THEOLOGY Archive

Can People of Science Be People of Scripture?

The realization that revelation is key to knowledge led medieval thinkers to crown theology “Queen of the Sciences.” Peter Paul Rubens elegantly illustrated this truth in a seventeenth-century painting entitled The Triumph of the Eucharist. Standing in a chariot propelled by angelic beings was Theology. Walking alongside were Philosophy, a wise and grizzled veteran, and […]

Why should I believe in hell?

The horrors of hell are such that they cause us to instinctively recoil in disbelief and doubt. Yet, there are compelling reasons that should cause us to erase such doubt from our minds. First, Christ, the Creator of the cosmos, clearly communicated hell’s irrevocable reality. He spent more time talking about hell than He did […]

Understanding Social Media

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This article first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume 33, number 03 (2010). For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/. SYNOPSIS Social media are growing explosively and are changing the way people around the globe think of friendship and community. While media such as Facebook offer us […]

The Bondage Maker: Examining The Message and Method of Neil T. Anderson. Part Three: Spiritual Warfare and the Seven “Steps to Freedom.”‘

This article first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume 21, number 3 (1998). For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org Summary: The Problems at a Glance Further problems with Neil T. Anderson’s spiritual warfare teachings include his emphasis on his seven “steps to freedom” to the extent […]