theweeflea JANUARY 22, 2021 AT 9:30 PM There is no evidence whatsoever from evolution that it is responsbile for morality…but of course you will continue to believe it…you have to.. Pastor David Robertson. Evolutionary biologist, anthropologist, neuroscientist. psychologist, intermediary for Yahweh, Honorary Australian, debater par excellence and all round genius of everything. Or … maybe … More Oh, for gods’ sake!
Saw this question asked somewhere. Is there any reason that you’re glad you were once a Christian? Did anything positive at all come from your experience? Well …. is there? Ark.
Just suppose …. Imagine if you will that the gospels as we have them today are historically reliable as is the claim from certain Christian quarters. And when I say reliable I mean top to bottom irrefutable fact. To further clarify, this would mean all characters and events mentioned in Matthew Mark, Luke and John … More On Historical Reliability of the Gospels
There probably isn’t a sceptic, atheist, or religious deconvert that hasn’t at one time been asked the question: ”What kind of evidence would convince you (of) ….. ?” Of course we all know to what our religious friends are referring, yes? One can pick one’s own poison in this regard but popular examples usually include, … More ”It’s all a matter of evidence, M’lud.”
Having recently been banned from a Facebook group for daring to suggest that a lecturer at Yale – who happens to be a Christian – who teaches historical Jesus studies could not be completely neutral in his presentation of material, I am interested to hear the views regarding this from my visitors and especially former … More On the question of bias
As it is almost universally acknowledged among bible scholars that the Gospel of Mark was the first of the four gospels to be written, why did the author feel no need to include several of the major foundational tenets of the Christian faith? Namely the virgin birth narrative, the genealogy, and the post resurrection appearances? … More Oh, for gods’ sake!
God’s to-do list, *edit as per wishes from Nan Make man. *If things don’t work out as planned remove one of his ribs and make a woman. Give them free will. Slaughter 99.9% of them for using it. Randomly favour one group. Never speak or write a single word. Legalize slavery and ban shrimp. Kill … More Oh, for gods sake!
In Part 2 I looked at David Robertson’s assertion that Jesus would have believed biblical characters and events such As Adam and Eve and Noah and the Flood because , according to Robertson, they are/were real people events. Robertson, as we know, is an evangelical and as Nan pointed out – ”As for the “real … More Was Jesus a Christian- Part 3
The Torah was written with the coming (of) Christ in mind. Jesus did accept Adam and Eve, Noah, Babel, Moses and Exodus – *which were all real events. David Robertson As a follow up to the previous post I thought I would revisit David Robertson’s blog and include his quote from the same post. Irrespective … More Was Jesus a Christian? Part 2.
Okay, I know …. silly question. But the passage below which I have lifted from David Roberston’s blog opens up some interesting questions. Of course it is not just about church history but rather what the Scripture says about itself – and what Jesus, Peter, Paul and Mary believed. Does anyone seriously think that they … More Was Jesus a Christian?
These are a selection of questions submitted to Pastor David Robertson by readers for his new book, S.E.E.K. apparently. I’m not making this up, I promise! He has suggested he may include a few of them. I thought I would help him out with some answers in case he got stuck. 1.Why does God permit … More Oh, for gods’ sake! Let’s have a laugh.