Studies

These are studies from various brothers. Some are Bible studies on different topics. Other studies take William Branham's sermon quotes back to Scripture.

These studies are published to be a help to people. We certainly don't claim to know everything, or be correct in all places. If you see something in any of the studies that is unScriptural, any mistakes, if you have additional facts that will help people to better understand a point, or if you want a study on something specific, please let us know.

 

"Whole stones and without iron tools" – the formula for the perfect altar

What do these symbols mean, and what can we learn from this for our lives?

Ages of the Patriachs

This is a nice “detective work” study to find the ages of the patriachs, e.g. Adam, Noah or Abraham.

Background to the First Marriage in Genesis. Ruined by Sin because Satan hates Marriage.

Marriage must follow the same pattern that God set out in the garden of Eden.

Bible Codes (ELS) made simple

The results of a two-month investigation into the hidden Bible Codes (also called ELS)

Brother Branham never said, “Now remember the seventh angel is on earth at the time of this mighty Angel coming" - It's a FAKE quote

Fake news is presented as truth, and is easily believed if you don't check the facts.

Chapters 40-66 of Isaiah seem to be a summary of the New Testament, part 1

Compare Isaiah 40-66 with the New Testament books - Understanding the Godhead

Chapters 40-66 of Isaiah seem to be a summary of the New Testament, part 2

Compare Isaiah 40-66 with the New Testament books - The Church Ages

Chapters 40-66 of Isaiah seem to be a summary of the New Testament, part 3

Compare Isaiah 40-66 with the New Testament books - Hebrews to Revelation

Christmas

Where did the tradition of Christmas come from?

Columba died before the 4th church age started, so how can he be that messenger?

The "Dark Ages" cannot start if a bright light is still shining.

Daily Bible Reading

Read your Bible through in 1 year. You can start reading on any day, not just 1 January. Daily portions from the Old Testament, New Testament, Psalms and Proverbs.

Daniel's Gentile Image maps our Past and our Future

Daniel’s Prophecies set the pattern or mould that Gentile History has to follow.

Daniel's second vision of wild beasts adds details to the Gentile image.

Daniels second vision of wild beasts gives more insights into the Gentile image that he first saw.

Does a prophet have to be perfect?

Only God is perfect. If you demand that prophets be completely blameless, you are removed from Scriptural reality. And there is no difference if they are "major" prophets or "minor".

Evolutionists cannot explain the Origin of the Species on planet Earth.

Evolution has too many unexplained gaps in its arguments to be regarded as Truth.

Genesis Chapter 1 - The First FOUR Days

What can we learn physically and spiritually from the first 4 days, as described in Genesis 1?

God said, "Let us make man in our own image". God only made two people, a man and a woman.

God somehow combines supernatural with human attributes

God the Father is invisible and has no shape, so what is His right hand?

God the Father is invisible and has no shape. So He lived inside a perfect Man Jesus, the Son of God, that we can see what God would be like if He were a Man.

Heaven and Hell are a higher Dimensions

Science only works with physical quantities, laws, and dimensions

How human leaders replace Christ as the head of the church.

Pastors often dominate their churches with Quotes. Is this really Truth?

How the Antichrist grew and prospered in the first 800 years

Error is alive and well on planet earth

How Trinity entered the church in 325 AD at the Council of Nicaea.

Trinity breaks up God into three Persons and creates numerous problems, like what is the Name of God?

In the Bible there is no Gentile 'successor' to William Branham

Some claim there is a 'successor' to William Branham. What does the Bible say?

Is the Pastor the head of a church?

Headship of the Church

Is the Sabbath Saturday, or is it the Holy Ghost baptism?

Is the Sabbath an outward symbol of a weekly rest day, or is it an inner symbol of the Holy Ghost baptism making us rest from our works of sin and unbelief?

Is William Branham the end-time prophet to the Gentiles?

45 000 different types of denomination exist. The product of confused thinking. We need a prophet to take us back to the New Testament church where the Bible was the absolute.

