Dr howard davis's Blog (3)

Nazareth did not exist arguement

This to me regardless of whether or not Jesus lived there is incorrect logic. Well, up to now no city or hamlet has been uncovered that can be the Nazareth mentioned in the NT and during the first century so therefore it must not exist, etc.

There have been cities once denied by authorities of antiquity as being 'mythic' then later were discovered.

Instead of overtly denying this place existed during the proper time frame why not say up until now no…

Continue

Added by dr howard davis on July 24, 2013 at 8:00pm — 34 Comments

atheists Christains

Henry !

Great post!You should be a writer as you express yourself well! Now,one of my not so good posts ! The early Christians were not 'persecuted' per se - they were slaughtered/tortured -even whole families-by the millions over hundreds of years. I have researched history and taught this subject many years ago.

My context was in reference to Roman thought -not ages past. These early believers of Jesus were 'without the gods' of Rome.



To me it is 'not reasonable' to use… Continue

Added by dr howard davis on October 29, 2009 at 6:00pm — 22 Comments

Just some things and Hello too! I think that the ultimate 'test' of the believer and atheist (it was the Christians that were first called atheists or 'without the gods' in the Roman Empire-several …

Just some things and Hello too!



I think that the ultimate 'test' of the believer and atheist (it was the Christians that were first called atheists or 'without the gods' in the Roman Empire-several hundred thousands lost their lives, including whole families because they would not repent on their faith, which was their right just as it is the right of atheists to believe as they wish FYI) is Death.Not a veiled threat as we all face death sooner or later.We are all in it… Continue

Added by dr howard davis on October 26, 2009 at 2:30pm — 15 Comments

© 2021   Created by Rebel.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service