Daily Archives: 3 Oct 2017

I’d Like To Invite You on a Journey…

It’s a journey of the imagination.  Come with me and imagine a world where Christians took Scripture as seriously as gun rights advocates take the Second Amendment…   Indeed, come with me and imagine a world where Christians who advocate … Continue reading

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This Is What the Heresy of Making a God in Your Own Image Looks Like

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Hell is Filled With People Who Offered ‘Thoughts and Prayers’

Thinking good thoughts and offering prayers isn’t the mark of faith.  Being doers of the Word is.  And what does that entail?  Trundle off now and read 1 Corithians 13 and Matthew 25.  That’ll get you started down the right … Continue reading

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Ok What Kind of Wrecklessly Feckless Souls Read the ‘Gospel Coalition’?

What kind of horrid people ‘don’t usually enjoy learning about the past’?  I don’t have anything in common with such creatures.  Indeed, they don’t even exist (as far as I’m concerned).  They’re the sort who don’t have a clue why … Continue reading

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Mark Driscoll’s Hubris (And Patheos’ Silliness) Destroyed by Mockery

In a surprise revelation, pastor Mark Driscoll claimed Tuesday at his new Patheos blog space that he is in fact the author of the book of Hebrews in the New Testament. The once-disgraced, now-returned pastor pointed out many similarities between … Continue reading

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The ‘YouVersion’ Has Admitted to a Terrible Mistake

YouVersion, the popular Bible app used across several mobile platforms, recently added a comment section to each chapter of the Bible, allowing internet users to comment on the Scriptures and interact with one another while partaking in their daily reading. … Continue reading

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America Is Utterly Lost

This country has abandoned truth so thoroughly that even rational argument no longer gains a hearing.  We are the land of fake news, fake Christians, fake politicians, fake breats, fake lips, fake jewelry, and fake government. We have ruined ourselves … Continue reading

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Philosophy? Meh, It’s Mostly Pointless

True faith before all things brings with it true knowledge, and makes us wise indeed. For by faith we know God, and judge aright of the judgments and works of God, of virtues and vices. The wisdom that it brings … Continue reading

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Signs of the Times

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Universalism Summarily and Easily Silenced

Then the devil, who led them astray, was hurled into the lake of fire and sulphur, where the beast and the false prophet are, and their torture will not come to an end, day or night, for ever and ever. … Continue reading

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Let Me Say This Plainly… To All American Christians

The Constitution is not divinely inspired, it did not fall from heaven, and it is not the word of the Lord.  The Second Amendment is not Scripture, nor even Scriptural, and you need to stop acting like it is. Worship … Continue reading

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Knowing When to Stop Praying

What Luther wrote in reference to the clergy also now applies to the government. Our government. In Jeremiah 7 [:16] he said, “As for you, do not pray for this people, or lift up cry or prayer for them, and … Continue reading

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So Patheos Really Doesn’t Care About Theology at All

This is the best reason yet for decent theologians and biblical scholars to get away from Patheos, and verification to me that it was a good decision not to join at their invitation several years back-

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‘Thoughts and Prayers’… What God Thinks of Your ‘Thoughts and Prayers’ When You Could Do Better, But Won’t

“As for you, do not pray for these people. Do not raise up a cry or a prayer on their behalf, for I will not be listening when they call out to Me at the time of their disaster.”  – … Continue reading

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How The Gun Lobby Logic Works

guns don’t kill people, people kill people. guns are weapons. nuclear weapons are weapons nuclear weapons don’t kill people, people kill people everyone who wants nuclear weapons should have as many as they wish. it’s their second amendment right to … Continue reading

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An Interview About a Film About Zwingli

With Anne Walser: Frau Walser, die Firma C-Films plant für dieses Jahr einen Film über Huldrich Zwingli. Wann starten Sie mit den Dreharbeiten? Die eigentlichen Dreharbeiten werden innerhalb von sieben Wochen ab Februar 2018 stattfinden, damit eine Weltpremiere des Filmes … Continue reading

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The Third Day At Marburg

Day Three The next day, Sunday, Oct. 3, [the discsussion] was renewed. Zwingli maintained that a body could not be in different places at once. Luther quoted the Sophists (the Schoolmen) to the effect that there are different kinds of … Continue reading

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A Quite Fair Historical Analysis of the Marburg Fiasco

A careful and dispassionate study of the Sacramental Controversy cannot fail to impress one with the utter needlessness of its disastrous termination, permanently dividing as it did the entire evangelical body into two factions, Lutheran and Reformed, thus crippling through … Continue reading

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