Monthly Archives: June 2014

Video: Properly understanding homosexuality in the Bible

There tends to still be a lot of hate and passive aggressiveness in regards to the issue of homosexuality within Christianity.  Here is an opportunity to better understand exactly what the Bible says about homosexuality. The Bible and homosexuality explained … Continue reading

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Video: For Christians who don’t believe in Evolution

This is hopefully a clear demonstration of how things can be known without eye-witness accounts (or how troubling the belief in the necessity of eye-witness accounts is): Were You There? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-LW06dav7KA

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What an Atheist Told His Daughter When She Asked About God

Originally posted on Bryan Patterson's Faithworks:
David Lesser wrote this on Huffington Post. The Big Questions come at the most unexpected times. The other day, driving home from preschool, Penny asked me if God could hear us. This question…

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Christianity and Pride Week

Upon seeing a religious sign posted next to an official Pride week sign, I wrote the following letter to the editor of the local newspaper: — Take the time to connect On my way home from work, I drove past … Continue reading

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Peace on Earth?

Originally posted on Bryan Patterson's Faithworks:
The presidents of Israeli and Palestinian joined Pope Francis for a remarkable evening of peace prayers at the Vatican,just weeks after the last round of U.S.-sponsored negotiations collapsed. Israeli President Shimon Peres and…

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Did Jesus think he was God?

Originally posted on lotharlorraine:
The outstanding liberal Biblical scholar James McGrath wrote a thought-provoking post on this very topic. ? I mentioned a few posts about Bart Ehrman’s recent book yesterday, and there are already a couple more. Larry Hurtado…

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