Denotative Dominance

I recently wrote about an approach to reading the Bible called Moderate Literalism. This article expands that approach with a hermeneutic I am calling Denotative Dominance. The idea is about the proper ascertainment of the meaning of words used in scripture. I propose the following ordering is ideal: When scripture defines its own terms, the … Read more Denotative Dominance

Evolution Vs God (Video’s Title, Not My View, Worth Watching)

Earlier today my friend John Taylor Hill told me about the new video from the makers of “180” called “Evolution vs God.” My view is not one of evolution vs God. I find it very possible that they both exist. I am open to both old and young earth interpretations of the Genesis account in … Read more Evolution Vs God (Video’s Title, Not My View, Worth Watching)

The Genesis 1:1 Apology and Mathematical Trust

“If the first verse is true the rest of the Bible is at least believable.” That is a phrase often used by Christian apologist and radio show host Frank Turek. I have worked this idea into a very robust and widely useful philosophical point in defense of the Christian faith. I think Turek was getting … Read more The Genesis 1:1 Apology and Mathematical Trust