How do you know the Bible is God’s Word?
Here is a good critique of Young Earth Creationism I stumbled upon. Many of the young earth arguments are based on logical fallacies. Luke Nix points out many that are … Continue reading Is Genesis History?
We have already discussed the first test of historical reliability, The Bibliographical Test. So, if you haven’t read that, do so first. In my opinion, it presents the strongest case … Continue reading Is the New Testament Historically Reliable? External Evidence
Is the Bible on your nightstand an accurate representation of what the original authors wrote? Has the Bible been tampered with over the centuries? The answer might surprise you. Haden … Continue reading Ep 12 Is the Bible Reliable? The Bibliographical Test
Is the Bible historically reliable?  The Bible should be held to the same standards as every other document from antiquity. Although we (Christians) believe the Bible to be the … Continue reading Is the Bible Historically Reliable? The Bibliographical Test
How was the Bible formed? Some say it was written hundreds of years after the events it describes, is riddled with errors, and can’t be trusted. Haden discusses the process … Continue reading Ep 11 How Did We Get the Bible?
Where did the Bible come from?  I have heard some wild claims from skeptics and Christians alike concerning the origin of the Bible. “Constantine wrote the Bible hundreds of … Continue reading How Did We Get the Bible?
Matthew Mittelberg explains the process by which the New Testaments letters were recognized as part of the canon and why we can trust them: How Do We Know the Right … Continue reading How Do We Know the Right Books Made it into the New Testament?
Are Josephus’ passages on Jesus credible, or were they added later by Christians?
Misty Callahan over at A Clear lens writes a great historical piece. Did you know so many of the accusations and objections against Christianity today are the same as they were … Continue reading The First Apologists and Why They Still Matter
Jonathan Morrow briefly explains in three points why the story of Jesus is not a “copycat religion”. This theory has faded away among historians of the New Testament and for … Continue reading Three Reasons the Story of Jesus was not Borrowed from Pagan Mystery Religions
Stephen Bedard gives a brief explanation as to why we can’t be precise about the dating of the Gospels, but we can have a good idea of the time frame. … Continue reading The Dirty Little Secret About Dating the Gospels