Showing posts from February, 2018

One (of Many) Proofs That YHWH Did Not Send Muhammad

In one of his popular teaching videos on YouTube, a young Muslim sheikh tells his followers that they really shouldn't call their book "the holy Quran" just because Christians call their book "the Holy Bible." The sheikh goes on to say that, based on the teachings of the Islamic god Allah in his Qur'an:

  "In Islam, we don't have (sic) holy prophet, holy quran or holy other things."  

  This is one of the reasons why we know that Muhammad was not sent by the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob: what Muhammad taught Muslims is not at all in line with God's previous revelations to His true prophets.

  Holiness is one of the attributes of the God of our 3,500 year old Bible. This means that Yahweh God is "eternally separate and distinct from all impurity," in the words of theologian Dr. Bruce Ware. God never teaches men to sin in His Bible. Neither does He ever promote the violation of His moral law.

  In the Bible, false prophets are tho…

Who is the "Ruler of This World?"

Who is the "ruler of this world" that Jesus is talking about in John 12:31 and John 14?

1) Jesus defeated him 2,000 years ago 

  "Now is the judgment of this world. Now the ruler of this world will be cast out." John 12:31

2) This ruler had no power over Jesus 2,000 years ago

  "I will not talk with you much longer, because the ruler of the world is coming. He has no power over Me." John 14:30

3) This ruler is the spirit behind all sin

  "And you were dead in your trespasses and sins in which you previously walked according to the ways of this world, according to the ruler who exercises authority over the lower heavens, the spirit now working in the disobedient." Ephesians 2:1-2

4) This ruler is the enemy of God and the source of all evil 

  "For our battle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the world powers of this darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavens." Ephesians…