Monthly Archives: November 2014

Study of Matthew 16:18 – Peter and the Rock

A thorough study of Matthew 16, both exegetically and from the early church. (By Brittany C. Burnette, a student of Dr. Dan Wallace at Dallas Seminary, Texas. ) William Webster also has a thorough study of Patristic references to Matthew 16:18 … Continue reading

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What Islam really teaches about God and Jesus

An excellent study by David Wood, of Acts 17 Apologetics Ministries and http://www.answeringMuslims.com see here. see his earlier article here.   

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Should Roman Catholics pray to Mary and dead saints, or be using statues to pray to Mary or dead saints?

Praying to Mary and viewing her as a “mediatrix” (a female co-mediator with Jesus) is a blasphemous practice and clear violation of 1 Timothy 2:5.  “For there is only one God, and one mediator between God and man, the man … Continue reading

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The World’s Most Persecuted Religous Minority: Christians

All of this is based on the Qur’an and the Sunnah (written in the Hadith, Tarikh (History), Sira (Life) of the Prophet, and Tafsirs (commentaries on the Qur’an) Qur’an 9:5 –  “Then, when the sacred months have passed, slay the … Continue reading

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Taking their theology and practice seriously, consistently, and doctrinally, into practice

What consistent and doctrinal Islam pushes some Muslims to do: http://www.aomin.org/aoblog/index.php/2014/10/24/theology-matters-graphic-example/ “Combine a wrathful God, a strict law, capricious forgiveness, no emphasis upon justice and equity and the fulfillment of God’s law as reflected in His nature, with the fatal … Continue reading

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A Muslim says that God can sin and lie and fornicate!

Is Jesus God Almighty Most High? James White vs. Shadid Lewis Part 1 Part 2 The cross examination period of James White asking Shadid Lewis questions is not there. (yet ?) In part 2, around the 11:30 ff mark, Shadid … Continue reading

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Irreducible Complexity

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Does the teaching of Jesus differ from the apostle Paul?

Does the teaching of Jesus differ from the apostle Paul? Paul Williams, a British Muslim, who loves to use liberal theologians and skeptics in his argumentation; and Dr. Bart Ehrman, the famous apostate and agnostic textual critic, claim that Jesus’ … Continue reading

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The Qur’an Affirms the Bible

By David Wood of Acts 17 Apologetics and http://www.answeringMuslims.com See also: 1.  No one can change the word of God!  (Part 1)  2.  No one can change the word of God! (Part 2)  3.  Professor Abdel Haleem, and Paul Williams … Continue reading

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Martin Luther’s speech at the Diet (Trial) of Worms, 1521

This includes a historical summary and Luther’s prayer the night before he had to give his final answer.  He asked for one more day to contemplate his answer. The famous part at the end of his speech: “Unless I am … Continue reading

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