Monthly Archives: January 2013

Gary Habermas on “The Resurrection Evidence That Changed a Generation of Scholars”

From the YouTube description The Bethinking National Apologetics Day Conference: “Countering the New Atheism” took place during the UK Reasonable Faith Tour in October 2011. Christian academics William Lane Craig, John Lennox, Peter J Williams and Gary Habermas lead 600 … Continue reading

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“Environmental Sins” and Orwellian Overtones

Excerpt: For many people reading this, air travel is their most serious environmental sin. Modern media manipulates language to avoid dealing with God.  The results go beyond mere semantics.  People are encouraged to live without any constraint whatsoever of sexual … Continue reading

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Number of Catholics and Orthodox in the United States and the World

IN THE UNITED STATES According to Wikipedia (“Catholic Church in the United States“): There are 68,503,456 registered Catholics in the United States (22% of the US population) according to the American Bishops’ count in their Official Catholic Directory 2010. As for … Continue reading

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There are currently about 41,000 Christian denominations in the world

About.com (“Christianity Today – General Statistics and Facts of Christianity“) reports the following: According to the Center for the Study of Global Christianity (CSGC) at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, there are approximately 41,000 Christian denominations and organizations in the world. This statistic … Continue reading

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Most and Least Bible-Minded Cities – according to the Barna Group

Bible-Minded Cities.

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Sitting at the right hand of an ancient king meant sharing the throne with him

Daniel B. Wallace is here quoting Martin Hengel on the meaning of “sitting at the right hand of,” referring to Psalm 110.  The verse Wallace has in immediate focus is John 17:5: Now what’s key here is he says ‘Glorify … Continue reading

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Quote: To send a letter is a good way to go somewhere without moving anything but your heart.

To send a letter is a good way to go somewhere without moving anything but your heart.  – Phyllis Theroux The apostles wrote letters when they could not be where they wanted to be.  As a result, we have epistles in … Continue reading

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Something Greater Than the Church Is Here

The New Testament church was waiting on the kingdom of God.  We do not have to wait.  We can seek it directly. The kingdom of God has come and is in our midst. The first step to the kingdom of … Continue reading

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Is Tolerance a Godly Virtue?

Is tolerance a godly virtue? ‘But I have this against you, that you tolerate the woman Jezebel, who calls herself a prophetess, and she teaches and leads My bond-servants astray so that they commit acts of immorality and eat things … Continue reading

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Dialogue at Kingdom Ready Blog about the Accomplished Second Coming of Christ

My involvement in the dialogue begins at comment # 67. Click here: A Long Lost Hope See also Jesus Christ Has Already Come Again .

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