Religion and Spirituality

Ghosts of Christmas Past
Special Reports

Ghosts of Christmas Past

It’s generally acknowledged that the second-most important Christian festival has no biblical support. But have you asked yourself why it matters?

Special Report: The History of the Bible
Special Reports

The History of the Bible

Today we take for granted that people all over the world can read the Bible in any language. But for more than 1,000 years it was unavailable to most.

Special Report: Drowning in da Vinci
Special Reports

Drowning in Da Vinci

In this special report,Vision takes a close look at the scholarship behind the theory that formed the basis of Dan Brown’s fictional work The Da Vinci Code.

Special Report: Augustine's Legacy
Special Reports

Augustine’s Legacy

Augustine’s influence on the Christian church and on Western society in general is well recognized by scholars and theologians. But in retrospect, his philosophies may not have shed much light.

April 11, 2016

Honest to God?

David Hulme

Today many traditional beliefs are under attack, especially those found in the Bible. Can the Bible be relied on? Is there any reason to trust the world’s best seller?

 

Winter 2016

Perishable Crowns

Daniel Tompsett

Why are laurel wreath crowns so often associated with history’s conquering heroes?

Winter 2016

An Interpretive Key to
Revelation 6

The words of Jesus, recorded by three of the Gospel writers, provide the key to understanding the symbolic Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse.

 

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

Winter 2016

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, Part 1

David Hulme

Understanding the meaning of Revelation’s Four Horsemen requires a reliable interpreter, yet human explanations have failed to bring clarity. Perhaps it’s time to look to the Bible itself for an accurate interpretation.

Winter 2016

The Law, the Prophets and the Writings, Part 15

A Study in Contrasts

David Hulme

While the concluding chapters of the book of Judges tell of the utter faithlessness into which the children of Israel had fallen, the book of Ruth relates an altogether different episode from that period in the nation’s history.

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