Category Archives: Gospel according to Mark

A Diagnosis of the Soils, Part 1

Sermon by Pastor John MacArthur: https://www.gty.org/library/sermons-library/41-18/a-diagnosis-of-the-soils-part-1   Advertisements

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Refuting the “Messianic Secret Argument” against the historicity of the gospel of John

http://whatswrongwiththeworld.net/2018/09/the_messianic_secret_argument.html  

Posted in Apologetics, Gospel according to John, Gospel according to Mark, Historical Jesus, Historical reliability of the Bible, Inerrancy

Alistair Begg on Mark 10 – the answer to Paul Williams’ constant mis-use of this passage

This is an excellent example of how to witness to people; and also the answer to the way many Muslims abuse this passage, especially Paul Williams. (see below)   see discussion at Paul Williams’ blog. See previous discussion about this … Continue reading

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Was Matthew 27:9 a mistake?

Abdullah, a Muslim wrote: However, the proof that your bible got corrupted can be shown by material evidences. In fact, we don’t need any manuscript to prove that. Just look to the stories from Mark to John, and how they … Continue reading

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Who really wrote the Gospels?

  see also here for more information, especially the scholarly work of Martin Hengel.

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One of a Muslim’s favorite scholars refutes Islamic mis-use of Mark 10:18

More refutation of Paul Williams and other Muslims’ mis-use of Mark 10:18: Truth never changes.  I originally wrote this on August 21, 2012, at the other blog I sometimes write at;  and it is still true. Richard Bauchkam calls Mark … Continue reading

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Martin Hengel and R. T. France on the Gospel titles, κατα Μαθθαιον, κατα Μαρκον, κατα Λυκαν, κατα Ιωαννην

Ibn Issam wrote: Sorry but Jesus did not “predict His own arrest, trials, crucifixion, death and resurrection several times.” The Gospels were written by unknown pseudepigraphal authors who were writing about the events after the fact. I understand that argument, … Continue reading

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