Tagged: Apologetics

The Real History of the Crusades

Often, when I am discussing the violent teachings of the Islamic faith, someone will counter with “what about the crusades?”  I am so tired of this dodge, for many reasons.  For one, it is a dodge of the issue, which is that Islam teaches violence...


What is a Biblical Literalist?

Liberals like to classify anyone who takes the bible more than allegorically true as literalists, but there is a whole spectrum.  I couldn’t find a good description of these different approaches, maybe you can.  Here is my somewhat tongue-in-cheek take on it: 1. Biblicist –...


An All-Star Christian Carnival

This week’s Christian Carnival is up at a ticking time blog and has a very timely baseball theme in honor of this week’s All-Star Game. Take a look at the great links in this week’s Carnival.