Monthly Archives: January 2020

Does the Qur’an Misrepresent the Trinity? Yes

James White did an excellent job vs. Bassam Zawadi, of showing that the Qur’an does misrepresent the doctrine of the Trinity and was totally ignorant of the doctrine, which also shows the Living God, the true “Allah” (Arabic = “The … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Deity of Christ, Islam, Muslims, The doctrine of the Trinity, Theology, Theology of God | 1 Comment

John 1:1 “. . . and the Word was God”

Originally posted on Apologetics and Agape:
A person who goes by “patrobin” over at a Muslim blog (Paul Williams) asked: “Where does John 1:1 say Jesus is God?” Answer: in the third clause, “In the beginning was the Word, and…

Posted in Council of Nicea, Greek, John 1:1, Sola Scriptura, The doctrine of the Trinity, Truth | 4 Comments

Hebrew Verb Tenses in relation to Isaiah 53

https://jewsforjesus.org/answers/are-the-messianic-prophecies-in-the-past-tense-so-not-about-a-future-messiah-at-all/  

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Having Biblical faith, prayer, and “speaking to the Mountain”

20 As they were passing by in the morning, they saw the fig tree withered from the roots up. 21 Being reminded, Peter *said to Him, “Rabbi, look, the fig tree which You cursed has withered.” 22 And Jesus *answered saying to them, “Have faith in God. 23 Truly … Continue reading

Posted in Exegesis, Faith, Prayer, Spiritual growth, Word of Faith heresies

The Resurrection of Jesus from the dead

An excellent debate / discussion by William Lane Craig with the conservative Jewish political and cultural commentator Ben Shapiro (who is great on political and cultural issues) – demonstrates the historical facts of the resurrection of Jesus from the dead.  … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Historical Jesus, Historical reliability of the Bible, History, The Resurrection of Jesus Christ

Did Jesus Rise from the Dead?

Posted in Historical Jesus, Historical reliability of the Bible, History, The Resurrection of Jesus Christ, Theology

Missions Issues

To read and study later: http://www.9marks.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/9Marks-Journal-Fall-2015.pdf https://www.9marks.org/article/stop-sending-missionaries-why-more-isnt-always-better/ https://www.desiringgod.org/articles/rethinking-unreached-peoples  

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