Isaiah 43:10 and the Full Deity of Jesus

You are my witnesses,” declares the Lord, “and my servant whom I have chosen, that you may know and believe me and understand that I am he. Before me no god was formed, nor shall there be any after me. (Isaiah 43:10, ESV) The above citation of Isaiah 43:10 is where the Jehovah’s Witnesses get…

The Inconsistent Richard Dawkins

“For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of men, who by their unrighteousness suppress the truth.” – Romans 1:18 Richard Dawkins has once again shown that high intelligence does not transfer into the ability to understand fundamental truths about ones worldview. In a recent interview, where he explained…

Mr. Mormon, Please Know That You Have No Good Works

Today in class, I took the students over the doctrines of the LDS church. One of the area’s we focused on was the LDS teachings of works righteousness and how being a “good Mormon” equals works of righteousness. No where is this teaching more obviously seen than in 2 Nephi 25:23 which reads; “For we…

Pliny the Younger, Trajan and Jesus as God

It is often proclaimed by Jehovah’s Witnesses and skeptics alike that the deity of Jesus was fabricated at the Council of Nicaea in A.D. 325. This is truly a foolish statement that is unfounded historically and amounts to little more than “sound bite criticism.” Posted below is a letter from Pliny the Younger to Emperor Trajan.…

Objective Morals Equal The Christian God

Here is a good video from J.P. Moreland on objective morality. The only “knock” I have on this video is the underlying methodology that is behind Morelands approach. Without the proper presuppositional understanding being injected into the argument (the Christian Theistic worldview),  the argument is reduced to an argument for “general theism,” rather than Christian Theism.…

Early Trinitarian Quotes

It is often proclaimed that the Doctrine of the Trinity was created at the Council of Nicaea in A.D. 325. This is a totally fallacious claim. Please note a small selection of Trinitarian quotes from the Ante-Nicene fathers. “Do we not have one God and one Christ? Is there not one spirit of Grace poured…