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John Wycliffe  1330-1384

John Wycliffe  1330-1384

Two hundred years before the Protestant Reformation there was a reformer who foreshadowed what was coming. Although the world’s circumstances were then not developed to permit the Reformation, many of Wycliffe’s criticisms of Catholicism and his translation of the Bible would prefigure the coming Reformation. Wycliffe lived through the Black Death, when 25 million people
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New Website

New Website

A new website dedicated to the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation is now live. The link is: www.christianreformation500years.info In addition to the written information, there are a series of videos linked on this new website that are also posted on YouTube. Three videos are available immediately, but others will be added as time permits.
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Christians Should Study Mormonism

Christians Should Study Mormonism

Between the death of Christ’s apostles and the Council of Nicaea, Christianity changed dramatically. It is impossible to account for all that happened to cause the changes. Although some of the writings of the Ante-Nicene Fathers (Christian leaders before Nicaea) have been preserved, the records are wholly inadequate to understand everything that happened, and why it happened.
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Christian Talks in 2017

Christian Talks in 2017

This year I will be speaking to Christians about the Christian Reformation. I will give three lectures in three different venues over the next year. The talks will be recorded and available online for anyone interested in the history and destiny of Christianity. Christ originally sent twelve messengers to spread the news about Him. They
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Temple Fund Website

Temple Fund Website

The three women I mentioned during the Boise Conference who have been working to establish the means to aggregate funds dedicated to building a temple now have a website established with two available methods where fellow believers may donate to this cause.  The website can be found at www.theTempleFund.net.   The women continue to look for ways to improve donating,
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Temple Fund

Temple Fund

The work of three women (volunteers) to provide a means for raising funds for a temple has taken many months. They have consulted with lawyers and accountants to advise them. Many dead-ends have been explored in their attempt to find the means to raise funds for a temple. There are numerous laws, both state and federal,
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Christmas Carol

Christmas Carol

Here is a link to a short but beautiful Christmas Carol. It is titled “The Angels And The Shepherds” and is a recording of the King’s College Choir at Cambridge.

Early Christian Meetings

Early Christian Meetings

Justin Martyr lived from 110-165 a.d. and wrote in the “sub-apostolic” age. His writings give a glimpse into how Christianity functioned in its earliest days. In his First Apology, he provides a description of Christian worship. They met in homes, having no church buildings. Before being considered a Christian, a candidate was baptized “in the
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Talks to Christians

Talks to Christians

I have announced a plan to give three talks to Christian audiences. I have asked several theological programs to allow me to address their students. In every case I’ve been declined. Because of that, I asked others to help me find opportunities to address a Christian audience. In the last few months, a number of people
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Bibleolatry

Bibleolatry

Christians universally claim that the canon of scripture is closed. According to the tradition, God finished revealing things and the single means of knowing God’s will, gaining authority, and obtaining salvation is fully documented in the scriptures. This is the “sola scriptura” belief–i.e., the scriptures alone save. This is not true. Even the scriptures do
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