Recently I wrote about the integrity of our Old Testament scriptures. When people tell you that the Bible has been changed many times over the centuries, just politely blow them a raspberry, and direct them to my blog. I'll take it from there... An Assyrian siege-engine attacking the city wall of Lachish. From a huge … Continue reading TRUSTING THE OLD TESTAMENT: ARCHAEOLOGY AND HISTORY
No, dear reader, I haven't mis-spelled a word in my title, I'm just rather partial to puns... Do you ever wish you could read a book or watch a movie in which nothing goes wrong, where nobody gets hurt and there are no problems to solve? I've discussed with my sons the fact that works … Continue reading THE END OF AN IRE
News stories have been published around the world purporting to have evidence of "another" mistake in the Bible. However, once again the "experts" have only shown their bias and their failure to actually read all but one or two Bible verses-if that. This time the "evidence" against the Bible concerns the Canaanites. Researchers believe they've … Continue reading EVIDENCE AGAINST THE BIBLE-OR BIAS?
I know it's very unfashionable to talk about war, but whether you know it or not, and whether you want to be or not, you're in one... One of my mother's more common little adages was this one: "All's fair in love, war and politics". This wasn't part of her personal ethos, but one of … Continue reading ALL’S FAIR IN LOVE,WAR AND POLITICS
A few years ago , while observing the world of politics and the affairs of men, the word ”lawlessness”, in its Biblical sense, began to pop into my mind... Recently I've noticed several Christians commentators using the same word to help define the spirit of our times. Anyone who's missed the proliferation of lawlessness either isn't looking or … Continue reading LAWLESSNESS, FROM BEGINNING TO END