Pastor David Robertson has a video post up interviewing Melvin Tinker about his latest book. I’d never heard of this bloke before and as is my usual habit, I like to do the Googly thing and wherever posible, fact-check before I proceed to engage on the topic at hand. Sometimes I get it wrong. But … More Oh for gods’ sake.
Specially for all the religious/Christian bloggers I read and especially those cowards who have banned/moderate/censor me … Remember: ALL religion is a cult. Some sects are just more popular than others. Ark
If you have never seen this before some of you may enjoy the read and I consider it raises some interesting questions. Pliny the Younger’s Letter to Trajan concerning how to deal with Christians. It is my practice, my lord, to refer to you all matters concerning which I am in doubt. For who can better … More Jesus who?
Over at the Weeflea ….. On a recent post about the failings of evangelical Christianity the Good Pastor was asked by one commenter by the name of Tim: I am curious David. Could you possibly summarise the problems the mistakes made by the Western church regarding evangelism? To which he offered a number of reasons, … More Oh, for gods’ sake!
Arkenaten May 22, 2020 at 1:09 pm I understand the term herem and have read up on it before. Aside from the fact it is all fiction, of course, the meaning in this context is quite clear and unambiguous and this is what the scholarly view reflects. So please don’t try and pull your phd … More More Christian idiocy … On genocide.
The problem of being an atheist is that you have no one to give thanks to. The Christian, being rooted and built up in Christ, is strengthened in the faith and overflows with thankfulness (Colossians 2:7). We have so much to be thankful for – but outside of Christ, we have no one ultimately to … More More verbal diarrhea from the pulpit
For all my Chrispian friends chomping at the bit ‘cos they can’t go to church and get washed in the blood of Brian Jesus. Nod to my son for his help editing. Ark.
As a reader and regularly banned peruser of Christian blogs there is a trend that I noticed a while back, namely, the vast majority of Christian blogs I have come across generally attract so few comments that, if it weren’t for the atheists that visited their traffic would dwindle to well nigh zero. Regular readers … More Christian blogging.
David Robinson Retweeted. Gray Connolly I agree with @firstthingsmag on keeping churches open. For Catholics esp, a local church is not solely your house of worship but where all manner of people rich/poor & young/old come together & where people in need can get help without forms & bureaucracy Ark
Here’s an interesting article … Everyone’s Favorite Gospel Is a Forgery And a few snippets. …new research, which claims that the Gospel of John is an ancient forgery, is poised to overturn much of what we know about everyone’s favorite biography of Jesus. A provocative and well-argued article published this week in the Journal … More Oh, for gods’ sake! ”He’s making it up as he goes along”