Monthly Archives: January 2016

Biblical Inerrancy, Moral Relativism and Leviticus

In a recent online discussion, fundamentalist Christians were challenged to defend passages in the Book of Leviticus in the Old Testament (OT). The section in question details punishment for a number of ‘sins.’ The following is all from Leviticus: 20:9 For every one that curseth his father or his mother shall be surely put to death: he hath cursed his father or his mother; his blood shall be upon him. 20:10 And the man that committeth adultery with another man's wife, even he that committeth Read more [...]

Dominionism and Christian Reconstructionism

This essay describes the thinking of a far-right fringe of Christianity. Most Christians probably disagree, and even deplore, the goals of these fanatics. But I think it is important that we understand what they propose…and would impose on the rest of us if they ever gained political power. I have collected this material over the years, and where possible, I have provided the sources. “There will never be world peace until God's house and God's people are given their rightful place of leadership Read more [...]