Biblical Reliability

Why the Hearsay Rule Shouldn’t Apply to the Gospels


Imagine you are a witness to a homicide. After observing the murder, you are interviewed by a detective and several years later find yourself testifying in court. The prosecutor would certainly question you on the stand, and the defense attorney would also have the opportunity to cross-examine you. Now let’s …

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Feel Free to Use A Commentary When Reading Your Bible


The famous atheist magician Penn Jillette (of Penn and Teller fame) once included the Bible in his list of favorite books. The inclusion was cynically sarcastic, as it provided him with the opportunity to make the following statement: “If you’re considering becoming at atheist, read the Bible from cover to …

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