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My De-Conversion on the ‘Matter of Doubt’ Podcast

The Matter of Doubt Podcast kindly did a podcast interview on me.  This podcast is a lot more personal in nature than I have been on my blog so check it out. Disclaimer:  Please forgive my annoying laugh, I was … Continue reading

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Bible Study with the Wife

So the Wife came up with the idea, of going through the entire bible together over the course of a year.  I generally try to avoid all religious topics and questions unless she brings it up.  So at first was … Continue reading

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The Bible, Torah, and the Koran

“If you have a Bible on your bookshelf, you may be a Christian. If you have a Koran on your bookshelf, you may be a Muslim. If you have a Torah on your bookshelf, you may be Jewish. If you … Continue reading

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J.P. Moreland

J.P. Moreland on Logic and the Bible And in that in spite of all logic and reasoning, many Christians will still deny rationality for blind faith.  I support faith in Yahweh my God, but not if it requires me to dumb myself down. 

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Twelve Questions People Ask About the Christian Faith

This is an article I found while researching on the reliabity of the bible.  I thought I would re-post it, cause I though it was interesting.  I thought it was interesting cause it goes into many of the same questions … Continue reading

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Where did the people come from after Adam and Eve? Where did Cain find his wife?

Bible Difficulty #7 I know…I know, this is a common one and relatively old & simplistic contradiction, but none the less still a MAJOR GAPING HOLE.  But lets see if we can put this one to rest. The reason I bring this … Continue reading

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Scriptural Difficulties

I think after some time, I realized I may have been too presumptuous in some of my post topics.  Instead of taking these questionable scriptures as bible contradictions, I should stay neutral as much as possible.  I should not automatically … Continue reading

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When we say that the Bible is the Word of God, What does that really mean?

When we say that the Bible is the Word of God, does that imply that it is completely accurate, or does it contain insignificant inaccuracies in details of history and science? By: Dr John Bechtle Some theologians teach that the Bible is inspired and authoritative, … Continue reading

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Check this Out

I have two new pages with the Best Collection of Apologetic-Christian resources and the Best Collection of Atheist & Skeptics resources I could find.  Check it out.  These are just some of the tools, websites, and blogs I use.  Hope you enjoy!!!

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Why are the Gospels written in THIRD Person?

Contradiction #6 Well this is not much of a scriptural contradiction; it’s more of a logical contradiction. When going through the Gospels: Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, I noticed that they are all written in third person. That was interesting, … Continue reading

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Dealing with the Reasonable vs. the Possible

What is the difference between “possible” and “reasonable”? Why does it matter? How can mastery of this distinction help us to think clearly before we begin to examine the case for the Christian Worldview? When dealing with the reasonable & the possible, … Continue reading

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The Issue of Translation

The Issue of Translation It seems to me a common theme of why I don’t understand the bible and it’s scriptural difficulties is because I’m using the wrong translation.  And the reason I am perceiving some of these scriptural difficulties … Continue reading

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The Genesis 6:3 Problem?

Contradiction #5 Genesis 6:3 “Then the Lord said, “My Spirit will not contend with humans [man] forever, for they are mortal [flesh]; their days will be a hundred and twenty years.” Now if you ask the majority of Christians about … Continue reading

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What kind of Morality is that? Is God Evil?

While I was doing my own studying, I came across this context of Scriptures.  2 Samuel 21:1-10.  And it really disturbed me. The Gibeonites Avenged  1 During the reign of David, there was a famine for three successive years; so David … Continue reading

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Did Michal have any children?

Contradiction #4 Did Michal daughter of King Saul have any children? Even though this is a minor contradiction, it stirs me up because of what happens in 2 Samuel 1-8.  Yet that is another topic for another post. In 2 Samuel … Continue reading

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Who is the greatest?

Contradiction #3 If you ask any Christian this Question: “Who is the Greatest Person to ever live?” JESUS, would probably be your answer 99.99% of the time. But wait this gives me a little confusion.  Why?  Because in separate occasions the Bible … Continue reading

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What is ‘inerrancy’? (via The Good News)

Most people do not know how to define regarding the Bible books–Inerrancy. Most Christians do not know how to define it. The issue of inerrancy is the principle or characteristic that has lead to many of the wrong conclusions by … Continue reading

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Who’s the Liar: Jesus of Nazareth or John the Baptist?

Contradiction #1 This was the first MAJOR contradiction, I came across in my studies.  That in all my knowledge of the word, nothing could justify it.  According to the Old Testament of the Bible, (Malachi 4:5 & Malachi 3:1).  God … Continue reading

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So it Begins….

So Begins my road to the bitter sweet end. Let me tell you what I’m talking about,  My name is  *******, (Sorry, I would rather stay anonymous.)  But I’ve been married for five years, with one kid.   I got saved around … Continue reading

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