HUMANISM—ENEMY NUMBER ONE

Download article as PDF Introduction I am a threat that is even more sinister and dangerous to mankind than political terrorism. The grave danger I pose lies partly in the fact that most people do not recognize me. I do not grab dramatic attention by…

THE SONG OF SOLOMON—AN INTRODUCTION

Download article as PDF Introduction1 The Song of Solomon is a book of never-ending curiosity, comment, and controversy. McClintock and Strong observed: “No book of the Old Testament has been the subject of more varied criticism, or been more frequently selected for separate translation than…

WHAT LOVE IS NOT

Download article as PDF Introduction Several rich and beautiful Biblical words have been “wordnapped,” redefined, misused, and abused. Among them are grace, faith, miracle, elect, and predestined. Love is another of these words. I will only briefly touch on love as it appears in the…

EZEKIEL 8–11—VISIONS OF JUDGMENT UPON JERUSALEM

Download article as PDF Introduction The beginning of the eighth chapter of Ezekiel is reminiscent of the beginning of the first chapter. They both begin with the announcement of a time element, which is given for the purpose of dating the occurrence of the vision…

FLAWED PRINCIPLES FOR MAKING MORAL DECISIONS

Download article as PDF Making moral decisions has to do with confronting day-by-day temptations and behavior options. Everyone operates by some set of “moral standards” that determine his/her behavior, even if they are immoral. Some of the faulty principles men follow are: “Is it fun?”…