Category Archives: Apologetics

Response to Paul Williams on the Gospel according to Matthew

Muslims have to spend their energy trying to make the New Testament contradict within itself and use liberal scholarship like Bart Ehrman, James D. G. Dunn, Dale Martin, John Dominic Crossan, Christopher Tuckett, etc. – who are mostly warmed over … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Gospel according to Matthew, Gospel Truth, Islam, Muslims | 7 Comments

Responses to Shabir Ally and Muslims who use liberal scholarship

I had meant to follow-up on these for years, (but forgot) as they all together are very useful to read carefully and think about, along with the DL below.  These are from October – November 2013 Blog articles and a … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Islam, Liberal Theology, Muslims, Paul Bilal Williams, Reliability of the Bible, Shabir Ally, Western Liberal Scholarship

Predestination vs. Fatalism and Islam

An excellent presentation of the differences between Biblical Predestination (Ephesians 1; Romans 9) vs. Fatalism and Islam. Please note the quotations from Sahih Al Bukhari, the most trusted Sunni collection of Hadith (traditions of Muhammad that were eventually written down). … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, God's Sovereignty, Islam, Muslims, Predestination in Islam

Jesus’ view of the Old Testament

  Dr. Dan Wallace of Dallas Seminary defends Jesus’ view of Scripture. The classic defense of Christ’s view of the OT is by John W. Wenham, Chapter 1 of “Inerrancy”, edited by Norman Geisler.   This book is a great book, … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Bible is not corrupted, Dan Wallace, Jesus' Teaching, OT scholarship | 8 Comments

An early date for the Gospel according to John

Dr. Dan Wallace makes an excellent case for an early date for the Gospel according to John – 60s before the destruction of the temple.   Be sure to read and study the entire introduction and outline that Dr. Wallace provides.  … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Bible is not corrupted, Dan Wallace, Gospel according to John, Gospel Truth, Historical Jesus, Historical reliability of the Bible | 2 Comments

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

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