I am a young new believer in Christ but I have some doubts with my faith. I am African American so my ancestry runs into slavery at some point along the way. I know that the bible does not support the idea that people from European descent are not superior to other ethnicities but I … More How can we trust the Bible when it permitted slavery?
Can you give me short explanation on how can we be sure that every book in the Bible is inspired by God?
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?
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?