Category Archive: biblical inspiration

Jun 26 2010

How the Bible was made

From Christians, we often get letters quoting scripture and telling us the Bible is god’s word. From atheists, we sometimes get letters asking us about how the Bible came to exist–usually because they’re in a debate with a theist online who is making claims about evidence of textual reliability. When I was a Christian, I …

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Mar 19 2010

The “Ressurection” Guy Writes Back

The young man featured in Martin’s last “resurrection” post wrote back to me on a response I had offered him. My original response wasn’t nearly as long and thorough as Martin’s. I had only asked a simple question: To paraphrase: “Many Christians assert the resurrection stories align perfectly, and this is evidence of their truth. …

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