Out With The Old, in With The New? Analysing the Apparent “New Covenant”

Originally posted on D. M. Spence:
Anyone who knows anything about Judaism and Christianity will know that perhaps other than the notion of whether Jesus is the Messiah, arguably one of the most divisive differences between these two religions is the whether Christians are bound by what they call the “Old Covenant.” If you ask…

The Right-Wing Doesn’t Want to Talk About Christian Atrocities, So Let’s Talk About Christian Atrocities

History is full of atrocities committed by Christians for Christ, against not just other religions but against Christian themselves. Source: The Right-Wing Doesn’t Want to Talk About Christian Atrocities, So Let’s Talk About Christian Atrocities

Scientists: Ancient Papyrus That Says Jesus Was Married Is Authentic | Gizmodo Australia

Three teams of scientists at Harvard University, Columbia University, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have concluded that the ancient coptic papyrus that talks about Jesus’ wife is authentic and not a forgery. The Vatican claimed the latter when it was discovered…. Source: Scientists: Ancient Papyrus That Says Jesus Was Married Is Authentic | GizmodoContinue reading “Scientists: Ancient Papyrus That Says Jesus Was Married Is Authentic | Gizmodo Australia”

The limitations of Transcendental Arguments

Originally posted on UseOfReason:
0. Introduction In the very first post on this blog, back in November 2015, I looked at a paper by Michael Butler, which is a first-rate examination of transcendental arguments (TAs) and their relationship to the presuppositional TAG of Van Til, Bahnsen, etc. I recommend reading Butler’s paper closely. Part of…

CHILDREN IN PHILADELPHIA MUSLIM SOCIETY: WE WILL SACRIFICE OURSELVES FOR AL-AQSA; WILL CHOP OFF THEIR HEADS, SUBJECT THEM TO ETERNAL TORTURE | Winds of Jihad

‘Unintended’ ‘Oversight’.  Pull my other leg. The kids were well rehearsed in this “oversight”. Muslim American Society investigating ‘oversight’ following controversial vid… Source: CHILDREN IN PHILADELPHIA MUSLIM SOCIETY: WE WILL SACRIFICE OURSELVES FOR AL-AQSA; WILL CHOP OFF THEIR HEADS, SUBJECT THEM TO ETERNAL TORTURE | Winds of Jihad

History for Atheists or Pandering to Theists? The Difference Between Fact and Interpretation – D. M. Spence

I have been doing this (whatever you want to call this) for over 10 years and I’ve had an online presence for about half of that. In all that time and particularly during my time online, both… Source: History for Atheists or Pandering to Theists? The Difference Between Fact and Interpretation – D. M. Spence

Why religion is bad for society.

A woman in India is beaten and berated by police for having a relationship with a Muslim man. This is why ALL religions are at their core bad for society. They are the antithesis of freedom and HUMAN RIGHTS. They just want to control your life, tell you what to do, what to eat, whatContinue reading “Why religion is bad for society.”