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The Apostle Paul "Winged It" According To Christian N.T. Scholar, Peter Enns, author of The Sin of Certainty (Scrivenings: Paul Fanaticus Extremis Series)
See previous parts of this series here . According to Christian New Testament scholar, Peter Enns : As I read Romans, I don’t walk away thinking, “My, what a carefully planned out letter.” I think more, “Paul is winging it.” I know that might not seem very ...
As I read Romans, I don't walk away thinking, “My, what a carefully planned out letter.” I think more, “Paul is winging it.” I know that might not seem very reverent, especially since Romans is often thought of as the primo example of Paul at his difficult yet nevertheless logically consistent ...
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"Eyewitness" Reports of Jesus's Resurrection? Or Gospel Trajectories? (A Piece I Wrote Years Ago, When Dr. Gary Habermas and I Were Exchanging Letters)
Concerning Jesus's post-resurrection appearances some apologists contend that we have accurate objective "eyewitness" reports in 1 Cor. 15 and the Gospels and book of Acts. Yet Paul does not give a single detail as to what anyone's eyes "witnessed," not eve...
Concerning Jesus's post-resurrection appearances some apologists contend that we have accurate objective "eyewitness" reports in 1 Cor. 15 and the Gospels and book of Acts. Yet Paul does not give a single detail as to what anyone's eyes "witnessed," not even himself (except for Luke's account of ...
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Prophecy about Jesus? "Mighty God, Everlasting Father" Isaiah 9:6
“ For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. ” Isaiah 9:6 Is the above passage a prophecy concerning the one whom ...
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Evolution of the Human Brain, Past, Present, Future...
Also see Prominent Hominid Fossils Creationist Arguments: Brain Sizes According to THE BIG HISTORY PROJECT concerning the history of the cosmos, life and humans, our distant ancestors in Africa began to move about more as the trees there were replaced by ev...
Also see. Prominent Hominid Fossils · Creationist Arguments: Brain Sizes According to THE BIG HISTORY PROJECT concerning the history of the cosmos, life and humans, our distant ancestors in Africa began to move about more as the trees there were replaced by ever widening grasslands.
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Small shelly animals about 550 million years old from before the "Cambrian Explosion" THE CAMBRIAN EXPLOSION, NO HELP TO I.D.. Even as an I.D. dissenter I agree that the members of each phyla that first "exploded" onto the scene 500 million years ago look very different from one another... today ...
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Looks Like Humans&Apes Share Common Ancestry ADMIT Leading I.D.ists&Creationists (Direct Citations Included)
The evidence for common ancestry is so overwhelming that even the biologist Michael Behe (whose books advocate "intelligent design," and who is a senior member at the Discovery Institute) concurs. Behe wrote in his second book: “Evolution from a common ance...
“Evolution from a common ancestor, via DNA changes, is very well supported” (p. 12). “[O]ne leg of Darwin's theory—common descent—is correct” (p. 65). “The bottom line is this: Common descent is true” (p. 72). “Despite some remaining puzzles, there's no reason to doubt that Darwin had this point ...
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An Evangelical Christian NT scholar is making plain admissions about Paul's scrambled use of the OT:  http://www.peteenns.com/paul-it-looks-like-hes-sort-of-winging-it/
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Sorry Creationists, Death Existed Since "The Beginning"
I used to be a young-earth creationist, but realized I could not defend the idea of "no death before the Fall of Adam and Eve." For instance, plants are alive, their cells have the same basic structures as those in animals, like a nucleus, cytoplasm and cel...
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Flat-Earth Folly by Dave Matson We are as gods compared to the ancients. The ingenious Greeks actually deduced the spherical shape and size of the Earth. But they never dreamed that a day would arrive when astronauts would routinely see the curvature of the Earth, when satellites would ...
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Cambrian Explosion, No Help to I.D.--The Impatience of Intelligent Design Advocates--Agassiz trumps Darwin? (Stephen C. Meyer, Signature in the Cell, Darwin's Doubt, Louis Agassiz, Discovery Institute, Intelligent Design)
In honor of a recent three-way debate between Stephen Meyer of the Discovery Institute and two evolutionists (one of them a Christian), I am sharing the following link to an earlier post I have re-edited and added pics to: Cambrian Explosion, No Help to I.D...
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Lawrence Krauss, Stephen Meyer, Denis Lamoureux: What's Behind it All? Problems with Intelligent Design not discussed by the debaters. Including "The Junk DNA Question," "If I.D. were true," "The Enzyme Fold Fallacy of Douglas Axe," and, "Why I am not an I.D.ist"
The debate can be viewed here . There were stronger responses to I.D. that were not mentioned. I am including them below along with highlighted links to their sources. THE JUNK DNA QUESTION There is a considerable percentage of DNA that still appears to be ...
Lawrence Krauss, Stephen Meyer, Denis Lamoureux: What's Behind it All? Problems with Intelligent Design not discussed by the debaters. Including "The Junk DNA Question," "If I.D. were true," "The Enzyme Fold Fallacy of Douglas Axe," and, "Why I am not an I.D.ist". The debate can be viewed here.
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Edited, Leaving the Fold: Testimonies of Former Fundamentalists (paperback pub. 2003, Prometheus Books), and contributed a chapter titled, "The Cosmology of the Bible" to The Christian Delusion (Prometheus Books, 2010). Also have an assortment of articles at The Secular Web in the modern authors section, and at The Talk Origins Archive, and on a website. 

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