Daily Archives: 05/01/2011

Why everything you think you know about the ‘Dark Ages’ is wrong

‘The Abacus and the Cross: The Story of the Pope Who Brought the Light of Science to the Dark Ages’ by Nancy Marie Brown, Basic Books, 2010   Author interview here: Everything You Think You Know About the Dark Ages … Continue reading

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Book Review: ‘Reaching Muslims, A One-stop Guide for Christians’ by Nick Chatrath

‘Reaching Muslims: A One-stop Guide for Christians’ by Nick Chatrath, Monarch Books, 2011 Reviewed here by Damien Thomson of the Daily Telegraph. What fascinates me about this book – endorsed by R T Kendall, one of the world’s leading evangelical theologians, … Continue reading

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Did Jesus even exist? Addressing the mythicism favoured by many contemporary atheists

For anyone seeking to explore this question, the following articles by historian Dr. James Hannam provide an excellent resource: 1) Explaining why we can rely on Josephus as evidence Jesus existed; 2) Dealing with the thesis that Jesus’ life shows … Continue reading

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The genius of G.K. Chesterton; the 12 best quotes by G.K. Chesterton

The Genius of G.K. Chesterton: Understanding the Heart of the Enduring Story 12 Best Quotes by G.K. Chesterton More: G.K. Chesterton, patron saint of the blogosphere G.K. Chesterton on the limitations of Richard Dawkins

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