Tag Archive | reliable evidence

Could Noah have built the huge Ark?

Could Noah have built the huge Ark?

The Bible gives very precise measurements for the Ark in Genesis 6:14 (see below for the verses). It would have been slightly larger than a 14000 ton tanker but not quite as large as a Multi Purpose Dry Cargo Ship DWT 22000 ton. (See some facts and figures about Noah’s Ark for more information). It is […]

What is true?

What is true?

Here is a bottle of fizzy drink. The label says: “SUGAR FREE.” So “Sugar Free” means no sugar, right? And it’s NOT a SWEET drink, right? Wrong! But the label says “Sugar Free!” It’s TRUE that there is no sugar, but it tastes sugary! It is very sweet because there’s loads of what they call ‘artificial sweeteners’ in […]

Could early man write?

Could early man write?

We are told by ‘popular history’ that mankind spent thousands of years passing on historical stories by word of mouth and by implication would include exaggeration and legend. The first part of the Bible is included in this assumption, but looking at Genesis 5:1 we see it differently, because it states: … 

How old is the universe?

How old is the universe?

Let’s learn a lesson from some bath water! No human was there at the beginning of the world, so we have to look back and make the best guess we can. We have to come up with a theory. So let’s do a practical demonstration: You come home one evening and find the bath is […]

Jesus Christ: Exaggerated or true stories?

Jesus Christ: Exaggerated or true stories?

Are the Gospels fabricated? How can we know that the writers of the Gospels didn′t exaggerate and make things up about Jesus Christ? 

Jesus Christ – Non-Christian evidence

Jesus Christ – Non-Christian evidence

Some people doubt whether we can accept what the Bible has to say about Jesus Christ, whether He has been recorded in any other historical documents, (ie non-Christian). Jeremy Bowen (BBC′s former Middle East correspondent), presenter on the ‘Son Of God’ programme on BBC One, said:- …

Historical documents how reliable are they?

Historical documents how reliable are they?

How historically accurate are ancient documents like: Caesar′s manuscripts on the Gallic War Gospels in the Bible New Testament Thucydides′ History of Peloponnesian War Tacitus Histories?

The Garden of Eden

The Garden of Eden

A real garden, or a parable that can teach something about human nature? …

Gospels written too long after Jesus?

Gospels written too long after Jesus?

There have been several people who have said that the time between Jesus′ death and resurrection, and when the New Testament was written is a long time. But Donald Campbell’s story is a contemporary illustration …