Islamic Apologetics and the Historical Jesus

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Ed Husain is a writer, a former adjunct senior fellow for Middle Eastern studies at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York, and a former senior advisor at the Tony Blair Faith Foundation. So the basic misunderstandings of history he evidenced in his debate with Beth Grove [1]  on the Unbelievable?

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Does the Pennsylvania Abuse Scandal Undermine Christianity?

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Theologian and commentator Os Guiness has remarked that the only unanswerable objection to Christianity is Christians. It’s a fair point: it’s difficult to reconcile inquisitions and crusades with the Gospel of Jesus Christ. And while those atrocities are distanced from us in time, the scandal about sex abuse by Catholic priests in Pennsylvania is not.

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Reflections on the Pennsylvania Abuse Scandal

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The revelations contained in a Pennsylvania grand jury report into child sex abuse within the Catholic Church strike the reader like a physical blow. Attorney General Josh Shapiro’s investigation has uncovered facts almost too unbearable to read.  The scale alone is disturbing: for over seven decades, about eight per cent of the 5000 priests who served in Pennsylvania abused over 1000 children.

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Job and Hope for the Suffering

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When God wishes to increase our suffering he sends us theologians.

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When Questionable Christians Make Us Doubt: 9 Quick Points

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“God has said,“Never will I leave you;  never will I forsake you.” Hebrews 13 v 5

An unhealthy chain of thoughts can be caused when other Christians fail us.  This problem is particularly acute when Christian’s we admire fail by making foolish or immoral decision.

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