Tag Archives: slavery in the Bible

Quick Shot: “The Bible condones slavery”

Our “Quick Shot” series offers brief answers to common objections to the Christian worldview. Each response is limited to one paragraph. These responses are designed to (1) answer the objection as concisely as possible, (2) challenge the objector to think more deeply about his or her claim, and (3) facilitate …

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Quick Shot Responses to “The Bible condones slavery” (Cold-Case Christianity S5E13)

In this episode of the Cold-Case Christianity Broadcast, J. Warner offers a number of brief, rhetorically powerful responses to the objection: “The Bible condones slavery.” Critics claim the Bible either celebrates or condones the notion of slavery, but is this true? What definitions of “slavery” do they presuppose when making …

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Quick Shot Responses to “The Bible condones genocide” (Cold-Case Christianity S5E8)

In this episode of the Cold-Case Christianity Broadcast, J. Warner offers a number of brief, rhetorically powerful responses to the objection: “The Bible condones genocide.” Yahweh commands the killing of entire people groups in the Old Testament. How could anyone believe in such a morally repulsive Being? These Quick Shot …

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Does the Bible Condone Slavery? (Video)

J. Warner Wallace is interviewed by Brittany Valadezabout the nature of Ancient Near Eastern slavery and the claim that the New Testament authors condoned slavery. Was slavery, as it existed in the time of the New Testament writers, the same as the form of slavery that existed in the New World …

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