Part 3 What does the word "apologetics" mean? The word "apologetics" is derived from the ancient Greek word apologia, which means, an apology.
One day I decided to take my wife and children for a visit to the Tolerance Museum in Los Angeles California, the end result that it was proven to us, beyond any doubt, that we are ALL prejudiced. Today I am of the opinion that people in general are not truth seekers, since most people constantly try to fit the facts to match their wishes.
Theology has been used by many; the KKK have found in the Bible reasons to hate black and Jew, the Pogroms found in the Bible reasons to commit atrocities towards the Jew, and even schemers are seen daily on TV using the Bible like the old medicine man, offering healing, signs, and wonders.
I believe that most convictions have nothing to do whatsoever with facts, the truth is, we are driven by culture and upbringing. It is these that drive the minds of the masses and not the claim that we all are truth seekers.
Tradition plants a certain state and condition in our hearts to the point of even slightly or greatly bending the facts in order to fit and justify our traditional goals.
To me everyone is prejudice. If everyone really seek pure fact or even true justice, why is it then that almost every German stood behind Hitler?
Why is almost every Palestinian you speak to on the streets of the West Bank anti-Israel? Even in the Christian communities who supposed to be "truth" seekers, and God pleasers, almost all Christian Arabs are for a Palestinian State against Israel, even with all the scripture written concerning Israel?
Could really it be that both the pro-Israel and anti-Israel are right? Does God have two different and opposite opinions? Again I say it, it is a condition of the heart. If God wanted to send us a message, he must make it simple.
God is in the business of making strange declarations, promises. He is the only one that could fulfill them, and in very strange ways as well. The world will never stop producing sinister minds. The masses with mediocre discernment are no match to professional deception.
Today, we still have plenty of mini Hitlers, and religious deception is on the rise. No wonder God warned us to be as wise as serpents and innocent as doves. And the Gentiles shall see thy righteousness, and all kings thy glory I have set watchmen upon thy walls, O Jerusalem, which shall never hold their peace day nor night: The Bible, Isaiah The Bible describes Israel as: Islam describes the Jewish end as: O slave of Allah!
There is a Jew hiding behind me; come and kill him.It's been more than 40 years since The Interpreter's Bible (IB) was first published ().With this volume, Abingdon Press (a division of the United Methodist Publishing House) begins publication of a new edition of the set, scheduled to appear in 12 volumes over the next six years.
The Seventh-day Adventist Church has put a lot of emphasis on the remnant theme, based on a traditional interpretation of the King James Version of Revelation Two of its official belief statements mention the remnant theme: number 13, "Remnant and Its Mission" describes an eschatological (end-time) remnant, and number 18, "The Gift of Prophecy" mentions the spiritual gift .
The primary account of Noah in the Bible is in the Book of Genesis.. Noah was the tenth of the pre-flood (antediluvian) arteensevilla.com father was Lamech and his mother is unknown. When Noah was five hundred years old, he became the father of Shem, Ham and .
Founded in The mission of SermonIndex is the preservation and propagation of classical Biblical preaching and the promotion of Christ-centered revival to this generation. Vanity of vanities! All is vanity.
So begins the book of Ecclesiastes, one of the more difficult books of Scripture to interpret and apply. The book deals with questions of despair, suffering, and folly—in other words, life in a fallen world.
Printed from arteensevilla.com On the Trial of Jesus. The purpose of this essay is to provide an overview of the many issues and questions.