Trinity Archive

What is a Cult?, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Prologue: Hank shares a USA Today article about members of the Church of Almighty God cult in China who murdered a woman for not giving them her phone number. In light of this tragedy, Hank, illustrates the difference between a sociological cult and a […]

Q&A: Trinitarianism, the Rapture, and Oneness Pentecostalism

On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast Hank answers questions on the following topics: Is belief in the doctrine of the Trinity necessary for salvation? I don’t see it taught in Scripture. What is your opinion of those who spend so much time discussing the rapture, that they neglect the Great Commission? I was raised in […]

Is God a Moral Monster? with Paul Copan – Part 2

On today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast, Hank welcomes back Dr. Paul Copan to discuss some of the complexities of the Old Testament law. Many people today raise objections to the Bible because they read it anachronistically. Dr. Copan explains how to contextualize these difficult passages. Hank also answers questions on the following topics: Is there […]

Cosmos Reboot, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Prologue: Hank reviews a newspaper article discussing the new television program Cosmos, which is a twenty-first century edition of the original 1980 series with Carl Sagan. Hank uses this article to point out the errors of cosmology apart from God. Questions and Answers: How […]

Losing the Culture War, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Prologue: Hank explains the reason we are losing the culture war is not because of paganism, but because Christians are not being salt and light. In this regard, Hank comments on Alex Rosenberg’s book, The Atheist’s Guide to Reality, and how this kind of […]

The Tree of Life, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Prologue: Hank compares the tree of life in the Garden of Eden which was barred because of sin with the tree of life we see again in the book of Revelation. Hank explains that Jesus died upon a tree that gives eternal life, thus […]

If God Is One, Why Does the Bible Refer to Him in the Plural?

How could the Israelites be fiercely monotheistic and yet refer to their God using the plural word Elohim? First, this cannot be explained away as a “royal plural” or a “plural of majesty.” Hebrew Scriptures never used a first-person plural to refer to any speaker other than God himself (e.g., Genesis 1:26). Furthermore, while the […]

Who Is the “Us” in Genesis 1:26?

Commentators variously refer to the “us” in Genesis 1:26 as angels, a plural of majesty, or a divine plurality. Which interpretation is correct? First, though the Bible pictures God as surrounded by an angelic host who worship him and carry out his commands, there is no biblical basis for suggesting that angels took part in […]

The Power of the Tongue, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Monologue: Hank shares his thoughts on the teaching of John Hagee, who communicates that our words have creative power and can cause illness or death. Hank demonstrates Hagee’s misinterpretation of Proverbs 18:21. Questions and Answers: What is the best way for me to explain […]

Soul Sleep, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Monologue: Hank refutes the unbiblical notion of soul sleep held by many Seventh Day Adventists; showing from Scripture that the soul has continued existence after the death of the body. Questions and Answers: Do the genealogies give us the age of the Earth? Since […]