I am pumped with the thought of the life to come. It gives me hope for the present life even as my strength and health diminish with time.
Christian History Institute has a new dedicated website at http://www.captivefaith.org and material I sent to them is being used on that site. See my article on Tertullian: http://www.captivefaith.org/cf/tertullians-thought-on-persecution-and-martyrdom/
This morning I was struck by verse 11 of Hebrews 6: “We want each of you to show this same diligence to the very end, so that what you hope for may be fully realized.” (NIV) What were they hoping for? These words were written in the context of Christians being faithful in helping other […]
Our culture says it believes in the material world, with its seen and unseen elements (like gravity, for example) and that the spiritual world (which is usually unseen) is a fantasy, although there are spiritualists who believe in a spiritual world that is a part of the unseen elements of the material world, referring to […]
About Alister McGrath Alister Edgar McGrath is a theologian, priest, intellectual historian, scientist, and Christian apologist. He currently holds the Andreas Idreos Professorship in Science and Religion in the Faculty of Theology and Religion at the University of Oxford, and is Professor of Divinity at Gresham College. He is an Anglican priest, ordained within the […]