The Bible’s Dark Ages

What happened during the Bible’s Dark Ages, the period from the original documents to our oldest manuscripts? What kinds of monkey business happened during these centuries of turmoil in the early church? We have every reason to suspect that changes happened that we simply have no way of undoing. [Read more…]

What Did the Original Books of the Bible Say? (Part 2)

What do we do with the contradictory passages in our thousands of copies of New Testament manuscripts? Historians have some inventive approaches to finding the most reliable copies, but there’s plenty of room for error. [Read more…]

Daniel’s End Times Prediction: a Skeptical Approach

Let’s take a skeptical approach to the “prophecy” in Daniel 9. If he wasn’t predicting the death and second coming of Jesus, just what was he saying? [Read more…]

Dismantling the Noah Story

The movie didn’t care much about the Bible story, so let’s go to the Bible to see what the Noah story really says. It’s actually two stories. [Read more…]

“Noah” Movie, Based on a True Story

The “Noah” movie was more interesting than I expected. I thought it would be a careful retelling of the Bible story. Nope. [Read more…]

Daniel’s End Times Prediction: Take Two

Want to know how the world will end? Daniel tells us. [Read more…]

Chick Tract: The Movie (Review of “God’s Not Dead”)

See the argument for God reduced to caricature. This movie serves as a pat on the head for the simple Christian in need of a boost to their faith, but if you want meaningful apologetics, look elsewhere. [Read more…]

What Did the Original Books of the Bible Say?

Take a trip back in time to see the obstacles we have in seeing the life of Jesus through the Bible. We’ll peel them back one by one—translations, canonicity, reliable copies, and more. [Read more…]

Daniel’s End Times Prediction

Daniel chapter 9 has a prophecy that many say predicted the birth of Jesus. Let’s take a look. [Read more…]

Liars for Jesus: Does Daniel Predict the Future?

Daniel is given as strong evidence for the accurate prophecy of the Bible. Did Daniel really predict the succession of empires in Mesopotamia? Or did he cheat? [Read more…]