Other Worldviews

The Thing I Most Admire About Mormons

The Thing I Most Admire About Mormons

Sean McDowell and I just returned from another trip to Utah. We’ve been training young Christians for years to take this trip, and this time around we brought 38 students to share the Gospel with Mormon believers. This trip has been particularly meaningful to me over the years, especially given ...

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Religious Expression Ought to Be Timely

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I’ve lived in the same city for nearly twenty years now, and there’s a tradition here every Christmas season. The city allows religious expression at a street intersection in our town. It’s become a distinctly festive portion of the city during the weeks leading up to Christmas; it’s heavily decorated ...

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Did Joseph Smith’s Doctrine of God Change Over Time?

Changes in the Mormon God

Much is often made of the more than 3,900 changes that have been made to the book of Mormon from the time of its original publication in 1830. These changes have been clearly documented by a number of Non-Mormon groups and used to illustrate the Book of Mormon is not ...

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What Was the Shape of Jesus’ Cross?

Cross of Jesus

Last weekend, after speaking at the NRB National Apologetics Conference, I was approached by a man who asked a question about the shape of crucifixion cross of Jesus. He’d been approached by Jehovah’s Witnesses who challenged the traditional shape of the cross. They argued the Greek word for “cross” (stauros) ...

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Resources to Help You Respond to Mormonism

Resources to Help You Respond to Mormonism

I have six half brothers and sisters who were raised in the church of Latter Day Saints (Mormons). When I first became interested in the existence of God and the reliability of the Bible, I committed myself to a simultaneous investigation of Joseph Smith and the Book of Mormon. What ...

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22 Important Questions for the Buddhistic Worldview

22 Important Questions for the Buddhistic Worldview

In yesterday’s post I provided a brief overview of Buddhism in an effort to show how it answers the three most important questions (“How did we get here?”, “How did things get so messed up?” and “How do we fix it?”). While Buddhism provides answers for the three most important ...

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A Brief Overview of Buddhism

A Brief Overview of Buddhism

Every worldview has to answer three important questions. First, “How did we get here”? This question is foundational to how it is we see the world around us and how we understand our role within that world. Secondly, “How did things get so messed up?” All of us know there ...

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13 Important Questions for the Christian Science Worldview

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In yesterday’s post I provided a brief overview of the Church of Christ, Scientist (Christian Science) worldview to show how it answers the three most important questions addressed by any worldview (“How did we get here?”, “How did things get so messed up?” and “How do we fix it?”). But ...

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