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Is The Benedict Option a Live Option?

  This review first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume 40, number 04 (2017). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/   a book review of The Benedict Option:   A Strategy for […]

Is a Pro-life Hermenutic Possible

This article first appeared in the Practical Hermeneutics column of the Christian Research Journal, volume 40, number 04 (2017). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ The entire Christian tradition has rejected the practice of […]

That “Nones” May Not Perish

This article first appeared in the Effective Evangelism column of the Christian Research Journal, volume 40, number 04 (2017).  The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ The church is facing ominous times. Science, culture, and […]

Boy Erased Movie Review

  A movie review of Boy Erased Directed by Joel Edgerton (Focus Features, 2018) (Rated R, 2018) Ministry to Homosexuals on Trial at a Theater Near You: A Review of the Film Boy Erased   The 1982 film Frances was a harrowing account of actress Frances Farmer’s ordeal in the 1940s when she was diagnosed […]

Defending the Biblical View of Sexuality

This article first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume 40, number 04 (2017). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ One of the frustrations encountered by Christians trying to maintain a consistent witness today is that […]

Jean-Paul Satre And The Resurgence Of Existentialism

This article first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume 40, number 04 (2017). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ Existentialism was a philosophy that I, as a young apologist, needed to answer in 1976 and […]

The Jewish Talmud And Its Use For Christian Apologetics

  This article first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume 40, number 04 (2017). The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here. For further information or to subscribe to the Christian Research Journal go to: http://www.equip.org/christian-research-journal/ SYNOPSIS The Talmud is a collection of many ancient rabbinic writings extending back even before […]

Wrestling With The “Gay Christian” Label

  a book review of Single, Gay, Christian: A Personal Journey of Faith and Sexual Identity by Gregory Coles (IVP, 2017)   This review first appeared in the Christian Research Journal, volume 40, number 06 (2017).  The full text of this article in PDF format can be obtained by clicking here.   For further information or to subscribe […]

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