Olivet Discourse Archive

The Flying Spaghetti Monster, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Prologue: Hank discusses the aim of new atheists to present theism as a backward superstition held by rednecks and suicide bombers. One of the ways theism has been caricatured is the Flying Spaghetti Monster, which became an internet phenomenon and is an attempt by […]

Refuting Reza Aslan, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Monologue: Hank refutes the erroneous, ahistorical claims of Reza Aslan’s book, Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth. Questions and Answers: Is the Olivet Discourse only about the destruction of Jerusalem and not also about the second coming of Christ? What are […]

Hank Hanegraaff with Special Guest, Dr. John McAteer

On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast, Hank welcomes Dr. John McAteer to discuss his article in the current edition of the Christian Research Journal entitled, “Javert is “Right”: The Demonization of Conservatism in Les Misérables“. Hank also answers questions on the following topics: Can you explain what “this generation” means in Matthew chapter 24? Jesus […]

Which generation is “this generation”?

In the Olivet Discourse, Jesus said, “I tell you the truth, this generation will certainly not pass away until all these things have happened” (Matthew 24:34). Which generation did Jesus have in mind? First, when Jesus says, “this generation,” this means this. This does not mean that. The phrase “this generation” appears multiple times in […]

What Foundation Are You Laying for Christ?

One of the resources that we have available for those that make a donation to the Christian Research Institute is a booklet on rewards. Rewards are not commonly talked about in contemporary sermons but they were common fare in the sermons of Jesus Christ. We see this in the Olivet Discourse, in the Book of […]