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Does God Demand Ego-Stroking?

Persuading the skeptic that the Christian conception of God makes sense can prove daunting. The concept of God as a “perfect” being seems to stand in stark contrast with passages of the Bible that describe God as desiring – indeed, [Read More]

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Why Separation From God Is Hell

Recent posts on this site have discussed the Christian conception of Hell, as a place of eternal torment. Probably the most difficult doctrine to embrace, the believer must often confront angry responses, and attacks, like one posted by a skeptic [Read More]

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Can A Perfect Being Create The Imperfect?

Among the many challenges that atheists bring are ones based on philosophy, like the following: “If something is perfect, nothing imperfect can come from it. Someone once said that bad fruit cannot come from a good tree, and yet this [Read More]

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Is A Perfect Being Possible?

Many atheists claim that the God described in the Bible is not possible. They raise philosophical challenges meant to show that inherent in the very nature of God are contradictions which make belief in him foolish. This is how a [Read More]

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How Can We Know If God Can Do the Impossible?

As Christians, we’re commanded to love God with all our minds, as well as our hearts and souls. The mind, of course, is the tool we use to make sense of the world. It requires that we use logic and [Read More]

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Why Can’t God Do the Impossible?

Why can’t God do the “impossible?” Doesn’t that prove he is not the perfect being that Christians claim? No, what it proves is that the challenger is, well, challenged when it comes to asking a rational question. The challenge goes [Read More]

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