Month: February 2016

Time Travel and Gospel

By Dan Lazich / February 27, 2016 / 0 Comments

The Christian world view, is it compatible with time travel? The Public Broadcasting System (PBS) is presenting a series by cosmologist Stephen Hawking in which he endeavors to demonstrate that all individuals can think like a genius. Even some Christian media is reporting on this series of lectures. One segment of this series deals with…

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Time Travel vs Gospel

By Dan Lazich / February 27, 2016 / 0 Comments

As stated in the previous blog, the general theory of relativity, a very successful theory, does allow for a possibility of time travel. Does the time travel have implications related to the gospel and the Christian worldview? Both families of logical paradoxes described in the previous blog contain theological implications. The “bootstrap paradoxes” are more…

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To Fight or Not (15)

By Dan Lazich / February 27, 2016 / 0 Comments

“Be ready,” or “get ready”? The misunderstanding of the kingdom of God and the new birth results in confusion between “be ready” and “get ready.” However, what did Jesus Christ, the Bridegroom, say? “‘Therefore you also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at an hour when you do not expect him.’”…

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To Fight or Not (14)

By Dan Lazich / February 20, 2016 / 0 Comments

The critical difference between the two groups of virgins  We already concluded there was no visible difference between the five wise and the five foolish virgins. The ten virgins did what was expected of them. The critical difference, therefore, must concern their attitude and how they think. Misunderstanding of which attitude we are to have,…

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To Fight or Not (13)

By Dan Lazich / February 13, 2016 / 0 Comments

The five wise virgins. “But while they have gone to buy it, the bridegroom arrived, and those who were ready went inside with him to the wedding banquet.” Mathew 25:10, NET. The five wise virgins were not wise because they had extra oil with them; they were wise because they followed the bridegroom to the…

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To Fight or Not (12)

By Dan Lazich / February 6, 2016 / 0 Comments

The five foolish virgins “The foolish ones said to the wise, ‘Give us some of your oil, our lamps are going out.’” Mathew 25:8, NET. What was the problem? First, the five foolish virgins forgot why they were out on the street or a road. They were concerned about their readiness and their qualification for…

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