Because Israel had prostituted herself with false gods in worshipping the polytheistic gods that started at Babel, God had declared He was divorcing Israel and would send them into exile until they again returned to the true God.
We'll look at the problem of one word "mistakenly" being used for the other.
"Holy Ghost Reborn" is the second film in the "Holy Ghost" series released by Bethel Church in Redding, CA.
They make promises of healing that do not come true by claiming if they are given a financial gift the person will receive healing and riches.
When what they promised does not happen the person is blamed that they did not have enough faith.
Unfortunately, sometime in the third century, the church started to have a top down structure. The church of Rome began to have a "top down" structure that started with the pope, then cardinals, then bishops, then priests, then the people. Eph It was he who gave some to be apostles, some to be prophets, some to be evangelists, and some to be pastors and teachers, This all sounds like a "top down" structure. to prepare God's people for works of service, so that the body of Christ may be built up.
But the problem is that people have not seen an important fact about these gifts of the Spirit -- man looks at function and title, God looks at aim and goal! These are not gifts given for title or to give people job descriptions.
“A text, out of context, in isolation from co-text is always a pre-text."A huge problem today is that individuals and movements tend to yank verses out of their context and build a cult of heresy around them.
This is called eisegesis or plugging your own ideas into the Scriptures instead of exegesis, gaining understanding and interpretation of the Bible by studying it in context and in the scope of the whole written Word.
Jeremiah -11 And yet for all this her treacherous sister Judah hath not turned unto me with her whole heart, but feignedly, saith the LORD.
And the LORD said unto me, “The backsliding Israel hath justified herself more than treacherous Judah.” (KJV) Israel had turned away from the Lord and had gone after the gods of Canaan, namely Baal and Asherah.
In kingdoms we have the king at the top, then the princes, common people, slaves.