December 5th, 2017

Virgin Birth Parallels?

by Clinton Chisholm

 

Virgin Birth Parallels

The more popular claims of borrowing or influence between Christianity and the mysteries pertain to the birth/death/resurrection of Jesus Christ. What were the mystery religions?

The mystery religions (contrary to George James’ book Stolen Legacy: Greek Philosophy is Stolen 

November 4th, 2017

The Reformation: Built on a Blunder?

by Clinton Chisholm

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Historians especially and specialists in New Testament Greek should note that this is merely a question a ’wondering out loud’ despite the statements that follow.

Almost everyone will say that the enduring maxim arising from Martin Luther’s reformation is …

September 1st, 2017

Slavery in the Bible: Michael Abrahams’s Reading Problems

by Clinton Chisholm

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Slavery in the Bible: Michael Abrahams’s Reading Problems

The Bible is probably the only ancient text that any Mike, Mary or Marcia waxes warm about despite stark ignorance of the book’s actual texts, original languages and historical contexts (plural).

The …

July 27th, 2017

Defending and Dismantling the Buggery Law Sloppily?

by Clinton Chisholm

Two respected clergy colleagues have gone public in support of decriminalizing buggery. These are my former UTCWI lecturer in Psychology, Dr. Howard Gregory, Anglican Lord Bishop of Jamaica and my JTS classmate and former boss Dr. Garnett Roper. President of …

June 11th, 2017

Chuck Challenges the Church’s Old Teachings

by Clinton Chisholm

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I have read that our Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck has suggested that parliamentarians should tackle the Church about its adherence to centuries old moral teaching from the Bible, but I refuse to believe the report.

No lawyer of Mr. Chuck’s …

June 11th, 2017

For Public Speakers and Singers

by Clinton Chisholm

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For many years now I have been troubled by the pronunciation howlers I hear from people who ought to know better. Such persons include Prime Ministers and other Parliamentarians, Parsons, Lawyers, Doctors, Lecturers/Teachers, radio and TV personnel and company Executives.…