Israel is God's stopwatch

God uses Israel as a stopwatch. He does not do that with us Gentiles (non-Jews).

Jesus is the Ancient of Days

There is no Scripture that says that the Ancient of Days is God the Father.

John the Baptist was and yet was not Elijah

Jesus said that John the Baptist was Elijah. John said he was not. How do we reconcile these statements?

Larkin influenced many into wrongly predicting a seven year  Tribulation

Larkin's scholastic prestige helped to reinforce the widespread idea of a 7-year Tribulation, for which there is no valid Scripture.

Leadership

King Saul is a type of human leadership in the church and God hates it

Locusts and Honey - The Truth is rewarding but not popular

What can we learn from John the Baptist's diet? What is the meaning of locusts and wild honey?

Luke presents Jesus as the Ideal Man. Part 1: Chapters 1 - 5

"The third beast had a face as a man".

Luke presents Jesus as the Ideal Man. Part 2: Chapters 6 - 12

Continuing the study of Luke, we learn valuable lessons about how we should live in this day -- Following the Scriptures in everything we do.

Luke Presents Jesus as the Ideal Man. Part 3: Chapters 13 - 19

The 3rd part of the study in the Gospel of Luke - How should we as humans behave?

Marriage and Divorce Part 2

Marriage Vows are binding. Take them very seriously.

Matthew Chapter 13 describes the Seven Church Ages

2000 years of Christian history is divided into seven church ages according to Matthew 13

Matthew Chapter 24 is understood in terms of Revelation Chapter 6

God's Spirit manifest in four Living Creatures, each representing an attribute of God's Spirit that He uses to guide the church through four different eras.

No one can be lawfully married, divorce, and then marry another

If your marriage vow is lawful, no divorce action can break it, because your vow is "until death you part"

Restoration of Faith

What is the purpose of the message to the last church age?

Revelation 10: 1-7 -- The most misunderstood Bible chapter by the Message believers

Never mistake a sign for being the actual event.

Revelation 5:7 And He came and took the book out of the right hand of Him that sat upon the throne. Two People?

Jesus has two critical tasks to perform - Creator and Redeemer. How is it possible for one Person to perform both?

Revelation Chapter 17 tells us Christians where we went wrong

An in-depth study on Revelation 17.

Science and Technology Quotes

Some quotes of Science & Technology "experts". Have a look at this if you think they have all the answers.

Shifting the focus to the light

Organising the church around William Branham and the greatness of his ministry means deception from the antichrist spirit. The focus should shift to the Lord Jesus Christ and his Word.

Ten Scientific Observations from Space that the Big Bang cannot Explain

The Big Bang cannot explain these observations. Yet it is taught as the absolute truth.

The Appearing of Christ is NOT the mighty Angel of Revelation 10

We need to prepare for Jesus Christ's second coming by being able to see Him illuminated in His Word, before we see Him appear as the Word.

The Arab-Israeli Conflict

A short history lesson

The Bible is the DNA of Eternal Life

DNA controls natural life because it is the language of natural life. The Bible is the language of Eternal Life and should thus control our spiritual lives.

The Biblical Year

In this study we will see that the Biblical year has 360 days (having 12 months of 30 days each)

The Big Bang is not good Science - Part 1

The Big Bang is simply impossible to achieve within the known laws of science.

The Big Bang is not Good Science - Part 2. What Scientists Say.

For many people the Big Bang replaces God as the Creator of the universe. But how accurate is this theory?

The Capstone Has Not Yet Come

Many claim that the Cloud of 1963 was the return of the Capstone as if that was the Second Coming of Jesus.

The Church Ages - Ephesus, The First Age, 33 AD - 170 AD

Ephesus represented the first and best church age, that was set up by the apostles - The New Testament church that we all need to get back to

The Church Ages - Pergamos, The Third Age, 312 AD - 606 AD

The awful effects when politics and paganism entered the Christian church

The Church Ages - Revelation Chapter 1 - Has the Church gone through Seven Church Ages?

Two key ideas are involved in a successful enterprise: How did it start, and how does it end?

