1. Jonathan95

    Christians Struggling with what is Seen as Contradictions in Scripture

    How would you encourage new or maybe even long time believers who struggle with hard sayings in Scripture. If we were to look online I'm sure there are many cults and atheistic movements dedicated to flooding their websites with "Contradictions" in the Bible. If a believer runs into these or...
  2. Jonathan95

    Interpretation of Matthew 24:34

    Mt 24:34 Verily I say unto you, This generation shall not pass, till all these things be fulfilled. Does it follow that this text also means: 'This generation will pass once these things are fulfilled'? I ask because after I read through this chapter I found myself noticing that this verse...
  3. Travis Fentiman

    What Hour was Christ Crucified?

    Two well known Christians have recently left Christianity, in part citing as a reason contradictions in the Bible. If Christianity is a farce, or is true, it is better to find out now rather than later. One of the most notable and difficult seeming discrepancies in the New Testament is that Mk...
  4. Von

    Contradiction VS Paradox

    We believe that the Bible contains no contradictions. Subsequently any (seeming) contradiction is usually deemed a "paradox" (ie both truths being equally true, even though they seem to be contradicting each other). But we consider the (seeming contradictory) truths in dispute to be of a...
  5. Jonathan95

    How do you solve the "error" of Matthew 27:9?

    Matt 27:9 Then that which was spoken through Jeremiah the prophet was fulfilled: “they took the thirty pieces of silver, the price of the one whose price had been set by the sons of Israel; 10 they gave them for the Potter’s Field, as the Lord directed me.” In this verse lies an apparent...