Category Archives: Exegesis

The Bible. What is it good for?

As is his wont, my King James Bible believing Dispensationalist libertarian Christian co-blogger Tim tagged me in his post (of the above image) on Facebook. šŸ™‚ Be sure to get your doctrine from the Bible, not the traditions of man! … Continue reading

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The Word of God is inerrant. His scribes, not so much.

Jesus is inerrant, but the Bible isn’t. Anyone who’s spent any time in serious study of the Bible (or even someone who’s only delved into it intermittently) will have discovered, for themselves, apparent contradictions, of which there are very, very … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Timothy, Dispensationalism, Eternal Vigilance, Exegesis, Ezekiel, Faith, Grace, Keeping It Real, King James Bible, Love, Matthew, Proverbs, Psalms, Rationality, Religious Toleration, Riddles, Righteous Rants, Salvation, Satan Laughing Spreads His Wings | 7 Comments

I came not to bring peace, but a sword

This is #4 in a series of posts on heavy metal and hard rock musicians who weren’t Christians when they started out on their careers but who made the choice to give their lives over to Jesus later down the … Continue reading

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Frantic disembowelment

Judas Iscariot was one of the original Twelve Disciples. He betrayed Jesus to the Jewish religious authorities for the sum of thirty pieces of silver. We all know what happened next. Jesus was crucified. But what happened to Judas? The … Continue reading

Posted in Acts, Cannibal Corpse, Exegesis, Matthew, Quandaries, Rob Scallon, Truth | 2 Comments

He that hath seen me

For an entertaining exercise, name the third person of the Unholy Trinity. Who is it? Mini-Me? Fat Bastard? Frau Farbissina? Or … ? Brian Leftow on ā€œOne Person Christologyā€ is Glenn Peoples’ latest blog post. How can a Chalcedonian Christology … Continue reading

Posted in Domesticated Primates, Exegesis, Jesus FTW!, John, Logic, Memes, Personal Identity, Philosophy of Mind | 12 Comments

Thou shalt THINK

I noticed something interesting about the Great Commandment. The first and great commandment is stated in the Gospel of Matthew Master, which is the great commandment in the law? Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God … Continue reading

Posted in Deuteronomy, Exegesis, King James Bible, Luke, Mark, Matthew | 6 Comments

O ye of little faith

(P1) If you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, ā€˜Move from here to there,ā€™ and it will move. (NIV) (P2) You cannot move mountains from here to there. Therefore, (C) Your faith … Continue reading

Posted in Exegesis, Faith, Matthew | 4 Comments

St. Matthew-in-the-City

I find the latest billboard from Auckland Anglican church St. Matthew-in-the-City offensive. I’m not someone who usually gets offended. My motto is, “Take drugs, not umbrage.” But I’m starting to feel like I’m missing out. So, just for once, I … Continue reading

Posted in Exegesis, Gay, Humour | 5 Comments

So, yeah.

Posted in Exegesis, Genesis, Humour | 3 Comments

Take the number you’ve chosen

Posted in Eschatology, Exegesis, Gospel music, Impending Doom, Keep it Metal!, Revelation | Leave a comment