Plato’s Influence on Christianity

For centuries now, scholars have recognized Plato’s influence on early Christian theologians. From the Apostle Paul to Justin Martyr, to Augustine of Hippo, all seem to have been affected in one way or another by Plato and his teachings. Many scholars seem to believe that Plato’s view of objective truth and reality affected the Apostles perception of the very nature of God.

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December 27, 2016  /  Comments Off

“Merry Christmas” versus “Happy Holiday”

Since the 1960’s, American culture has been trending toward secularization. So it shouldn’t surprise anyone that we’re currently embroiled in a national debate over whether retailers (and others) should wish shoppers a Merry Christmas or a Happy Holiday.

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December 15, 2016  /  Comments Off

Hypocrisy Knows No Bounds

Hypocrisy is commonly cited as a reason for not attending church. Admittedly, hypocrisy is not hard to find in church. But in reality, hypocrisy is not hard to find anywhere.

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November 4, 2016  /  Comments Off