Tag Archives: Problem of Evil

The Great Mystery

Where there is no vision, the people perish (Proverbs 29:18) While taking a psychology class in college, I remember reading something interesting.  The article talked about suicide rates in forced labour camps.  It said that the highest suicide rate among … Continue reading

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Principles for Interpreting the Old Testament

Now go and smite Amalek, and utterly destroy all that they have, and spare them not; but slay both man and woman, infant and suckling, ox and sheep, camel and ass. (1 Samuel 15:3) While watching a Christian video on … Continue reading

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The Problem of Evil: The Four Catalysts

In a previous essay, we discussed God’s purpose in this world.  We argued that God is trying to show us our need of his love and forgiveness in order that we might accept his assistance and become true children of … Continue reading

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Bad Theology Part 2: The Purpose of this World

In the previous essay, we discussed a foundational error in the theology of the Christian church.  In that essay, we discussed a doctrine that I call the Supremacy of Jesus Christ and explained that the church of Christ has denied … Continue reading

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Bad Theology Part 1: Adam in the Garden

This post is an example of the tremendous anger that I had toward the church of Jesus Christ for many years.  Even its dying embers exhibited an enormous pride and hostility, may the Lord forgive me.  I was going to … Continue reading

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The Great Stink

I walked past an open sewer the other day and caught the scent of something truly malodorous. As I hastened past the construction site, I was reminded of an episode of a great BBC special “The Seven Wonders of the … Continue reading

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