seventh day sabbath

Fall 2015

The Path to Sunday

Mark J. Hulme

Nearly the entire Christian world observes Sunday as the weekly “day of the Lord,” yet Jesus Christ Himself kept the seventh-day Sabbath. When and how did the change occur?

Interview with Michael Redivo

Fall 2015

Making Conflict Productive

John Bromfield Jr.

Educator Michael Redivo says conflict is inevitable, and that learning to deal with it is a key not only to well-being but to growing up. In this interview he talks about his Productive Conflict Model and how it can help children and adults alike to grow in the face of challenging relationships.

Fraud, or Just Misunderstood?

Fall 2015

Fraud, or Just Misunderstood?

Mark J. Hulme

It is important to understand that many works bearing the name of Ignatius are thought by modern scholars to be forgeries of a much later date.

Did Jesus Rise on Sunday?

Fall 2015

Does the Bible Say Jesus Rose From the Dead on a Sunday?

Vision Staff

Virtually all of Christendom proclaims that Jesus was raised from the dead on the first day of the week, and on this conviction rests one of the primary arguments for Sunday being “the Lord’s Day” and thus the day on which Christians should come together in weekly worship services.

Dating the Book of Judges

Fall 2015

Dating the Book of Judges

David Hulme

Judges is based on historical records compiled at the end of a circa-350-year period. There are several internal clues to the book’s compilation date.

Breaking Bread

Fall 2015

Breaking Bread

Vision Staff

When the Bible says that early followers of Christ came together to break bread, is it proof that they were observing the Lord’s Supper, or Eucharist, at weekly Sunday gatherings?

What does the Bible say about weapons and warfare?

Fall 2015

A Cross of Iron

David Hulme

As the world arms itself with more and more nuclear and conventional weapons, we find ourselves in a continuing pattern of warfare. And that’s just as Jesus said it would be.

cognitive biases and critical thinking

Fall 2015

Checking the Bias

Laura Cloer

Though we’d all like to believe otherwise, our views and opinions may not stem from sound thinking. How can we ensure that wisdom prevails?

quantum theory science and religion

Fall 2015

A Quantum Leap of Faith

Dan Cloer

Quantum theory is beyond the grasp of most of us. Even physicists struggle to make sense of things that common sense suggests are impossible. Why, then, is faith in science seen as rational while faith in God is not?

Biography: Thomas Aquinas

Fall 2015

Thomas Aquinas: In the Light of Human Reason

Donald Winchester

Among Roman Catholic thinkers, Thomas Aquinas stands out for his integration of Greek philosophy with the dogmas of the church—an approach that has had a profound and lasting effect on the Christian world.

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