Here is an interesting article by Brian Chilton of Bellator Christi about the early creedal traditions found within the New Testament letters. The significance of these is that they safeguard … Continue reading 7 Ways to Tell if a NT Text Contains Early Content
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
J. Warner Wallace writes about the “Gospel of Nicodemus” and why it isn’t considered canonical. What happened to Nicodemus and Pilate after Jesus’ resurrection? Read to find out. Let me … Continue reading Why Shouldn’t We Trust the Non-Canonical “Gospel of Nicodemus” or “The Acts of Pilate”?
There are many accusations hurled against the New Testament regarding its formation. Timothy Massaro, in 7 quick points, shows these accusations not only to be false, but also shows just … Continue reading 7 Things You Need to Know About the Formation of the New Testament
I’ve written before about slavery in the Old Testament and Travis has written about the subject in the New Testament. In this article, SJ Thomason addresses the issue of biblical … Continue reading Nine Points about Biblical Slavery and Skeptics’ Condemnation of the Bible
Kyle Dillon refutes 5 theories about who Jesus was. Who do you say he was/is? Refuting 5 False Theories About Jesus
Is there any evidence that Jesus rose from the dead? The minimal facts approach, adopted from Gary Habermas, states that there are 5 historical facts accepted by almost every New … Continue reading 5 Historical Facts Surrounding Jesus’ Resurrection [Video]
This was a good article I came across that explores the objective grounding of morality, the problem of evil, and a biblical understanding of suffering and God’s nature. It’s worth … Continue reading The Standard of Good and Evil and the Christian God
An excellent and thorough article about the accuracy and historicity of the New Testament manuscripts. Steve Diseb thoroughly explains the process by which the New Testament letters were preserved and … Continue reading The “Telephone Game” Myth: Has the New Testament Been Changed Over Time?
Is the Bible God’s word? How in the world could you possibly know such a thing? It is often touted that even if God exists, you would be a lunatic … Continue reading The Resurrection and the Authority of the Bible
Sheri Bell continues her investigative series in this third installment. In this post she investigates how the early church decided what was considered a biblical text and what was not. … Continue reading An Investigation: Who Decided What to Include in the Bible?
In the second installment of this series, Sheri Bell investigates the different materials that were used to write the Bible. She investigates such things as: Papyrus Parchment Gallnuts Iron Gall … Continue reading An Investigation: Materials Used to Write the Bible