Category Archives: Truth

Making sense of the Ravi Zacharias Scandal

Making sense of the Ravi Zacharias Scandal – David Wood, linked to at Triablogue. David Wood seems to have analyzed the situation really well. Wood’s video is long, but worth the listen. “Take heed to yourselves . . . ” … Continue reading

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علم تفسیر (Farsi form) علم التفسیر (Arabic form) = “The Science of Interpretation”

Originally posted on Apologetics and Agape:
Credit goes to a Christian named “Frankz” who posted this video in the com-box of Paul Williams blog. [no longer there; Williams deleted his blogs several times]  I appreciate Paul Williams letting this video…

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Demonstration why believing the Book of Genesis is historical and true is so important

This is a good discussion and debate between Owen Stachen (Conservative Christian) vs. Progressive Christian (Colby Martin). The so called “Progressive Christian” (Colby Martin) shows the devastating results of not believing that Genesis is God’s Word and true and historical. … Continue reading

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The Qur’an never says the text of the Bible was corrupted

Originally posted on Apologetics and Agape:
An excellent presentation by a former Muslim. In the first videos, notice the difference between “lafz” لفظ (word) and “Ma’ani” معنی (meaning).  We have the Arabic word “lafz” لفظ in Farsi also, which indicates…

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The terrible and graphic reality and truth of eternal hell

R. C. Sproul on Mark 9:42-50 The Reality and truth of eternal hell (conscious ongoing torment; when a person is justly left in their sin and rebellion that keeps intensifying in hatred toward God), – ” . . . hell, … Continue reading

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True Worship

“Worship is not only doing what pleases God, but also being pleased with what God does.”  (Jeremiah Burroughs, The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment, cited by William Barcley, “Ungratefulness as the Root of Sin” in Tabletalk Magazine, p. 6, November, … Continue reading

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Context of Surah 2:79 is 2:78 and 2:75

Originally posted on Apologetics and Agape:
Muslims charge the Christians and Jews with altering, changing, corrupting the text of the previous Scriptures.  (previous to the Qur’an)  Yet the Qur’an teaches that the previous Scriptures are not corrupted or changed.  (Surah…

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“Because in order to be able to think, you have to risk being offensive” Jordan Peterson

The more I have time to watch all three of these videos, the more brilliant I see David Wood’s analysis of the Jordan Peterson vs. Cathy Newman debate that became so famous in 2018-2019 and continues to produce fruit in … Continue reading

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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…

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The only full and revealed answer to suffering in this life

Originally posted on Apologetics and Agape:
I wrote this several years ago at another blog that I write (James Swan’s Beggars All Reformation and Apologetics. We don’t know all the answers for our questions about pain and suffering in this…

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