Definition of Love and Rejection of the Bible

One of the key foundations of the conflict between the Biblical World View and the prevailing culture is the clash of definitions.  Love and justice are defined in profoundly different ways.  We are watching the disintegration of the West due …

The Pre-Tribulation Rapture as Solution: Essay 4

John Nelson Darby invented a hyper-grace theology (to be addressed in another essay). In this theology, the earthly salvation of Israel was based on the Law and the Gospel of the Kingdom whereas the Church was based on the Gospel …

Pain at the pump

The newscasts from America constantly speak about “Pain at the Pump.”  We find similar stories in Israel as well.  However, this is an unfortunate way to put the headlines. It should be “Pain in the Cost of Living due to …

The Origins of J. N. Darby’s Dispensational 

Essay 2, Overcoming Dispensational Fundamentalism Those who have written about John Nelson Darby and his new and novel Dispensational Theology System, have presented us with an amazing and fascinating account.   Darby was an Anglican Priest in Ireland who was …

The Level Playing Field 

The popularizers of Critical Race Theory which now have become ensconced in multiple sectors of society, education, government, entertainment, media, business, and even the military argues that the reason why blacks do not have a level playing field but are …

Bishop Solomon Alexander, Essay One

Overcoming Fundamentalist Dispensationalism Series Essay one In January 1842 an amazing event occurred, the arrival of a Jewish Anglican who was appointed the Anglican Bishop of Jerusalem.  He established Christ Church near the Jaffa gate.  The Church was to receive …

Can We be Confident in our Faith?  

One of my most esteemed professors made a distinction.  He said we could not have certainty but could have certitude.  What did he mean?   It was that intellectual certainty in the absolute sense was only possible in mathematics.  Yet …

The Argument from Culture  

About 55 years ago a number of thinkers developed what I called cultural apologetics.  Some of the famous names were Francis Schaeffer of the L’Abri Study center in Switzerland and Hans Rookmaaker, Professor of Art History of the Free University …

The Supernatural Life Signs and Wonders Today 

In Acts 2:22 Peter speaks to the great crowds after the outpouring of the Holy Spirit on the morning of Shavuot (Pentecost).  He says, “Yeshua ha-Notzrati—a man authenticated to you by God with mighty deeds and wonders and signs God …