Is there a better explanation of the facts than the resurrection?

I recently read an article that argued that Jesus did not actually die on the Cross, that it was all a ruse between Jesus and Thomas (the twin) who was supposedly Jesus’s twin according to the Acts of Thomas and the Gospel of Thomas, and that Jesus just appeared afterwards to the Apostles and carried … More Is there a better explanation of the facts than the resurrection?

Why should we think that EVERYthing that begins to exist has a cause?

My question concerns the first premise of the Cosmological argument: Everything that begins to exist has a cause. It is said that this is reasonable to believe because in everyday life we don’t see things just pop up out of nowhere. I think almost any reasonable person would therefore agree that premise one is true … More Why should we think that EVERYthing that begins to exist has a cause?

If we’re saved by faith, why does the Bible teach works?

If we are saved by faith in Jesus’s blood sacrifice, why did Jesus spend his time talking about the way to the kingdom of heaven being loving God and loving your neighbor as yourself. This falls in line with John the Baptist’s message about bearing fruit in keeping with righteousness and trees that bear bad … More If we’re saved by faith, why does the Bible teach works?

God and Science

I have been dialoguing with a friend – who’s an atheist and thinks science is the only way to arrive and conclusive truth. Here some of his views (1) He believes that science – has illuminated our knowledge of the world and has exposed many fallacies ideologies made by Abrahamic religions e.g. Christianity and Islam. … More God and Science