Amen in the Bible

Amen in the Bible

Amen in the Bible I recently blogged about the use and meaning of amen. Although its use in modern circles is a bit perplexing—especially from preachers—amen does occur in the Bible. The NIV uses amen fifty-two times. In forty-nine instances...

The Use and Meaning of Amen

The Use and Meaning of Amen

The Use and Meaning of Amen When I think about it, the word “amen” perplexes me. Out of training and convention, I say “amen” at the end of a prayer, as if it means “Goodbye, God” or “I’m done, now.” Not only does saying amen tell God my prayer...