What writings are specifically mentioned as containing some things difficult to understand?


"And account that the long-suffering of our Lord is salvation; even as our beloved brother Paul also
according to the wisdom given unto him hath written unto you; as also in all his epistles, speaking in them
of these things; in which are some things hard to be understood, which they that are unlearned and unstable
wrest, as they do also the other Scriptures, unto their own destruction." 2 Peter 3: 15, 16.
Note - Some scriptures are too plain to be misunderstood, while the meaning of others cannot so readily be
discerned. To obtain a comprehensive knowledge of any Bible truth, scripture must be compared with
scripture, and there should be "careful research and prayerful reflection." But all such study will be richly

3. By what comparison is it indicated that some portions of God's Word are more difficult to understand than others?
What promise is made to those who repent and are baptized ?
How diligently should parents teach children God's Word?
What was the character of- their deeds?
On what day did Paul and his companions preach to the devout women at Phillippi?
19. Just before the pouring out of the plagues, what call does God send to His people still in Babylon?
How should we sympathize with others in their sorrows?

Questions & Answers are from the book Bible Readings for the Home Circle