Tag: Purpose

CAREFULLY DEFINING THE ISSUES

CAREFULLY DEFINING THE ISSUES

There is no question that Christians have attributed things to the Bible that it never attributes to itself. Ignorance of the Bible’s authors, its historical context, languages, canon, and overall purpose has led to all sorts of odd claims about the Bible down through church history. Claims that the Bible is a handbook to nuclear … Continue reading CAREFULLY DEFINING THE ISSUES

The Infallibility of Apostolic Tradition

The Infallibility of Apostolic Tradition

The Council of Trent emphatically proclaimed that the Bible alone is not sufficient for faith and morals. God has ordained tradition in addition to the Bible to faithfully guide the church. Infallible guidance in interpreting the Bible comes from the church. One of the criteria used to determine this is the “unanimous consent of the … Continue reading The Infallibility of Apostolic Tradition

How do you change minds?

How do you change minds?

***Warning this is only for people who call themselves “Followers of Christ”*** All week the news has been flooded with race hate, racism, and indignation (both real and fake). I have seen people who I usually listen to about how Christian should act in society lose their mind. Why because fallen people behave fallen? Because … Continue reading How do you change minds?