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What about the Intermediate State in 2 Corinthians 5:6-8? Problem Texts for Holistic Eschatology, Part 4

The core hope of New Testament eschatology is the resurrection of the body and a renewed earth. This is the central argument of my book… 1,789 more words


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Examining 2 Corinthians 5:6-8 for an intermediate state

Does the Bible teach there is an intermediate state between death and resurrection? Biblical scholar J. Richard Middleton takes on a popular proof text for this belief.

Theology Thursdays - Evil Knows That it is All About Power

Jesus Casts Out an Evil Spirit

21 Jesus and his companions went to the town of Capernaum. When the Sabbath day came, he went into the synagogue and began to teach.

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God's Nature

A Reply to N. T. Wright | Eclectic Orthodoxy

This is an enjoyable scholarly dust up. David Bentley Hart’s controversial new translation of the New Testament has risen to number 4 on Amazon’s list of best-selling Bibles… 31 more words


The One God

As it was explained in the presentation by Old Testament scholar Mark Smith, monotheism is a term that needs to be nuanced. First of all monotheism is a polyvalent term. 762 more words

Bible Study

The Meanings of History

IThe question of history is very important to Christianity but what is history? In the following presentation, N.T. Wright examines the various nuances of the polyvalent word and how it affects our understanding of God and the Bible. 80 more words

Bible Study

Advent for Everyone by: N.T. Wright

Advent for Everyone by N.T. Wright
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Only when we remind ourselves of God’s holiness do we fully appreciate the significance what Jesus achieved. 148 more words


Happy (Calvinist) Christmas

Happy (Calvinist) Christmas!


If you are reading this on Christmas Day – Happy Christmas….now get off your computer/phone and go and do something less boring instead – like eating turkey, watching the Queens speech or washing those dishes!   1,636 more words

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