Tag Archives: belief

Why facts can’t sway hardened believers

People who have hardened viewpoints really aren’t swayed by contrasting information, even if that information is true, it seems. It’s not just a belief system thing either.  Anyone who feels strongly about any viewpoint can be guilty of this.  I’ve noticed it can … Continue reading

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Unbelief. Do you understand it?

Here is a really well-done video that will help in your understanding of why there are Bible unbelievers: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6xqCkx6WQBE (Thanks to Dead Wild Roses‘ blog for this gem!)

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Gospels Test Spoiler!

The other day I shared an online test about the Gospels (click here to go try it).  Anyone who tried it will find that they got every question wrong, and were given a reference as to why. It’s a bit … Continue reading

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Only Christianity offers total forgiveness. ..?

It’s quite the marketing point!  And this idea is used against this poor Buddhist fellow who clearly doesn’t know his religion in-depth: http://wretchednetwork.wordpress.com/2014/05/08/a-buddhist-and-a-christians-perspective-on-hell/comment-page-1/#comment-1478 “No other religion besides Biblical Christianity offers total forgiveness.” Isn’t that a shame for those of other … Continue reading

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If Christianity is the Truth, why do Christians avoid criticism?

I have noticed this a lot on YouTube.  Christian videos and Christian commenters have a strong tendency to not allow comments from others about their material and words.  They seek to control criticism rather than learn from it.  I have … Continue reading

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Christians ignore the views the Jews have of their own beliefs?

I came across a great comment from a former Christian believer on a great post that questions Christianity in a way that takes Christian views into account.  Here is the blog post: http://attaleuntold.wordpress.com/2014/03/11/i-feel-the-need-for-creed/comment-page-1/#comment-11125 And here is the comment (posted by … Continue reading

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Link: Matrix of Belief – where would Jesus be?

Today, I was thinking about how balance and how people’s beliefs might be able to be charted on a graph that is representational of any degree of belief. Fortunately, I decided to do an internet search before I started hashing … Continue reading

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