The Church Ages - Sardis, the Fifth Age 1520 AD -1750 AD

The reformation age

The Church Ages - Smyrna, The Second Age, 170 AD – 312 AD

Christians who were poor, but suffered and died for Christ, were the only age that the Word of God does not criticize or find fault with

The Church Ages - Thyatira, The Fourth Age 606 AD - 1520 AD

The Roman Catholic Church, as a dominating woman, mingles religion and politics and emerge as brutal power in the Dark Ages

The Cloud of 1963 cannot be the Angel of Revelation 10.

Seven angels going away high in the sky in the form of a Head cannot be one Angel coming down with two feet..

The Four Bodyguards around God’s Throne

A theme starts in Genesis. God then uses this same basic pattern which repeats in different places in the Bible, until it finally unfolds in Revelation.

The Godhead Explained Part 1

We need to know Who God is

The Greatest Battle Ever Fought - Human Wisdom versus Faith in the Bible

Satan's chosen battlefield is the mind of man. This is the place where "the greatest battle ever fought" is taking place.

The Mark of the Beast, thanks to Rome and America. Revelation Chapter 13.

God sets a limit on evil, illustrated by the sand of the sea shore, and uses the effects of evil to achieve His will.

The Seven Seals are Revealed but have NOT Opened. What is the difference?

Before God actually opens the seven Seals, He will send a revelation of the opening of the seven Seals.

The seven Thunders in Revelation 10 are the revelations contained in the seven Seals. So what does that tell us about the Thunders?

The best revelation you will get of the seven Thunders is to see what brother Branham said about them in the "Revelation of the Seven Seals" sermons. There he reveals their purpose of function but never their content nor what they are.

The woman anointing Jesus in the Gospels

There are three different occurrences of a woman anointing Jesus in the Gospels. What do their differences mean?

Tithes

Who said that it is more blessed to give than to receive?

Water Baptism

Baptism is symbolic of death, burial and resurrection.

What are the former and latter rain?

The Bible says all churches in Laodicea are blind, but do not know it. So how do we find the target that we should be aiming for? Stay with what is written in the Bible.

What do we actually know about the Seven Thunders? Not much.

How can people know so much about what is not even written?

What Does It Mean to Only Say What the Messenger Said?

A parrot can repeat a quote, but it has no understanding of what it is saying. This will not get you to Heaven.

What does the double portion of Elisha’s ministry represent?

Elisha was a preview of two powerful ministries. The first would appear in the last church age to the Gentile church and the second in the Tribulation to the 144 000 Jews.

What went wrong in the garden of Eden? Part 1, Genesis Chapter 1

Genesis 1 - Finding out how it all went wrong

What went wrong in the garden of Eden? Part 2, Genesis Chapter 2

Genesis 2 - Finding out how it all went wrong

What went wrong in the garden of Eden? Part 3, Genesis Chapter 3

Genesis 3 - Finding out how it all went wrong

Why are most Message groups heading for the Tribulation rather than the Wedding Supper?

Where are you heading?

Why did Trump win the 2016 Presidential Election?

Instead of looking at why Trump won the USA Presidential Election with physical reasons, let's find out what we can learn in the spiritual.

Why does Jesus have two lines of Ancestors?

Coniah ended Solomon's kingly line. Mary descended from David and her Son Jesus was adopted by Joseph. Thus Jesus bypassed the curse on Coniah and his descendants.

William Branham did NOT plagiarize Larkin

Larkin summarised what others had discovered but many gaps were left. William Branham had to fill these gaps to finish the mystery of the 7 church ages

William Branham was NOT God manifest in the flesh, but a repentant sinner baptized with the Holy Spirit.

The antichrist spirit is keen on elevating a spiritual man until that man is called God.

Zodiac star signs are NOT for "Your Stars Foretell" fortune telling. They speak of Christ and His Church.

The star signs are not there for your daily "guidance" by astrologers, but for telling God's story in the heavens.


 

Study to shew thyself approved unto God ..." - 2 Tim. 2:15