This Past Week in Apologetics – The Week of June 5, 2022 On Wednesday, June 8, 2022, California Representative Ted Lieu gave a one-minute speech in the House intended to criticize recent bills supported by the Republicans that he considered to be against people aligning themselves with LGBTQ. He noted two Washington Post headlines, andContinue reading “TPWIA (06/05/2022): What Jesus Said About Homosexuality”
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Resurrection Sunday – How Can We Believe Jesus Rose from the Dead?
Looking at the evidence and the possibilities, we can conclude that Jesus was actually crucified and died, and that He was then buried in a rich man’s tomb. The Christian claim is that on the day after the Jewish sabbath, or in other words, on Sunday morning, Jesus’ followers went to the tomb only toContinue reading “Resurrection Sunday – How Can We Believe Jesus Rose from the Dead?”
Silent Saturday – Was Jesus Really Buried?
Good Friday shows us that Jesus did actually die on a cross. Skeptics will point out that His death on the cross does not necessitate at all that He was raised from the dead. In seeking to find alternative explanations to the Resurrection, some will look to His burial. Some make the claim that JesusContinue reading “Silent Saturday – Was Jesus Really Buried?”
Good Friday – Did Jesus Really Die?
Christianity lives or dies on a singular premise – that the person Jesus was resurrected from the dead. Anything else that may be said about Jesus or Christianity hinges on this one thing being true. If it is false, Jesus was just a Jewish rabbi, with many thought-provoking teachings along with many false teachings. IfContinue reading “Good Friday – Did Jesus Really Die?”
Apologetics Day 2022
Today has been dubbed Apologetics Day (or Apologetics Awareness Day) because the date matches the most direct command in Scripture to do the work of apologetics, I Peter 3:15. Apologetics is the work of answering questions. Christianity, “the hope that is in you,” is so different from the world that it necessarily prompts questions. ManyContinue reading “Apologetics Day 2022”