Category Archives: Alleged Discrepancies

The many sins of Newsweek’s expose on the Bible (COMMENTARY) – Justin Taylor

Justin Taylor, writing for the Religion News Service, adds his critique of Newsweek’s recent article on the Bible to others about which I’ve posted.  He closes with this: If Eichenwald wants to engage his subject matter with the true intellectual … Continue reading

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A Christmas Gift from the Mainstream Media: Newsweek Takes a Desperate Swipe at the Integrity of the Bible (Part 2) | Canon Fodder

Here’s how Michael Kruger begins “Part Two” of his critique of Newsweek’s “hit piece” on the Bible. On Christmas Eve, I wrote part one of my review of Kurt Eichenwald’s piece, and highlighted not only the substantive and inexcusable litany … Continue reading

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Newsweek on the Bible — So Misrepresented It’s a Sin – Albert Mohler

Al Mohler joins with Michael Kruger and Daniel Wallace to create a chorus of criticism for Newsweek and its writer Kurt Eichenwald and their cover story “The Bible: So Misunderstood It’s a Sin.” (8 min read; 2,083 words) Newsweek on … Continue reading

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Predictable Christmas fare: Newsweek’s Tirade against the Bible | Daniel B. Wallace

Yesterday I drew attention to Michael Kruger’s scathing criticism of Newsweek’s recent major misrepresentation of the Bible.  Another New Testament scholar, Daniel Wallace was similarly incensed. Dan Wallace concludes his critique with this: I applaud Kurt Eichenwald for stirring up … Continue reading

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Michael Kruger Addresses Kurt Eichenwald of Newsweek

On December 23, 2014, Newsweek published a 9,000-word cover-story by Kurt Eichenwald titled “The Bible: So Misunderstood It’s a Sin.”  Professor Michael J. Kruger of Reformed Theological Seminary in Charlotte gives it its due this first installment of a response. … Continue reading

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What If the Bible Has Errors? by Daniel Carrington

Daniel Carrington makes a good point in his article.  I myself am happy to tell you that you can come to faith in Jesus Christ without first believing that the Bible is the word of God.  Just read the Bible … Continue reading

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How to Reconcile the Alleged Disrepancy of Two Genealogies for Jesus

There’s nothing particularly new here, but Sean McDowell says it succinctly. The Conflicting Genealogies of Jesus | iDisciple.

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Agreement Between Matthew And Luke About Jesus’ Childhood

Skeptics of the Bible often portray the Gospels of Matthew and Luke as describing Jesus’s birth and childhood differently.  This blog lists 30 ways in which they agree. Triablogue: Agreement Between Matthew And Luke About Jesus’ Childhood.

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Peter Williams debates Bart Ehrman on his book “Misquoting Jesus”

Peter Williams debates Bart Ehrman on his book “Misquoting Jesus” | Wintery Knight.

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Did the Bible go through Countless Revisions? – Mike Licona, PhD

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j8mnxzHoPqE&feature=em-uploademail Has the Bible been through a number of additions and revisions? Mike Licona answers this question. (Video 2:55)

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