Stress-testing the
mind of Christ

Where an abrasive ex-South African marketing expert rams Christianity into other worldviews at high speed

What is being born of water in John 3:5?

Is it baptism, amniotic fluid, or is John tracing a trajectory of Old Testament allusion and physical metaphor?

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Are the first and second commandments morally distinguishable?

It’s a bit of a trick question when I ask it.

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Prelapsarian predation, part 3: wildness in Genesis 1-2

Were animals bitey before the Fall? Or did they only start munching on each other afterwards? In the third part of this series I look at clues in Genesis 1-2 that reveal a much wilder world than creationists suppose.

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Can we distinguish inspiration from canonization?

The answer might not be as obvious as you think.

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If the New Testament says Lord instead of Yahweh, why shouldn’t we?

A good question that leads to some unexpected problems.

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Should women wear head coverings?

For what it’s worth, this is why I don’t read the Gospel Coalition.

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Why I love the name Yahweh like I love the name Jesus

If you find it off-putting when Christians speak of Yahweh instead of the LORD, this testimony is for you.

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