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The Problem of Evil: Part III – Pleasure & Pain

The Selfish Turn in the Problem of Pain I have noticed that people are arguing the problem of pain differently these days. Most folk today ignore the disease, war, famine, and general third world suffering that happens across the globe. … Continue reading

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The Problem of Evil: Part II – The Purpose of Life

While suffering may not be evil, that does mean it is not serious. Christians should not vindicate God in such a way that we dismiss the true and genuine anguish that people feel when they are going through terrible times. … Continue reading

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The Problem of Evil: Part I – The Question of Evil

The skeptic’s response to the reality of deity is to invalidate the concept of God. Their most popular argument is known as The Problem of Evil. It basically makes three statements: God is all-powerful, God is all-loving, and evil exists. … Continue reading

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The Eagle-Eyed Argument

The 16th century theologian St Thomas Aquinas proposed the Cosmological argument for the existence of God. This is a basically an argument based upon cause. Aquinas’s argument had four facets: motion, causation, contingency, and degree. The fundamental argument claims that … Continue reading

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The Passover Problem

 The Passover death of Jesus provides a problem for believers in the Bible, but one that has a satisfactory answer. In crucifixion, the victim’s arms are stretched and tied or nailed to the crossbeam, called the patibulum. This puts enormous … Continue reading

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How the Battle of Hastings Proves the Existence of God

At the Battle of Hastings on October 14, 1066, William, the Duke of Normandy, invaded England and conquered the island nation by defeating the Anglo-Saxon King Harold. This began the Norman Invasion of England and changed the country in many … Continue reading

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Can A Christian Believe In Theistic Evolution And Be Saved?

The belief system of Christianity is based upon facts, not blind faith. The Bible teaches that the earth and everything in it was Created in six days just like our own, and that this Creation week took place just a few … Continue reading

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