Search:

Type: Posts; User: lee_merrill

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.04 seconds.

  1. And is there a prophecy about Buddhism...

    And is there a prophecy about Buddhism prospering? There is in fact a prophecy about other religions failing:

    “Tell them this: ‘These gods, who did not make the heavens and the earth, will perish...
  2. That's fine, I was wanting to focus on "I will...

    That's fine, I was wanting to focus on "I will build my church..."

    Blessings,
    Lee
  3. The good news goes on, by radio waves or by sound...

    The good news goes on, by radio waves or by sound waves!

    Blessings,
    Lee
  4. Fulfilled prophecy- I will build my church

    "And I tell you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of Hades will not overcome it." (Mt. 16:18)

    “There is no greater drama in human record than the sight of...
  5. Replies
    62
    Views
    1,518

    "This is the disciple who testifies to these...

    "This is the disciple who testifies to these things and who wrote them down." That could hardly be clearer, this is the author of the gospel, claiming to be an eyewitness. As here:

    "The man who...
  6. Replies
    62
    Views
    1,518

    Well, how about this verse? "This is the...

    Well, how about this verse?

    "This is the disciple who testifies to these things and who wrote them down. We know that his testimony is true." (John 21:24)


    Yet these later(!) epistles have...
  7. Replies
    62
    Views
    1,518

    Yes, but they say that Jesus was replaced by...

    Yes, but they say that Jesus was replaced by somebody else. This does not seem so likely as the Christian explanation, Wallace would I think say that the best explanation if you accept the...
  8. Replies
    62
    Views
    1,518

    "That which was from the beginning, which we have...

    "That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked at and our hands have touched—this we proclaim concerning the Word of life. The life...
  9. But a little chirality is not what is required,...

    But a little chirality is not what is required, major chirality (or even homochirality, one wrong-handed molecule in the chain spoils it) is needed.

    Blessings,
    Lee
  10. Replies
    55
    Views
    1,310

    The most promising energy production, that of...

    The most promising energy production, that of proton transport, finds its most likely candidate in hydrothermal vents, yet the power there is much less than the power that is required by cells.

    ...
  11. Replies
    7
    Views
    331

    This is saying some will welcome and listen to...

    This is saying some will welcome and listen to you, and some will not. But the question remains, is it true that God hardens people, lest they turn and be healed? That salvation is ultimately the...
  12. Replies
    55
    Views
    1,310

    But that's not what is being said. That is...

    But that's not what is being said.


    That is sheer speculation, though.

    Blessings,
    Lee
  13. Replies
    55
    Views
    1,310

    How is this cherry-picking, though? Yes, we...

    How is this cherry-picking, though?


    Yes, we are beginning with the primitive simple pre-life forms of the hydrothermal vents. What is being argued is that the most promising energy source, the...
  14. Replies
    7
    Views
    331

    Well, blinding them seems to have been the...

    Well, blinding them seems to have been the purpose here:

    "Even after Jesus had performed so many signs in their presence, they still would not believe in him. This was to fulfill the word of...
  15. Replies
    55
    Views
    1,310

    With Hoyle’s 747 having lumbered down various...

    With Hoyle’s 747 having lumbered down various runways, nearly all origins of life (OOL) researchers came to recognize that the appearance of the first cell could not have been a matter of sheer dumb...
  16. Replies
    55
    Views
    1,310

    But I was taking Miller's starting point, in...

    But I was taking Miller's starting point, in hydrothermal vents.

    Blessings,
    Lee
  17. Replies
    62
    Views
    1,518

    Well, the claim that Jesus rose from the dead is...

    Well, the claim that Jesus rose from the dead is early (see 1 Cor. 15:3-8). And all the early Jewish leaders would have had to do to refute this claim was to produce the body!


    But he mentions...
  18. Replies
    62
    Views
    1,518

    So do you deny the existence of the supernatural?...

    So do you deny the existence of the supernatural? Starting with that assumption, you will accept any natural explanation, such as group hallucinations, however implausible.

    Blessings,
    Lee
  19. Replies
    62
    Views
    1,518

    So which alternative do you adopt? I would...

    So which alternative do you adopt? I would maintain with Wallace that no alternative explanation fits the facts better than the resurrection of Jesus, once the possibility of the supernatural is...
  20. Replies
    62
    Views
    1,518

    Fair enough, and groups of people claimed to see...

    Fair enough, and groups of people claimed to see Christ risen, and group hallucinations are unlikely.


    Though we cannot just discount the accounts of their deaths as legendary without further...
  21. Replies
    62
    Views
    1,518

    The reason people reject the resurrection

    I am reading J. Warner Wallace's "Cold Case Christianity", and was struck by the fact that the one reason people reject the resurrection of Jesus is because of a rejection of the supernatural. Once...
  22. Replies
    7
    Views
    331

    I believe that God chooses in salvation,...

    I believe that God chooses in salvation, ultimately, not us, all the analogies of salvation are passive on our part (new birth, creation, etc.).

    “The great destroyer of man is the will of man. I...
  23. Replies
    6
    Views
    460

    Eric Metaxas interviews Ravi...

    Eric Metaxas interviews Ravi about his life and ministry...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0LfmEVJ1d_k
  24. Replies
    55
    Views
    1,310

    Well, that may be, but see the quote by Harold...

    Well, that may be, but see the quote by Harold Morowitz the biophysicist above.


    I believe England could be characterized as a biophysicist:

    England earned a bachelor's degree in biochemistry...
  25. Replies
    55
    Views
    1,310

    Well, it was apparently early in the history of...

    Well, it was apparently early in the history of life:

    The evolution of ATP synthase is thought to have been modular whereby two functionally independent subunits became associated and gained new...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4