The origin of Christmas. Christmas is celebrated around the Earth on December the 25th and is regarded as a sacred religious holiday by some, and by others as a commercial holiday. People gather as families. There is the exchanging of gifts along with greetings. The commercial side of things really came to the fore during … Continue reading The Origin of Christmas
IS GOD A TRINITY? Is God a Trinity? The nature of God is something that is debated by people from all sorts of backgrounds from the scientific to the religious. It is possible that the first sentence in the Bible is designed to make us stop and think about that question. The first sentence in … Continue reading FACT CHECK – IS GOD A TRINITY?
The claim is made that Jerusalem was destroyed in 607 BCE by King Nebuchadnezzar. This is an important claim to some evangelical organizations who use this is the starting date for their version of Bible prophecy. Nebuchadnezzar, the king of Babylon put down a Judaean revolt in 597 BCE. At that time he took into … Continue reading 607 BCE FACT CHECK
TERM – HELLFIRE There Is NO Such Place as Hell Used by religious leaders for many years. Some teach that at death the wicked are punished in a fiery hell. Originally the popularizing of this idea can be traced to Greek Philosophy. However stories of an underworld are found all around the globe. The wicked … Continue reading The Myth of Hell
ARGUMENT 1914 IS A MARKED YEAR This year has been used by some to argue that the world entered the end times in that year. It is impossible to get to 1914 using any of the arguments used by religions today. Jerusalem was destroyed in 587-586BCE. FACT. 2520 years does not appear in the Bible. … Continue reading The Myth of 1914