Category Archives: Open Letters

An Open Letter to Al Mohler

You recently took issue with John Shore’s piece in Time magazine in which he proposed “a Christianity without hell.”  I took issue with him, too.  Therefore, you and I agree that John has interpreted the Bible in such as way … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Mick Mooney

To Mick Mooney: Having read your post – WWJD: What Would Jesus Do? Do You Really Want to Know? (link below) – I feel the responsibility to rebuke you.  And since your post was public, my response is public. It is, … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to David Platt

David, I don’t know enough about the “Heaven Is For Real kind of books” to be as negative about them as you are, but neither do I know enough about them to be positive either.  I’ve always been far more interested … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to George Will

During ABC “This Week,” conservative panelist George Will weighed in on what he called the “growing consensus” of public opinion regarding same-sex marriage. via George Will: ‘Quite Literally, The Opposition To Gay Marriage Is Dying’ (VIDEO) (00:55). Dear George, I’m deeply … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Frank Turk and TeamPyro

[Note:  Frank Turk is an author at the blog Pyromaniacs.  Dan Phillips and Phil Johnson also write for this blog.  Collectively, the three are called TeamPyro.] Dear Frank, I won’t be reading or commenting on your blog anymore.  You’ve deleted … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to John Loftus of “Debunking Christianity”

[Note:  John Loftus hosts the blog Debunking Christianity.  He is author of the book Why I Became an Atheist.  John was an evangelical Christian before becoming an atheist.] John, I have decided to stop reading and commenting on your blog. … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Thom Stark

[Note:  Thom Stark wrote a book titled The Human Faces of God:  What Scripture Reveals When It Gets God Wrong (and Why Inerrancy Tries to Hide It).  I wrote a 12-part review of this book which begins with this introduction. … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to John MacArthur

Dear John, [Wikipedia profile for John MacArthur; John’s web site] In this video clip, you say that the best way to find a good church is to look for one that “really takes the Bible seriously.”  However, any church that … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Kenneth Copeland

Dear Bro. Copeland, [Kenneth Copeland’s Wikipedia profile] [Kenneth Copeland’s web site] I admire you for many things.  Among them are your signature confession of Jesus as Lord, your clarion call for faith in the word of God, the boldness of … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to William Bennett

Dear Dr. Bennett,  [William Bennett’s Wikipedia profile] [William Bennett’s web site] Your 1992 book title, The Book of Virtues: A Treasury of Great Moral Stories, speaks volumes just by itself. Where has virtue gone in our country?  Why does it seem … Continue reading

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