The professor swinging his axe at the foundations of his own university offers a small picture of what is happening on a national level in America. Incoming generations that have inherited great wealth now criticize and deride the predecessors who passed it down. We eat from fields we did not cultivate. We enjoy courts and economics we have not founded, and we (my generation of Americans) are trained to have contempt for those who labored to create what we now freely inherit and enjoy.
The people who are the most free, prosperous, and healthy in world history — as a result of Christian ideas — are now in a position of either ignoring these Christian ideas, mocking them or labeling them as dangerous, ignorant, and backward.
- John S. Dickerson
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 >