Biblical Archaeology: Ring of Pontius Pilate Discovered

A ring found 50 years ago has just recently been deciphered to bear the inscription of Pontius Pilate’s name, the Roman prefect of the Roman province of Judaea, serving under Emperor Tiberius from AD 26/27 to 36/37 during the time of Jesus. The ring was found amongst thousands of other artifacts in 1968-69 excavations at Herod’s burial… Continue reading Biblical Archaeology: Ring of Pontius Pilate Discovered

“My God, My God” Why Do Pastors Misinterpret Me?

I am sure you have heard that when Jesus cried out in a loud voice from the cross saying “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” (Mark 15:33-34; Matthew 27:45-46) that this was when God the father turned his back on Jesus because as He bore the sins of the world and God… Continue reading “My God, My God” Why Do Pastors Misinterpret Me?

Science Series: Book Notice – “Unbelievable”

New book out titled Unbelievable: 7 Myths About the History and Future of Science and Religion by Michael Keas.  Michael Keas earned a PhD in the history of science from the University of Oklahoma, and is adjunct professor of the history and philosophy of science at Biola University.  The book covers much of what I have… Continue reading Science Series: Book Notice – “Unbelievable”

Book Notice: “Stand Firm: Apologetics and the Brilliance of the Gospel”

A new book in apologetics is being released today: Stand Firm: Apologetics and the Brilliance of the Gospel by Paul M. Gould, Travis Dickinson, R. Keith Loftin: Gould, Dickinson, and Loftin make are professors at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.  They have been putting together an annual apologetics conference at the Seminary for several years also called “Stand… Continue reading Book Notice: “Stand Firm: Apologetics and the Brilliance of the Gospel”