Category Archives: Truth

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…

Posted in Council of Nicea, Greek, John 1:1, Sola Scriptura, The doctrine of the Trinity, Truth | 4 Comments

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…

Posted in Incarnation of Jesus Christ, Spiritual growth, Suffering and God's Sovereignty, The doctrine of the Trinity, Theology, Theology of God, Truth

Problems for “Limited Inerrancy”

https://frame-poythress.org/problems-for-limited-inerrancy/

Posted in Historical reliability of the Bible, Inerrancy, Truth

Great discussion on Inerrancy

In the first approximately 51 minutes and the last phone call, Dr. White has a great discussion on the doctrine of the Inerrancy of Scripture including the discussions between Peter Williams and Bart Ehrman and then Michael Licona and Richard … Continue reading

Posted in Apologetics, Bart Ehrman, Bible is not corrupted, Inerrancy, Reliability of the Bible, Synoptic Gospels, Textual Variants, Truth

Debate: Is the Bible Inerrant? Licona vs. Howe

Overall, Richard Howe is on the more correct side of  this dialogue / debate.  Licona seems fuzzy on what his position on Inerrancy is.  Some of the examples from the gospels are explained by harmonization, which Licona just dismisses as … Continue reading

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Resurrection accounts of Jesus harmonized

https://www.answering-islam.org/Andy/Resurrection/harmony.html https://answersingenesis.org/jesus-christ/resurrection/christs-resurrection-four-accounts-one-reality/  

Posted in Apologetics, Bible is not corrupted, Historical Jesus, Historical reliability of the Bible, The Resurrection of Jesus Christ, Truth

Why the Qur’an cannot be the Word of God

An excellent article by Jonathan Mclatchie. Some of the Surah references don’t have the exact verse, but one can find them easily enough with google these days. https://crossexamined.org/simple-reason-quran-word-god/

Posted in Apologetics, Islam, Muslims, Truth | 1 Comment