APOLOGETICS

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Study of God – Part 4

By The John Ankerberg Show | May 2, 2014

Contents I.Inspiration of Scripture While the revelation of God may come in visions, dreams and direct speech, inspiration is concerned with securing the infallibility of the revelation and placing it…

Study of God – Part 3

By The John Ankerberg Show | April 27, 2014

Contents IV. Anti-Theistic Theories (con’t) E. Dualism: Two opposing forces; good and evil. Manichaean Dualism: From Manes, a Persian, 215-76 A.D. There are two eternally existing spirits, or gods, one…

How to become a Christian

By The John Ankerberg Show | April 11, 2014

By: ATRI Staff; ©2011 Would you like to know how to become a Christian?   You can receive Christ now by faith through prayer (prayer is talking with God). God…

Study of God – Part 2

By The John Ankerberg Show | January 29, 2014

Contents Value of the Cosmological Argument It argues for the existence of an eternal, necessary Being. It argues for the intelligence and power of this Being. It argues that this…

Study of God – Part 1

By The John Ankerberg Show | January 29, 2014

Contents Introductory (Prolegomena, from pro-lego, “Things said before”) Since “the beginning of understanding rests upon precise definitions,” it is necessary to define what is to be discussed. I.Definitions A. Theology…

Why Christianity?

By The John Ankerberg Show | January 20, 2014

“Every tiny part of us cries out against the idea of dying, and hopes to live forever.” (Ugo Betti in Struggle to Dawn (1949)) The Issue of Truth In our increasingly…

Apologetics – Dr. Thomas Figart/Part 5

By The John Ankerberg Show | November 12, 2013

By: Dr. Thomas Figart; ©{{{copyright}}} Luke 4:1 What does it mean for a Christian to be “filled” with the Holy Spirit? What does that look like in a Christian’s life?…

Apologetics – Dr. Thomas Figart/Part 4

By The John Ankerberg Show | November 12, 2013

By: Dr. Thomas Figart; ©{{{copyright}}} Acts 2:4 Speaking in tongues is a spiritual gift which enables the person to speak in a language unknown to the people present locally. Is…

Apologetics – Dr. Thomas Figart/Part 3

By The John Ankerberg Show | November 12, 2013

By: Dr. Thomas Figart; ©{{{copyright}}} Is the practice of exorcism something Christians today should be engaged in? Can a Christian be possessed by demons?   Contents 1 Charismatics – Part…

Can Atheists Justify Being Good Without God?

By The John Ankerberg Show | October 14, 2013

There is a new atheist’s ad out with a picture of Santa Claus and the words: “Why believe in a god? Just be good for goodness sake.” This is clever,…