How do you get God to send you an angel or have him reveal himself to you? How do you know without a doubt one or both of the things happened to you?
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?
I do have a question about Jesus. I hear skeptics sometimes say that the fulfilled prophecies of Jesus as the messiah were just added in later, they wrote the gospel of Matthew many decades after Jesus died and had plenty of time to build in supposed fulfilled prophecies like the betrayal of Judas for 30 … More How can we know Jesus *really* fulfilled prophecy?
How can Jesus, one person, die for all people on earth?
Aren’t immaterial things caused by material things? Like thought is dependent on the brain and speed is dependent on the object moving. Also there can’t be numbers unless there are objects that can be counted.
My son is 14 years and suddenly he does not believe in the existence of Christ.
I had a question about the soul, which I am having difficulty understanding. Perhaps you could clear it up. I am not sure, aside from Biblical verses, how one can prove the existence of the soul and its relation to the mind. If the soul is one’s personality, why can the personality of a person be … More Why should we believe we have a soul?
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?
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
I’m a junior in high school and, as you would expect, I’m confounded by God’s relation to time. If God creates the universe, time comes into being with the universe and constituent of the universe. If God, in His atemporal state, should create the universe, the universe would have always existed eternally past (since atemporality … More What is God’s relationship to time?