The Consequences of Institutionalizing Homosexuality as Normative

The Consequences of Institutionalizing Homosexuality as Normative   There are 11 passages that speak about homosexuality in one way or another.  In all 11 passages homosexuality is spoken of as a deviant behavior that is against God’s will and is regarded as a sin.  Many people who support homosexual behavior attempt to weaken the passages…

Ezra, Archeology, and World Religions

I read Ezra and am in Nehemiah and my first observation is that is seems unfeasible that King Cyrus of Persia allows the Israelites to rebuild the Temple that the Babylonians destroyed.  The Persians ruled the conquered Israel nation, so why would the King not only allow Ezra to rebuild the temple and the walls to the…

Everyone Gets into Heaven Right? Keith Ward says so…

Keith Ward – Judgement, Heaven, and Hell On the broad issue of salvation – Keith Ward believes that everyone goes to heaven and to believe otherwise denies God’s unconditional love for humanity. Quoting Romans 5:18 as a proof text that clearly shows everyone goes to heaven he says “This should be sufficient to settle the…

Jesus – Archetype of Bounded Set!

  Jesus the archetypal bounded set thinker Much of what I have read on the Church and this topic essentially says that it is more helpful to view others without the confines that Bounded Sets impose and instead to use a Centered Set that puts everyone on a type of scatter plot in their relation…