Month: September 2017

Reformation 500th anniversary pin badges

The 500th anniversary of the beginning of the Reformation is coming up in just over four weeks. Get people you know talking about the Reformation and what it means for us today, with these 500th anniversary pin badges. On 31st October 1517 Martin Luther nailed his ‘95 Theses’ to the church door at Wittenberg. This

Telegraph: Christians have had it all wrong for centuries!

According to religious editor, No Christians took Bible as history for 250 years after the apostles died. On 23 August 2017 the Telegraph published a story, “‘Don’t take the Bible literally’ says scholar who brought to light earliest Latin analysis of the Gospels” The occasion of this story was the imminent publication, for the first

The three ‘levels of interpretation’ of Scripture

The early Christian theologians frequently interpreted Scripture in multiple different senses. For example, they often draw the distinction between the plain meaning of a passage, and its ‘spiritual’ sense. What’s important to realize is that any passage of Scripture can be interpreted in both senses. There is not a mutual exclusivity between the plain sense