"In recent years, the notion that Christianity simply baptized pagan deities and applied their characteristics to Jesus of Nazareth has found a new following. What has caused this shift? How could the idea that there is nothing unique in Christianity gain a footing today? A combination of factors contributed to this resurgence. The postmodern interest in spirituality, coupled with its increasing lack of historical grounding, has been the main ingredient. But the icing on the cake is ready access to unfiltered information via the Internet and the influential power of this medium. The result is junk food for the mind — a pseudo intellectual meal that is as easy to swallow as it is devoid of substance."
- H. Ed Komoszewski, M. James Sawyer, and Daniel B. Wallace
From the Complete Bible Answer Book
Must women be silent in church? The following words by the apostle Paul are frequently used to denigrate the Bible as sexist—“I do not permit a woman to teach or to have authority over a man; she must be silent. For Adam was formed first, then Eve. And Adam was not the one deceived; it […]Read More >