Beauty and Knowledge | Religious Affections Ministries: Conservative Christianity, Worship, Culture, Aesthetics, Classical Education, Homeschooling, Family – Christian Article

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series “Doxology: A Theology of God’s Beauty” Read more posts by using the Table of Contents in the right sidebar. Beauty does not only encourage a pursuit of reality, but beauty encourages a Christian epistemology. It teaches how we know what we know. The Enlightenment project involved pursuing certainty without relying on revelation or authority. If a thinking, knowing subject could be “neutral”, pure reason would lead to truth. This resulted…

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Quick Shot: “Truth cannot be known with any certainty” – Christian Article

Our “Quick Shot” series offers brief answers to common objections to the Christian worldview. Each response is limited to one paragraph. These responses are designed to (1) answer the objection as concisely as possible, (2) challenge the objector to think more deeply about his or her claim, and (3) facilitate a “gospel” conversation. In this article, we’re offering “Quick Shot” responses to the objection, “You can’t be certain about Christianity because truth cannot be known with any certainty.” Response #1:“Are…

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Is belief the most important thing? – Christian Article

//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push(); “The most important thing in lifeis what you believe about God.”— Unnamed Pastor The church was packed full of holiday worshippers: many attending only for the sake of religious tradition. The pastor (rightly hoping to inspire the people to make a more enduring commitment to Christ) encouraged his audience with this simple proclamation: “The most important thing in life is what you believe about God.” Driving away from the service with my three sons…

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John Hughes of P&R Interviews Vern Poythress – Christian Article

The following is an exclusive interview with author Vern Poythress, conducted by John Hughes. Check out other author interviews on P&R’s blog. What led you to write Knowing and the Trinity? How did you become interested in exploring the bible’s teaching on this topic? The origins for the book go back quite a while. For decades John Frame and I have been using triads of perspectives. We think that having more than one perspective on a subject can help to…

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