Category Archives: Apologetics

ISIS savages behead four children: Christian leader

ISIS savages behead four children: Christian leader http://cbn.com/tv/3879370412001 Four Christian children were beheaded by ISIS militants in Iraq for refusing to denounce Jesus and convert to Islam, according to the leader of the Anglican church in Baghdad. Canon Andrew White, … Continue reading

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Did Irenaeus believe in transubstantiation?

Did Irenaeus believe in transubstantiation? It looks like Irenaeus (c. AD 202) did not believe in transubstantiation: It was all spiritual for him. He believed like many of his time, in the spiritual participation in Christ. But, in noway he … Continue reading

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Islam and the Destruction of Eastern and North African Christianity

Islam and the Destruction of Eastern and North African Christianity By Rodney Stark (from his book: The Triumph of Christianity, ch 12)  CHRISTIANITY DID NOT START OUT as a European religious movement; in early days far more missionary activity was … Continue reading

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Persons vs. Objects

      Persons vs. Objects Man is the only true sacred creature in the eyes of the Lord We show reverence for “sacred” buildings Or reverence for the “sacred” laws and regulations Or reverence for “sacred” territory or land … Continue reading

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Whitewashing Islam in the Media

Whitewashing Islam in the Media 20 Errors on 20/20 (ABC News)  

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A Christian View of Nature

A Christian View of Nature by G. K. Chesterton “The main point of Christianity was this: that Nature is not our MOTHER: Nature is our SISTER. We can be proud of her beauty, since we have the same father; but … Continue reading

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Reality Check: The “Jesus’ Wife” Coptic Fragment

Reality Check: The “Jesus’ Wife” Coptic Fragment by Daniel B. Wallace There has been an unbelievable torrent of hoopla over a newly discovered—or rather, recently announced—Coptic fragment that speaks of Jesus as being married. The news of this small, business-card-sized … Continue reading

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Church tradition and scripture: which has the authority?

Church tradition and scripture: which has the authority? So many Christians believe in the authority of church traditions handed down through the ages to us. Others believe that it is only scripture that have the ultimate authority (Sola Scriptura). The … Continue reading

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The Gospels as Eyewitness Accounts

The Gospels as Eyewitness Accounts Lecture by Dr. Peter Williams

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Crusade Myths

Crusade Myths by Thomas F. Madden* The Crusades are much in the news of late. President Bush made the mistake of referring to the war against terrorism as a “crusade” and was roundly criticized for uttering a word both offensive … Continue reading

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C. S. Lewis on Time

C. S. Lewis on Time It is astonishing how you think about some idea, and after couple of years you read about the same idea from a wonderful writer like C. S. Lewis. Here is what Lewis wrote, and I thought … Continue reading

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Is The Original New Testament Lost?

Is The Original New Testament Lost? A Dialogue with Dr. Bart Ehrman & Dr. Daniel Wallace

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Dr. Wallace: Earliest Manuscript of the New Testament Discovered?

Dr. Wallace: Earliest Manuscript of the New Testament Discovered? by Daniel B. Wallace On 1 February 2012, I debated Bart Ehrman at UNC Chapel Hill on whether we have the wording of the original New Testament today. This was our … Continue reading

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Early Church Fathers on Genesis

Early Church Fathers on Genesis*   By John Tobin One of the most common claims some Christians who believe in young earth use when arguing Biblically for their view point is that young earth was the “original” viewpoint of the … Continue reading

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How The Pagans Stole Christmas!

How The Pagans Stole Christmas!  Calculating Christmas by William J. Tighe[i] Many Christians think that Christians celebrate Christ’s birth on December 25th because the church fathers appropriated the date of a pagan festival. Almost no one minds, except for a few … Continue reading

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