When Were the Gospels Written? (and Why It Matters)

By Dr. Dillon Burroughs / March 11, 2020

When were the four Gospels written? Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John are noted as the four books that authoritatively describe the life, ministry, and resurrection of Jesus. However, these writings…

What is the Gospel?

By JA Show Staff / September 19, 2019

Okay, I’ll admit it. I grew up in a Christian home. No, far worse than that, I grew up as a missionary kid, spending my first 18 years with my…

When Did the Wise Men Visit Jesus?

By Dr. Dillon Burroughs / November 27, 2018

The biblical account of the wise men (also called “magi”) is found in Matthew 2. In the account, the wise men arrive in Jerusalem to ask where the “king of the Jews” had been born. It is clear Jesus had already been born by this time.

What Does it Mean to Blaspheme the Holy Spirit?

By Rev. Sam Harris / June 6, 2018

First of all, the word “blasphemy” comes from the Greek word “blasphemia” which means speaking evil against God. According to Acts 5:3-4, Peter tells Ananias that he has “lied to the Holy Spirit…You have not lied to men, but to God.” The Holy Spirit is one of the Persons of the Trinity along with the Father and the Son…

One Way or Many? What Jesus Said About the Way to Heaven

By The John Ankerberg Show / April 19, 2018

Today’s culture often suggests there are many ways to heaven. Is this true? What did Jesus teach about the way a person can reach heaven? Perhaps the clearest teaching Jesus…

Who Saw the Risen Jesus? The 12 Post-Resurrection Appearances of Christ

By The John Ankerberg Show / April 17, 2018

Easter celebrates the resurrection on Sunday morning, the third day following the death of Jesus. No one saw Jesus being resurrected, but Acts 1:3 teaches, “After his suffering, he presented…

Why Do We Celebrate Easter?

By The John Ankerberg Show / March 6, 2018

Why Do We Celebrate Easter? We celebrate Easter because it commemorates the resurrection of Jesus Christ.  Christians believe that Jesus was killed by crucifixion on a Friday and then actually came back…

Was Jesus Really God? Scriptures that show Jesus claimed to be God

By The John Ankerberg Show / December 1, 2016

Was Jesus Really God? Scriptures that show Jesus claimed to be God R.L. Wilson In Matthew 16, Jesus asked his disciples, “Who do people say the Son of Man [referring…

Where in the Bible Does Jesus Claim to be God?

By The John Ankerberg Show / December 1, 2016

Where in the Bible Does Jesus Claim to be God? Jesus Christ is so foundational to Christianity, shouldn’t we know what He claimed? When we consider all the great religious…

Redefining Miracles

By Ricky Bailey / November 11, 2015

Miracles create an interesting study in the Bible and apologetics in general. Most often, when the word “miracle” is mentioned in the Bible, the first thought is the miracles of…


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