Category Archives: Dialogues

Debate: Is Jesus Christ God or Not?

This debate originated in this exchange. My opening statement is Jesus Christ Is God and There Is No Trinity; There Is Christ.  (a total of 1,454 words)

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Q: What Old Testament passages prophesied the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus?

This answer first appeared here, in a dialogue with Nate and others. The Old Testament prophecies of Jesus’ crucifixion and resurrection do not show up in explicit form.  That is, there is no verse that says, “The Messiah shall be … Continue reading

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Dialogue with Hayden, Nate, Arkenaten, and others at haydenlinder.com

My involvement in the dialogue starts here. How to make an Atheist. | haydendlinder.

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Tim O’Neill and “When Prophecy Fails”

I have written previously on Tim O’Neill’s theory about the origin of the disciples’ belief in Jesus’ resurrection from the dead (first see Response to Tim O’Neill’s Answer to the Question, “What Evidence Exists for the Resurrection of Jesus?” on … Continue reading

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More on the Tim O’Neill Theory That the Resurrection Story “Evolved”

My first post on Tim’s theory can be found here.  I want now to elaborate. First, some more background:  Tim’s theory can be found in his Quora article, “A Story That Grew in the Telling,” which is his answer to … Continue reading

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Dialogue with Father Barron on the Second Coming of Christ

Mike Gantt 23 hours ago As I’ve said, [the Lord’s Supper] was an activity to last until the coming of the kingdom. You don’t keep tying yellow ribbons around the ole’ oak tree after the soldier has returned. You embrace the … Continue reading

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Response to Tim O’Neill’s Answer to the Question, “What Evidence Exists for the Resurrection of Jesus?” on Quora

Tim’s answer to the question can be found in its original context here.  (By the way, my answer to the same question can be found here.)  Tim describes himself as “an atheist who has  studied the scholarship on the historical Jesus, … Continue reading

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Roman Catholic Priest Father Robert Barron Acknowledges That the Church Fades Away When Christ Comes

Yes indeed, the church will fade away when Christ comes again. Last time I checked, friend, that hasn’t happened yet!  –  Father Barron (Here’s his comment in its original context.)  My response to him was “You should check again.” In … Continue reading

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Response to a Question I Received on Quora

This is a detailed response to someone who responded to my article What evidence exists for the resurrection of Jesus? on Quora.com.  The comment can be seen in its original context here (though I have no control over whether and how long Quora might maintain … 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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