Monthly Archives: September 2012

Answer to rmwilliamsjr at James McGrath’s “Exploring Our Matrix” Blog Post: “The Bible’s Authors Were Inspired by God”

Below I have copied the words that commenter rmwilliamsjr posted.  Within the text I have inserted [bracketed italics] which answer his question. for the LORD your God has chosen them and their descendants out of all your tribes to stand … Continue reading

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Comment Policy Revised

I’ve stopped moderating comments before they appear on the blog.  From now on, whatever you write will be posted as soon as you submit it.  It just seemed like a good time to make this change. Below is the revised … Continue reading

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12 Primary Ways the New Testament Uses the Old Testament | Andy Naselli

The below list comes from an excellent new handbook: G. K. Beale. Handbook on the New Testament Use of the Old Testament: Exegesis and Interpretation. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2012. xviii + 173 pp. via 12 Primary Ways the New Testament … Continue reading

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Are Young People Really Leaving Christianity?

Are Young People Really Leaving Christianity?.

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Is the Resurrection of Jesus a Story Borrowed from Mythology? BibleGateway.com – Lee Strobel – Questions from Readers, September 26

BibleGateway.com – Lee Strobel – Questions from Readers, September 26.

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What Kind of Evidence (Would an Atheist Require)? (Quote on Atheism)

The most frequently asked question by atheists who come to this blog is “What evidence do you have for the existence of God?” My reply is always to ask what sort of evidence they require, but not one of them … Continue reading

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FactChecker: Divorce Rate Among Christians – The Gospel Coalition Blog

FactChecker: Divorce Rate Among Christians – The Gospel Coalition Blog.

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CrossExamined Blog » Does the Bible command its readers to think and use reason?

CrossExamined Blog » Does the Bible command its readers to think and use reason?  – Jonathan McLatchie

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Paul, Homosexuality, and “Nature” – Michael F. Bird

Paul, Homosexuality, and “Nature” -Michael F. Bird

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After legalizing gay marriage, France set to ban ‘mother’ and ‘father’ from official documents « Wintery Knight

After legalizing gay marriage, France set to ban ‘mother’ and ‘father’ from official documents « Wintery Knight.

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