Something from Nothing? Analyzing Stephen Hawking’s Argument against God

Recently, the scientific community began mourning the loss of Dr. Stephen Hawking, a brilliant man who made countless contributions to the area of cosmology and theoretical physics. Following his death, the Hawking estate published his final work Brief Answers to … Continued

Immersed in Christ: Examining the Role of Baptism in the New Testament

Introduction Within Christian circles, confusion often arises over the purpose, mode, and practice of baptism, often materializing in impassioned disagreement regarding infant baptism. Analyzing the longstanding debate between paedobaptists and credobaptists against the backdrop of Scripture, it becomes evident that … Continued

The Rebellious Prophet: An Exegetical Commentary on Jonah

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Introduction Background Determining date and authorship of Jonah remains problematic, as explicit references do not exist within the narrative. Consequently, scholars must consider linguistic and historical factors to approximate such information. Traditionally, many ascribe authorship to Jonah son of Amittai … Continued

Legalism or Cheap Grace? An Exegetical Examination of Romans 7:7-25

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Introduction Profusely permeating the Christian church in America, biblical illiteracy and poor hermeneutical techniques actively subvert sound Scriptural doctrines. Accordingly, Christians must become proficient in proper exegetical methodologies, diligently examining the Scriptures and actively seeking to apply the tenets faithfully. … Continued

Destructive Heresies: Modalism

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Introduction Contesting traditional Trinitarian doctrines, Modalistic Monarchianism (i.e., Modalism) offers a Unitarian theological framework, seeking to maintain a strict monotheism and eliminate any model postulating intra-Trinitarian distinctions within the Godhead. Despite receiving acceptance among contemporary organizations, modalistic interpretations represent a … Continued

New Testament Figures: A Biographical Study of Pontius Pilate

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Introduction Unfortunately, casual readers often overlook minor biblical characters, yet the manner in which these individuals are depicted can often provide valuable insight into appropriate Christian conduct, ethics, and morality. Seeking to underscore this point, this biographical study will examine … Continued