The Role of Text Criticism in Apologetics

Introduction As this world has become more and more postmodern, apologetics have become a major focus of Christian interaction with the world and even each other. This has resulted in a hyper-focus on giving a defense of the Christian religion to anybody with a critique and debates between Christians regarding the best method of doingContinue reading “The Role of Text Criticism in Apologetics”

So You’re a Presuppositionalist? Prove it.

Introduction Presuppositional Apologetics has been critically acclaimed as the “only Biblical defense of the faith” by many who advocate for the method. Yet there is a critical inconsistency in the vast majority of those who champion Greg Bahnsen and Cornelius Van Til, especially when it comes to the text of Holy Scriptures. Bahnsen provides aContinue reading “So You’re a Presuppositionalist? Prove it.”

A Meaningful, Reformed Defense of the Scriptures

Before reading this article, I recommend listening to this electrifying sermon by Pastor Joel Beeke: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjANwDtJkwc Introduction Charles Spurgeon once said in a Sermon dealing with the defense of the Scriptures: “I am a Christian minister, and you are Christians, or profess to be so; and there is never any necessity for Christian ministers toContinue reading “A Meaningful, Reformed Defense of the Scriptures”

Does the Modern Apologetic Offer a Meaningful Response to Bart Ehrman?

Introduction It is often stated that the Confessional Text position, which was the position that the post-Reformation divines defended against the Papists and Anabaptists, offers no meaningful answer to critics like Bart Ehrman. It is said that in order to defend the text of the New Testament, one has to adopt the epistemology and methodsContinue reading “Does the Modern Apologetic Offer a Meaningful Response to Bart Ehrman?”