Monthly Archives: September 2014

Who is not against you is for you

John answered, “Master, we saw someone casting out demons in your name, and we tried to stop him, because he does not follow with us.” But Jesus said to him, “Do not stop him, for the one who is not … Continue reading

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Which of them was the greatest?

An argument arose among them as to which of them was the greatest. But Jesus, knowing the reasoning of their hearts, took a child and put him by his side and said to them, “Whoever receives this child in my … Continue reading

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They did not understand this saying

But while they were all marveling at everything he was doing, Jesus said to his disciples, “Let these words sink into your ears: The Son of Man is about to be delivered into the hands of men.” But they did … Continue reading

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O faithless and twisted generation

On the next day, when they had come down from the mountain, a great crowd met him. And behold, a man from the crowd cried out, “Teacher, I beg you to look at my son, for he is my only … Continue reading

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Does Dispensationalism Teach Two Modes of Salvation?

Originally posted on Thomistic Bent:
I periodically hear from Christian circles the accusation that dispensationalism teaches two modes of salvation, one for Israel and another for gentiles and the church. Dispensationalism is a way of viewing theology, and can be…

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The Transfiguration

Now about eight days after these sayings he took with him Peter and John and James and went up on the mountain to pray. And as he was praying, the appearance of his face was altered, and his clothing became … Continue reading

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I tell you truly

But I tell you truly, there are some standing here who will not taste death until they see the kingdom of God.” Luke 9:27 Jesus has been talking to His disciples asking them who the people said He was and … Continue reading

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Take up his cross daily and follow me

And he said to all, “If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me. For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my … Continue reading

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Questions of the Mind Applied to the Kalam Argument

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I recently saw a person in an online philosophy discussion pose the question “Can we prove that logic applies to reality?” Such are questions that give philosophers a bad name amongst non-philosophers who view topics like this…

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The Son of Man must suffer

And he strictly charged and commanded them to tell this to no one, saying, “The Son of Man must suffer many things and be rejected by the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and on the third … Continue reading

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