Monthly Archives: October 2012

Pat Buchanan Quotes on Moral Decline in Our Lifetime

Secularism is the religion of the elites. It alone is promulgated in public schools. Abortion, a felony in the 1950s, is now a constitutional right. Homosexual marriage, an absurdity not long ago, is the civil rights cause du jour.  Dissent … Continue reading

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Christians persecuted throughout the world – Telegraph (UK)

Christians persecuted throughout the world – Telegraph.

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“Final” Comment to Brandon E – At Least For the Time Being

This post is related to a series of objections Brandon raised to me beginning here, and a series of questions I asked him beginning here.   Brandon, I think I have a pretty clear view of your position on all … Continue reading

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Questions for Brandon E: #8 Should Protestants Be Showing More Deference to Roman Catholics?

This is the eighth in a series of questions for Brandon E which began with this first question. Brandon, since Roman Catholics outnumber Protestants, and since Roman Catholicism can boast many spiritual people and even martyrs, shouldn’t – according to your logic … Continue reading

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Brandon E’s Objections: #11 – He Thinks I Have No Way of Finding Out if I am Wrong

For an explanation of this series, of which this post is a part, see Brandon E’s Objections:  #1. Read Acts 18:24-28.  I read every comment to this blog (and respond to every challenge I receive face to face) looking to see … Continue reading

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Brandon E’s Objections: #10 – He Thinks I Have Ascribed Too Much Importance to “Doctrinal Particulars” and “Secondary Matters”

For an explanation of this series, of which this post is a part, see Brandon E’s Objections:  #1. When I used to hold a more traditional evangelical view as you do, Brandon, I, too, would relegate issues like the Second Coming … Continue reading

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Brandon E’s Objections: #9 – There Is Not a Sufficient Quality and Quantity of Other Believers in Christ Who Proclaim What I Am Proclaiming

For an explanation of this series, of which this post is a part, see Brandon E’s Objections:  #1. Brandon objects to my positions.  This includes the following: Jesus Christ Has Already Come Again Everyone Is Going to Heaven The Kingdom of God Is … Continue reading

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Questions for Brandon E: #7 What If Our Roles Were Reversed?

This is the seventh in a series of questions for Brandon E which began with this first question. Brandon, what if our roles were reversed?  That is, what if the majority of Christians came to hold the views about Christ that … Continue reading

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Questions for Brandon E: #6 Why Did the Trinity Doctrine Take Multiple Centuries and Multiple Church Councils to Evolve?

This is the sixth in a series of questions for Brandon E which began with this first question. When the apostles encountered a controversy about the status of the Gentiles with respect to Christ, they held a church council in Jerusalem. … Continue reading

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Questions for Brandon E: #5 Why Have So Many Christological and Trinitarian Controversies Occurred Since the Apostolic Age?

This is the fifth in a series of questions for Brandon E which began with this first question.  It is similar to the questions that have preceded it, but it is not identical.  It focuses the inquiry in a slightly different … Continue reading

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