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It is a quite common cost towards the Bible. However is it primarily based on actuality? “Why should anyone see Jesus as being distinct from the pagan gods? Could it be that the New Testament stories of Jesus represent the fictive myth of an ancient mystery cult that’s survived for 2,000 years? Or is there something different about the accounts of Jesus’s time on earth?”
How do you steal a jet and get away with it? Like this, I suppose…
I suppose this could be labeled a piece of affection and affection!
I stay absolutely dedicated to baptist theology. But I nonetheless loved studying this brother’s lengthy and deliberate journey to Presbyterian convictions.
Clearly you need to by no means say “Jesus H. Christ” because it blasphemously misuses the Lord’s identify. However it’s nonetheless attention-grabbing to know the place the reasonably odd exclamation got here from. “Eventually, the phrase ‘Jesus H. Christ’ became something of a joke and it began to be used as a mild expletive. In his autobiography, the American author Mark Twain (a.k.a. Samuel Langhorne Clemens; lived 1835–1910) observed that the phrase was already in common use when he was still a young lad.”
John Piper solutions a really troublesome query.
Right here’s one for the fathers.
The Bible guides us to its objective and energy by way of the numerous metaphors it makes use of to explain itself. Here’s a fairly good assortment of them.
Wherever the Holy Spirit dwells, His presence creates a starvation for holiness. —Donald Whitney