Five Minimal Facts for The Resurrection Parts I-V

Written by Victor Stanley Jr.

The Christian faith receives a great deal of criticism from the secular world on its claims of Jesus being God, and the savior of the world. While many agree that he was a ‘good’ teacher who died for his beliefs, they deny that he resurrected and is indeed the one true God. Dr. Gary Habermas, who is a leading theologian, apologist, and philosopher specializing in the historical Jesus, offers what he calls the “Minimal Facts approach to a critical study of the resurrection of Jesus.” Continue reading “Five Minimal Facts for The Resurrection Parts I-V”

Five Minimal Facts Part V: The Empty Tomb

Written by Victor Stanley Jr.

The Christian faith receives a great deal of criticism from the secular world on its claims of Jesus being God, and the savior of the world. While many agree that he was a ‘good’ teacher who died for his beliefs, they deny that he resurrected and is indeed the one true God. Dr. Gary Habermas, who is a leading theologian, apologist, and philosopher specializing in the historical Jesus, offers what he calls the “Minimal Facts approach to a critical study of the resurrection of Jesus.” Continue reading “Five Minimal Facts Part V: The Empty Tomb”

Five Minimal Facts Part IV: James The Brother of Jesus

Written by Victor Stanley Jr.

The Christian faith receives a great deal of criticism from the secular world on its claims of Jesus being God, and the savior of the world. While many agree that he was a ‘good’ teacher who died for his beliefs, they deny that he resurrected and is indeed the one true God. Dr. Gary Habermas, who is a leading theologian, apologist, and philosopher specializing in the historical Jesus, offers what he calls the “Minimal Facts approach to a critical study of the resurrection of Jesus.” Continue reading “Five Minimal Facts Part IV: James The Brother of Jesus”

Five Minimal Facts Part III: Paul of Tarsus

Written by Victor Stanley Jr.

The Christian faith receives a great deal of criticism from the secular world on its claims of Jesus being God, and the savior of the world. While many agree that he was a ‘good’ teacher who died for his beliefs, they deny that he resurrected and is indeed the one true God. Dr. Gary Habermas, who is a leading theologian, apologist, and philosopher specializing in the historical Jesus, offers what he calls the “Minimal Facts approach to a critical study of the resurrection of Jesus.” Continue reading “Five Minimal Facts Part III: Paul of Tarsus”

Five Minimal Facts Part II: The Disciples

Written by Victor Stanley Jr.

The Christian faith receives a great deal of criticism from the secular world on its claims of Jesus being God, and the savior of the world. While many agree that he was a ‘good’ teacher who died for his beliefs, they deny that he resurrected and is indeed the one true God. Dr. Gary Habermas, who is a leading theologian, apologist, and philosopher specializing in the historical Jesus, offers what he calls the “Minimal Facts approach to a critical study of the resurrection of Jesus.” Continue reading “Five Minimal Facts Part II: The Disciples”

Five Minimal Facts Part I: The Crucifixion

Written by Victor Stanley Jr.

The Christian faith receives a great deal of criticism from the secular world on its claims of Jesus being God, and the savior of the world. While many agree that he was a ‘good’ teacher who died for his beliefs, they deny that he resurrected and is indeed the one true God. Dr. Gary Habermas, who is a leading theologian, apologist, and philosopher specializing in the historical Jesus, offers what he calls the “Minimal Facts approach to a critical study of the resurrection of Jesus.”[1]* Continue reading “Five Minimal Facts Part I: The Crucifixion”

Thankless Thanksgiving

Written by Victor Stanley Jr.

Theology & Culture

A couple of recent stories from the Huffington Post highlight what has been labeled the “Black Friday Creep.” This is the trend of retail stores opening earlier and earlier for the Black Friday shopping rush to the point of now opening early Thanksgiving Day. Stores like J.C. Penney, Toys R Us, Target, Kmart, Wal-Mart, and several others will be opening at 6p.m. Thanksgiving Day, and some as early as 5p.m.[1] Continue reading “Thankless Thanksgiving”