Biblical Archaeology: 23 New Testament Figures Confirmed

I posted earlier how archaeology has confirmed over 50 real people from the bible.  It was one of the most popular articles published by Biblical Archaeology Review by Lawrence Mykytiuk, associate professor of library science and the history librarian at Purdue University holding a Ph.D. in Hebrew and Semitic Studies and is the author of… Continue reading Biblical Archaeology: 23 New Testament Figures Confirmed

Logic: A Necessary Tool for Truth

Originally posted on Reflections:
As the nonscientist on RTB’s five-person staff scholar team, I sometimes feel like the odd man out. Because I’m a philosopher, I often look at things and think about things very differently than my science colleagues. The questions that I tend to ask, even about science, usually inquire about things from a…

Christian Thinkers 101: A Crash Course on Martin Luther

Originally posted on Reflections:
? Martin Luther is famous for posting his 95 Theses on the door of the Castle Church at Wittenberg and for attempting to reform the Catholic Church, but what exactly did he believe, and what else did he contribute to Christendom? Here’s your crash course on the life and accomplishments of…

Three Christian Classics

Originally posted on Reflections:
When I get a little money, I buy books. And if there is any left over, I buy food. —Desiderius Erasmus, Dutch Renaissance scholar and theologian Reading books has been an obsession of mine since my conversion to Christianity as a college sophomore. I sensed my mind really mattered in serving…

To Read This Week: Around the Apologetics World Wide Web

1. Rapid Response: “You Can’t Be Certain About the Claims of Christianity” J. Warner Wallace, author of Cold-Case Christianity and God’s Crime Scene, continues his Rapid Response series, in which “we tackle common concerns about (and objections to) the Christian worldview by providing short, conversational responses. These posts are designed to model what our answers might look like… Continue reading To Read This Week: Around the Apologetics World Wide Web

Repost: 10 Things You Should Know About Apologetics

Mitch Stokes has written a great piece for crossway.org. “10 Things You Should Know About Apologetics” Dr. Stokes is a senior fellow of philosophy at New St. Andrews College in Moscow, Idaho earning his PhD from the University of Notre Dame under the guidance of Alvin Plantinga.  Stokes also holds degrees in religion and mechanical… Continue reading Repost: 10 Things You Should Know About Apologetics

Christian Thinkers 101: A Crash Course on Blaise Pascal

Originally posted on Reflections:
Did you know that the first digital calculator was invented by a seventeenth-century French mathematician? In his brief time on Earth, Blaise Pascal (1623–1662) wore many hats and left an imprint on both modern science and Christian philosophy that lingers to this day. Here’s your crash course on the life and…