7 Ways to Tell if a NT Text Contains Early Content

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

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Why Shouldn’t We Trust the Non-Canonical “Gospel of Nicodemus” or “The Acts of Pilate”?

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”?

7 Things You Need to Know About the Formation of the New Testament

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

Nine Points about Biblical Slavery and Skeptics’ Condemnation of the Bible

  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

5 Historical Facts Surrounding Jesus’ Resurrection [Video]

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]

The “Telephone Game” Myth: Has the New Testament Been Changed Over Time?

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?

An Investigation: Who Decided What to Include in 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?