Does 1 Corinthians 8:4–6 deny or affirm the existence of other gods?
This is commonly taken as an anchor point for proving that other gods do not exist—but in fact, it is saying the opposite.
Why polytheism = pantheism = monism
Pagan religions seem crazy until you understand what motivates them.
Are pictures of Jesus idolatry? Part 2: what were ancient people thinking?
Thinking so is an understandably venerable Reformed tradition which strikes me as naive and legalistic on several levels. Here, I look at why ancient peoples created idols to worship, and how this radically affects our understanding of the second commandment.
3 reasons why Christianity + prayer to the saints = pagan polytheism
Unfortunate for Roman Catholic claims about being the One True Church that Christ Founded.