the Guillotine was killed on his own invention? Let my enemies be destroyed by the very evil they have planned for me. – Ps 140:9
6- The Ozone Layer, Jupiter, Saturn and the Moon keep Earth safe from getting hit by almost all meteors. – For the shields of the earth belong to God. – Ps 47:9
7- Raiders of the Lost Ark (Last scene where the Nazi’s melt looking in the Ark.) – Their flesh shall dissolve while they stand on their feet, Their eyes shall dissolve in their sockets, And their tongues shall dissolve in their mouths. – Zech 14:12b But the Lord killed seventy men form Bethshemesh because they looked into the Ark of the Lord. – I Samuel 6:19
8- Space Ships/Space Men – . . . Whirlwind was coming . . . great cloud with raging fire engulfing itself and brightness was all around . . . Also from within it came the likeness of four living creatures . . . Each one had four faces, and each one had four wings. Their legs were straight . . . their appearance was like burning coals of fire like the appearance of torches going back and forth among the living creatures. The fire was bright, and out of the fire went lightning . . The appearance of their workings was, as it were, a wheel in the middle of a wheel. (gyroscope) . . .As for their rims, they were so high they were awesome; and their rims were full of eyes . . . were lifted up from the earth, the wheels were lifted up. . . noise of their wings, (loud) like the noise of many waters, . . . a tumult like the noise of an army. – Ez 1-10
9- God brought the Israelites back to Israel in 1947 )promised approximately 2600 years ago – . . . Thus says the Lord God: “I will gather you from the peoples, assemble you from the countries where you have been scattered, and I will give you the land of Israel.” – Ez 11:17; Thus says the Lord of hosts: “Behold I will save My people from the land of the east And from the land of the west; I will bring them back And they shall dwell in the midst of Jerusalem. They shall be My people and I will be their God, in truth and righteousness.” – Zech 8:7-8 also find in Hosea 1:10-11; Ez 37:21-22.
10- Justice delayed is Justice denied – What happens when Society doesn’t get a speedy trial for criminals. It can take 7-20+ years to execute a person for a cruel, vicious, unthinkable murder. Because the sentence against an evil work is not executed speedily, therefore the heart of the sons of men is fully set in them to do evil. – Ecc 8:11 Our society, congress, prisons is full of lawbreakers.
11- Jonah wasn’t swallowed by a whale – Now the Lord had prepared a great fish to swallow Jonah. And Jonah was in the belly of the fish three days and three nights. – Jonah1:17 A whale is a mammal, a fish is a fish. The only fish currently large enough to swallow Jonah and keep him alive is a whale shark. With a diet of krill, it’s stomach acids are not strong enough to digest a man. So this fish probably had a terrible stomach ache!
12- Jesus had 4 brothers and at least 3 sisters. Is this not the carpenter’s son? Is not His mother called Mary? And His brothers James, Joses (Joseph, Jr.?), Simon, and Judas? And His sisters, are they not all with us? – Matt 13:55-56 It doesn’t mention his sisters’ names, but it has to be at least 3. Why? If there were only 2, it would say are they not both with us? But it says “ALL with us.” So it was at least 3.
13- God turned the clock backwards. . . This is the sign to you from the Lord, that the Lord will do the thing which He has spoken . . . let the shadow go backward ten degrees. . . So Isaiah the prophet cried out to the Lord, and He brought the shadow ten degrees backward, by which it had gone down on the sundial of Ahaz. – II Kings 20:5-11
14- “Girls Behaving Badly,” includes female Hollywood stars. A woman who is beautiful but lacks discretion is like a gold ring in a pig’s snout. – Prov 11:22 NLB
15- Husbands Love Your Wives; Wives Submit To Your Husbands (Notice it doesn’t tell wives to love their Husbands, because they already do. It’s the knuckle-headed guys that are told to LOVE.) Wives, submit to your own husbands as to the Lord. . . So husbands ought to love their own wives as their own bodies; he who loves his wife loves himself. . . Nevertheless let each one of you in particular so love his own wife as himself, and let the wife see that she respects her husband. – Eph 5:22-33
16- 9-1-1 has been there for 3000 years as Psalms 91:1 – He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High Shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty (God). Psalms is the guarantee of Safety to those who will seek after God.
17- After death, Jesus was weighed down with an additional 100 lbs. –And Nicodemus, who at first came to Jesus by night, also came, bringing a mixture of myrrh and aloes, about a hundred pounds. Then they took the body of Jesus, and bound it in strips of linen with the spices, as the custom of the Jews is to bury. – Jn 19:39-40
18- God promised He’d never cause another World Wide Flood – Rainbow It shall be when I bring a cloud over the earth, that the rainbow shall be seen in the cloud; and I will remember My covenant (promise) which is between Me and you and every living creature of all flesh; the waters shall never again become a flood to destroy all flesh. – Gen 9: 14-15
19- Jesus wasn’t the only man ever to walk on the water. So He (Jesus) said “Come.” And when Peter had come down out of the boat, he (Peter) walked on the water to go to Jesus. – Matt 14:29
20- Simon Peter (the 1st Pope) was married. But Simon’s wife’s mother lay sick with a fever, and they told Him (Jesus) about her at once. – Mark 1:30 Simon’s name was changed to Peter by Jesus. – Matt 16:17-18.
21- Vomit. As a dog returns to its vomit, so a fool repeats his folly. – Prov 26:11 (NLB) Also I know all the things you do, that you are neither hot nor cold. I wish you were one or the other! But since you are like lukewarm water, I will spew you out of my mouth! – Rev 3:15
There you have 21 difficult to find facts in the Bible. Search the pages of the Bible and you’ll find many more PLUS wonderful guidance for your life! God loves you and has a great plan for your life! – Jeremiah 29:11-13
*(Most verses from New King James Version. Others taken from New Living Bible.)