Category Archives: church history

Dave Armstrong: Taking Irenaeus out of Context

Taking Irenaeus out of context “And then shall every word also seem consistent to him, if he for his part diligently read the Scriptures in company with those who are presbyters in the Church, among whom is the apostolic doctrine, … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, church history, Dave Armstrong, early church history, Irenaeus, Roman Catholic False Doctrines, Roman Catholic false practices, Roman Catholicism | 1 Comment

Early Church Fathers on Jesus

https://www.risenjesus.com/the-early-church-fathers-on-jesus Mike Licona’s article here is good.  I don’t agree with Licona with some things; but this is good.

Posted in Apologetics, church history, Historical Jesus

Major fail by Dave Armstrong

This is a great quote by Cyril of Jerusalem, bishop from 348-386 AD, which teaches Sola Scriptura in principle: For concerning the divine and holy mysteries of the Faith, not even a casual statement must be delivered without the Holy … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, church history, early church history, Roman Catholic false practices, Roman Catholicism, Sola Scriptura

Earliest church history proves Roman Catholicism wrong

Two more of Timothy Kauffman’s articles that have lots of great information on early church history in them and clearly refute the claims of Roman Catholicism that they are the same church of the early centuries. http://www.whitehorseblog.com/2015/08/02/longing-for-nicaea/ http://www.whitehorseblog.com/2015/08/09/the-object-of-her-irrepressible-scorn/

Posted in Apologetics, church history, early church history, Rod Bennett, Roman Catholicism

Review of Rod Bennett’s book, “Four Witnesses” (Part 1a)

This used to be at amazon.com, but I just noticed it is no longer there.  But see update at Beggar’s All.  It is actually still there, but a guy named Rob helped me to see how I can see it. … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, apostolic succession, church history, early church history, Rod Bennett, Roman Catholic false practices, Roman Catholicism, Truth

Can a Consistent Eastern Orthodox Believer be “the Bible Answer Man” ?

Dr. James White examines Hank Hanegraaff’s recent explanations of his conversion to Eastern Orthodoxy, in the light of the gospel, Sola Scriptura, Sola Fide, prayers to icons, theosis, and other Eastern Orthodox distinctives such as “sacred oral tradition in the … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, church history, early church history, Eastern Orthodoxy, Hank Hanegraaff, Tradition

On Hank Hanegraaff and his conversion to Eastern Orthodoxy

Rob Bowman writes a very level-headed analysis of Hank Hanegraaff’s (President of CRI and host of the Bible Answer Man Radio Program, that was for years hosted by Walter Martin, before his sudden death in 1989. see CRI website here.) … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, church history, early church history, Eastern Orthodoxy, Hank Hanegraaff, Word of Faith heresies