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Brian Zahnd on the Book of Revelation

An enormous amount of the Book of Revelation is a scathing, prophetic critique of the cult of emperor worship and a warning to Christians living in the Empire not to get caught up in it.

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What Brought Jesus the First Time? An Axe?

“Even now the axe of God’s judgement is poised, ready to sever the roots of the trees.” (Luke 3:9a) (John the Baptist declaring the time! Preparing the way for Christ!) 1,208 more words

Anticipation of Star Wars!

My wife and I see “Star Wars” tomorrow. I’ve waited 40 years for this episode!

We were married on April 2, 1977. In May of 1977 we saw the very first movie of Star Wars! 1,258 more words

Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God, Part 3: Hell and How to Get There

This is the third part of my review of Brian Zahnd’s book Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God. If you are interested, you can find the first part… 2,009 more words

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Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God, Part 2: Who really killed Jesus?

This is the second part of my review of Brian Zahnd’s book Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God. If you are interested, you can find the first part… 1,859 more words

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Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God: Part One

I recently picked up Brian Zahnd’s new book, Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God. The title of his book is a play on the title of Jonathan Edwards’ most famous sermon, “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God.” That sermon, as the title might lead you to expect, portrays God as a wrathful deity who abhors his creation and is more than willing to punish sinners through eternal torture. 1,712 more words

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