Monthly Archives: June 2011

The Trinity

I’ll try to stop doing these link posts after this.  Here is my three part series on the doctrine of the Trinity: Why it matters, answers to misconceptions, and how it makes sense of God. Part one. The Doctrine of … Continue reading

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The Logical Problem of Evil

I did a three part series on the logical problem of evil on the Veritas blog.  Check it out. Part One The Logical Problem of Evil (1) Part Two The Logical Problem of Evil (2) Part Three The Logical Problem … Continue reading

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The Hiddenness of God (initial thoughts)

Many find it hard to believe in God because, according to them, He’s “hidden.” If God wanted people to believe in Him, He’d show Himself to us. Why doesn’t He? It should be simple for God to appear in the … Continue reading

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Open Theism

In the Protestant circle, there is a small group of people espousing a highly controversial theology called “Open Theism.” Open theism, espoused by theologians like Greg Boyd and John Sanders, says that God does not exhaustively know the future. God … Continue reading

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Colossians 2:8 (3)

The use of Colossians 2:8 elswhere in Scripture- This verse isn’t quoted anywhere else in Scripture, as epistles tend not to be, but its themes can be seen almost anywhere. The reason God gives Israel the law and commands them … Continue reading

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Colossians 2:8 (2)

Social Setting– During this time Colossae is in a state of decline due to the road for trade being moved north towards places like Laodicea. So the church was started during a time of economic struggle and decline. Different Greek … Continue reading

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Colossians 2:8 (1)

Being a philosophy major, I’m highly interested in… philosophy! There’s a certain verse in the Bible that troubles some people and makes them weary of philosophy if interpreted wrongly, so I thought I’d write an essay on it in a … Continue reading

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