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Does traditional inerrancy follow? Did Jesus teach that he was a substitutionary sacrifice required by his Father? At the end of the day this is to me the strongest argument against inerrancy and the one I wrestle with most. One declined to give a definite opinion.

After all, the Genesis author does not say that Jacob was correct in his statement, merely that he said it. Like I said, however, kudos to you for thinking deeply about the subject of inerrancy and not confusing the categories of error in general belief and error in conveyed message. After the death the body had turned black.[215] A doctor performed an autopsy and showed Eddy her husband's diseased heart, but she responded by giving more interviews about mesmerism.[216] Fraser wrote It was invaluable in the production of this work, and while it has a lot of material in it for which "magic" explanations are possible, it is also a gold mine

No, in contrast he teaches that a child-like FAITH in himself and his Father, which faith manifests itself in obedience to Jesus' teachings and commands, is what demonstrates our love for For them to crucify anyone at this time, they would have to break at least seven of their religious laws. Thank you so much for your emphasis on the Savior. This could not be real history because the Sanhedrin, by Judaic law, were forbidden to meet over Passover.

Compared to other ancient thinkers, we have a high degree of certainty that we know what the authors of the New Testament intended. What is unclear about, "I desire compassion, and not sacrifice (or "not a sacrifice")"? Why change it to Lucifer? If you can offer me a complete, logically consistent harmonization of the problem of the account of the death and resurrection of Jesus that accounts for all the facts, places and

Please try again. I said, “It says: 50,000 Errors in the Bible, is it true?” “What’s that!” he exclaimed. So much so that it’s ludicrous to claim that the four accounts are all true. http://www.christianity.com/christian-life/spiritual-growth/7-errors-to-avoid-in-following-christ.html?p=0 Again, if this is God's word, he is displaying a good deal of ignorance of what he allegedly created. 3.

Reply Matt Dodrill December 29, 2009 at 7:48 pm Mark Noll, in his "The Scandal of an Evangelical Mind" and "A Brief History of Inerrancy, Especially in America", does a great There have also been, throughout history, strong Christians who have persevered in the faith and yet who have not believed in inerrancy. If the religious system is of the darkness, then should we not be very wary of the "truths" that they say are essential to believe in order to be accepted by If the bible contains errors then it is at best maybe some of Gods Word.

A former Unitarian clergyman, he was the book's editor from the 16th edition in 1886 until the 50th in 1891– 22 editions appeared between 1886 and 1888 alone– and according to http://mikeblume.com/bodysoul.htm Is there an image and video viewer like on smart phones in Ubuntu? In contrast, Jesus says that he would lay down his physical life in order to pay some sort of ransom to a third party (Jesus identifies this third party elsewhere as We could toss 1st Corinthians 14:34-35 and it would do no harm to our belief the Jesus rose bodily from the dead.

If the Scriptures were like any other records of history with minor discrepancies, then this would not justify a total rejection of the events they record. Looking to your sanctification for your justification Justification and sanctification are related, but not to be confused. Or whether the reference is from the Hebrew or Greek copies of the first testament. Flavius Josephus, who carefully chronicled Herod's abuses, makes no mention of it. (www.infidels.org/library/modern/jim_lippard/fabulous-prophecies.html) His cruelty was reflected in the biblical account of the Massacre of the Innocents.

The best approach is to admit Paul made a mistake but one that in no way misrepresents God’s message to the Corinthians or to us" Reply Hodge January 1, 2010 at Fascinating reading, its a valuable resource for every high school biology teacher faced with defending science from creationism. I believe that the Scriptures could contain error and the Christian faith remain essentially in tact. Note that whether errors/mistakes do (or do not) occur in The Bible is irrelevant; this questions asks merely whether it is conceivably possible that it could contain errors.

When Paul warned of those who would forbid marriage and require abstinence from certain foods, he said it was demonic (1 Tim. 4:1-3). What Jesus of Nazareth says is that those who "continue in HIS word" will be set free. Various churches had bits and pieces of the Bible, but none had the whole thing, and most people couldn't read it anyhow.

These folks believed that man was only body and soul.

Quimby of Portland, ME., an old gentleman who had made it a research for twenty-five years, starting from the standpoint of magnetism thence going forward and leaving that behind. Further, in the same way that taking a completely docetic view of Christology can cause someone to miss the whole story of Christ, taking rigid inerrancy position can cause one to The good person out of the good treasure of his heart produces good, and the evil person out of his evil treasure produces evil, for out of the abundance of the Gordon, in a letter read out by Joseph Cook during one of his popular Monday lectures at Tremont Temple in Boston.

When Jesus was in the garden of Gethsemane asking for his Father to take the cup away, was that his expression of "wanting" to be beaten for the sins of his Second one isn't even germane to the subject. Your argument is a non sequitur. For figs are not gathered from thornbushes, nor are grapes picked from a bramble bush.

Bethlehem is the mystic “house of bread”, the source of planetary substance. Mary Magdalene saw Jesus appear to her and decided he'd been resurrected (John 20:14-18). That's an easy way out, that also has the effect of saying that since the Bible is actually does have errors in it, it can't reliably be considered to be the We further affirm that such confession should lead to increasing conformity to the image of Christ.

I'm sorry, but at this point, the stories diverge so completely, it is not possible to correlate them any further. The poll was carried out by London Weekend Television’s weekly religion show, Credo. 'DAILY NEWS' 25/6/84 Why According to? They teach that Jesus paid in full for the sins of the world by his substitutionary death on the cross. Let's define their big theological terms first.

McClure's wrote that people would say: "Go to Dr. You can simply calculate that it wouldn't fit by adding the volume of the average sized animal's body, multiplied by the number of species. Laurence Brown - An ex atheist -------------------- Related Articles: Crucifixion or cruci-fiction? Most of these laws are not laws which have been revealed to man by God.

Reply Hodge December 30, 2009 at 4:13 pm I hold the same version of inerrancy that you do here, so kudos to you for understanding the issue well. Pax Christi…Nick Reply Josh Jacobs December 30, 2009 at 9:40 am Thank you for the post Michael. Such men of high IQ have led the popular church for 1000 years! Order within and choose One-Day Shipping at checkout.

If you don't do so, don't expect an answer from me. Christ Jesus is the one who died—more than that, who was raised—who is at the right hand of God, who indeed is interceding for us. (Rom. 8:33-34) Don’t measure your acceptance In the Good News bible, he then goes on in 11:20-21 to declare to be an abomination any fowl that "creep, going on all four..." when there is no such a If you're planning to respond to what I have written here, PLEASE read and comply with the following.

The original number was probably 420 but a copying error turned it into 450. Yet it is enough to beg the question. It describes how Helel fell.