Category Archives: Original sin

What is the essence and root of sin?

Excellent message by John Piper

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On the Bondage of the Unregenerate Will

Posted in Bondage of the unregenerate Will, Free will, Gospel Truth, Original sin, Reformation, Salvation

An excellent overview of Genesis and translation into Farsi

  Translation of the above video into Farsi. (by Face to Face Ministries, Mani Mohammadi)

Posted in Bible Study, Genesis, Original sin, Truth

Does Islam really teach that there is no original, inherited sin that spread to all mankind?

Muslims generally teach that there is no such thing as “original sin”, and they use Surah 30:30 to support that.  The idea there, according to most Muslims, is that Allah created mankind with an “upright” nature.  فطرت  or فطره   … Continue reading

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Questions for Muslims to think about

In my opinion, one of the most effective passages in the Bible to begin with when in evangelism with Muslims, is Mark 7:1-23. (especially Mark 7:14-23) After He called the crowd to Him again, He began saying to them, “Listen … Continue reading

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Debate: James White vs. Shabir Ally, “Sin and Salvation”

James White debates Islamic scholar Shabir Ally on the topic of Sin and Salvation in the Qur’an vs the Bible at the Erasmia Hall Mosque in South Africa.

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We hope the Hollywood movie on Noah will get people to read the Biblical text

I have not seen the Noah film yet.  Here is an interesting critique of it.  Ben Shapiro saw the film Noah, and criticizes it for leaving out the main issue (Gen. 6:5, 6:11-12 –  sin and corruption in the heart) … Continue reading

Posted in Hollywood cultural agenda, moral corruption of culture, Noah and the flood, Original sin

Islam and Original Sin (Part 1)

Islam does not accept the doctrine of original inherited sin as in the Bible (Genesis 6:5; 8:21; Psalm 51:4-5; Psalm 58:3; Romans 5:12) and in Christian theology developed by Augustine, Luther, Calvin, and the Protestant and Reformed churches.   They … Continue reading

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The surprising final message of the British TV show “The Prisoner” (1967-1968)

The cool intro music theme, and ending theme is the first video.  This TV show fascinated me when I saw it as a young person.  It was so mysterious and cool and yet so weird and different; it left me … Continue reading

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