Richard Rohr’s “The Universal Christ” is New Age “Christ Consciousness” is Convergent, Esoteric, Pantheistic Mysticism

Rohr’s work is an esoteric pantheist’s attempt to redefine and reorder the paleo-orthodox view of Jesus of Nazareth. It is tantamount to a Buddhist telling Christians that they don’t understand Jesus. The Universal Christ (Richard Rohr) -- A Review https://t.co/ySRK3Qr1QM — Lamb’s Harbinger 🍾📯 (@LambsHarbinger) November 24, 2019 Is Richard Rohr’s ‘Universal Christ’ Christian? | …

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The Betrayal of Jesus by… Eusebius

I couldn't agree more. I trace it back to when Eusebius wrote Christ out of ecclesiastical history in order to create Christendom and prop Constantine up as the god ordained emperor of Rome.https://t.co/i8IdfUpfip— Mark Charles (@wirelesshogan) April 18, 2019

The Bible’s Reliability, ANE Cosmology, The Name of God & Jesus

It is fascinating. For a minute, I adopted this view, b/c it helped explain the genocide ancient Hebrews committed in God’s name. But then I was like, “wait, did they just take up this myth to demonize the ethnicities they conquered?” Demi-gods are in every ancient mythology. — Lamb's Harbinger (@LambsHarbinger) April 4, 2019 So, …

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To Pray “Thy Kingdom Come” | Jesus Creed

So strong is the link between Christ and the Kingdom in the early Christian imagination that it becomes possible, even necessary,  to construe the eschatological advent of the Kingdom of God exclusively in terms of Christ’s own apocalyptic parousia. … The decisive meaning of the petition  ‘Thy Kingdom Come” is to be found in its …

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The Horror of Meticulous Determinism | Jesus Creed

Those holding the divine meticulous determinism view argue that Boyd’s view undermines God’s sovereignty and omniscience while Boyd argues that his view magnifies those realities in God. (Boyd was actually the subject of a heresy trial over his open theism views.) There is no way to escape that God is the author of evil when …

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Serious Questions on Ascension Day 2018

Today, many Christian faith groups celebrate the bodily ascension of Jesus to Heaven, 40 days after His having risen bodily from the grave and having taught his disciples about the Kingdom. The Cross, the Grave and the Ascension pose many questions for the serious Bible student. For example: Q: "Was Jesus separated from the Father …

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3 Crucial Reasons Why Holding to PSA (Penal Substitution Atonement) is Legitimate

1. Only Exclusive PSA is Problematic Justice can be both restorative and retributive; these complementary aspects of authentic justice are not mutually exclusive. Rather, the two aspects belong together in order to comprise and demonstrate a well-rounded justice. Penal Substitution Atonement can harmoniously coexist with other Atonement views, such as Medical Substitution, Christus Victor, Aikido …

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Wallace v. Enns: What to do with What’s Contested

Recently, Pete Enns took to Twitter, but in German, to disclose his conclusion on Colossians 2:2. His opinion is the verse is not in the Holy Scriptures, due to its being contested in the discipline of criticism. (Use translate to see Enn's meaning). In Christus liegen verborgen alle Schätze der Weisheit und der Erkenntnis. Kol …

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