Tag: old testament

Old Testament Atrocities

A common objection made by skeptics against Christianity is that God commanded atrocities in the Old Testament. Even if no skeptic ever made this objection to me, I have certainly had pause after reading some […]

Why Is God So Angry in the Old Testament?

This was a good article I read by Jeffrey Poor over at Rethink. I keep coming back to questions like this concerning the Old Testament here on my own site and so I found this […]

The Resurrection and the Authority of the Bible

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 to think He has spoken […]

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. Source: https://www.josh.org/who-decided-what-in-bible/

An Investigation: Materials Used to Write 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 Inks Reeds Quills The Dead […]

An Investigation: What Makes the Bible Unique

In this article, Sheri Bell investigates the uniqueness of the Bible in 7 different areas: Time span Geography Authorship Literary Genres Languages Teachings Impact Source: https://www.josh.org/investigation-bible-unique/

The Center of Old Testament Theology

*Note: The following is a series of excerpts from a paper Travis wrote recently for a doctoral seminar entitled “A Theological Center in the Old Testament: Major Options and Objections.” Arguing for a clear distinction […]