Category: Bible

bible

The Bible Is Often Very Imprecise about Things

Most Christians are well aware that although the Bible is divinely inspired, this hasn’t stopped its human authors from expressing their own writing styles.  What Christians often fail...

Did They Have a Reason to Lie?

Did They Have a Reason to Lie?

Most of what we know about Jesus of Nazareth comes from the New Testament gospels and Paul’s epistles. We can verify that these accounts are historically reliable through...

age

Age of the Human Race

How old is the human race? Millions of years or – as the Bible claims – much, much younger than that? The advance of genetics allows new techniques...

canon

Canon of the New Testament

How was the list of books (the canon) we now know as ‘the New Testament’ put together? The canon of the Bible was determined through early implicit acceptance...

septuagint

Septuagint or LXX

When was the Old Testament written and were the texts accurately preserved? The Septuagint gives us important information to establish a firm latest date for the existence of...

bible translations

Translations of the Bible-Original Text

The Bible: Original Text versus Translations Why are there so many different English Bibles translations? Does that imply that there is no reliable original Bible text preserved? Or...