Announcing: APOLOGETICS QUICKGUIDE UPDATE: Add several videos on the various religions of the world and soon will be adding a survey of New Religious Movements. Here is the introductory video to the World Religions survey: Along with the series of presentations on the evidence of Christianity (1. Does God Exist? 2. Is the Bible Reliable? 3. Is Jesus God? and 4. Did Jesus Rise from … Continue reading Apologetics Resource: Apologetics Quick Guide
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) this was when God the Father turned his back on Jesus or turned his face away from Him because as He bore the sins of the world and God could not face Him. … Continue reading “My God, My God” Why Do Pastors Misinterpret Me?
As Sean McDowell points out below, Prove the Bible is a site with short videos that offer evidence for the truth of Christianity. Prove the Bible is a storehouse of apologetic videos categorized by topic such as God, Bible, Jesus, and the Gospel along with a miscellaneous grouping that includes worldviews, ethics, creation, hard topics, etc. Prove the Bible is as substantive as it is … Continue reading Apologetics Resource: Prove the Bible
Several books are about to hit the stores concerning apologetics this October and November. They look very interesting and worth keeping an eye out for them if your are interested in those topics. _____________________________________________________________________________ In Myths and Mistakes in New Testament Textual Criticism In this volume Elijah Hixson and Peter Gurry, along with a team of New Testament textual critics, offer up-to-date, accurate information on … Continue reading Book Notices: On Textual Criticism, History, and Apologetics
Over the past several years there has been a boom in Christian Apologetic animated videos. While there are plenty of apologetic videos from debates, podcasts, presentations, etc., here I want to focus on just those videos that are of high animated quality, relatively short (under 10 minutes), and are focused on Christian apologetics. Over at Prove the Bible, the whole website is videos (live and … Continue reading Apologetic Resource: Animated Apologetic Videos
The guards at the tomb of Jesus has been either much discussed or ignored in apologetical discourse around the resurrection of Jesus. For example, here is William Lane Craig answering a question about the guards at the tomb: Dr. Timothy McGrew, professor of philosophy at Western Michigan University, has a thorough response to the challenge of Matthew’s veracity concerning the resurrection as it pertains to … Continue reading Guards at the Tomb: Historical Inquiry and Resurrection Apologetics
Dr. William Lane Craig of Reasonable Faith, Houston Baptist University, and Biola University, has just released his new videos on the resurrection. Share them on social media: Did Jesus Rise from the Dead?: The Facts Did Jesus Rise from the Dead?: The Explanation There are some great resources on the evidence for the resurrection in addition to these videos. Check them out when … Continue reading Apologetic Resource: Videos on the Resurrection
As planned I am highlighting some useful resources online, in print, conferences, etc. that will help those involved in apologetics. Recently William Lane Craig’s Reasonable Faith has released a new animated video titled “Who Did Jesus Think He Was?” Over the years Craig’s ministry has been publishing some very high quality apologetic videos that are under ten minutes each. These are of great value, quality, … Continue reading Apologetics Resources: New RF Video