Author Archives: Kurtis Karr

What Is The Kingdom of Heaven Like?

Jesus never actually gave a detailed description of the Kingdom of Heaven that was recorded in the Gospels. Instead He explained the Kingdom of Heaven in similes, metaphors and parables: He put another parable before them, saying, “The kingdom of … Continue reading

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Public Prayer: Yea or Nay?

Jesus said, “And when you pray, you must not be like the hypocrites. For they love to stand and pray in the synagogues and at the street corners, that they may be seen by others. Truly, I say to you, … Continue reading

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Was Jesus the Only Incarnation of God?

In the Bible we are told that God created man in His own image [Genesis 1:27] and later walks in the garden [Genesis 3:8]. He speaks to Moses face to face as with a friend [Exodus 33:11], wrestles physically with Jacob … Continue reading

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Religion vs. Science: Will There Ever Be a Compromise?

Will religion and science ever be compatible? Religion accepts authority as truth while science accepts truth as authority. While religion and science may sometimes agree isn’t this just a matter of mere coincidence? If science contradicts some of the specific “facts” … Continue reading

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Why Was God So Angry?

If Adam and Eve didn’t know the difference between good and evil why was God so miffed at them when they ate the fruit? To be sure, they disobeyed a direct order but they could not have known it was wrong … Continue reading

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Religious Testimony

If atheists ask theists for scientific evidence of God’s existence wouldn’t it be just as fair for theists to ask atheists for religious testimony of God’s non-existence? Turn about is fair play, after all.

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Atheism vs. Existential Nihilism

Personally, I fail to see the difference. Existential nihilists believe that life is without objective meaning. For me, only God or a Higher Power lends objective meaning to life. Objective meaning can only come from a Power greater than myself. … Continue reading

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Choosing Faith

For some, choosing to believe in the Christian God is as foreign a concept as choosing to believe in Santa Claus or the Tooth Fairy. It just doesn’t seem possible to radically change your way of thinking right on the … Continue reading

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The Ark: A problem With Logistics

How did Noah stuff at least 4 million creatures into the ark? By the most conservative estimates, there are at least 2 million different species. The dimensions of the ark given in the Bible (converted from cubits) were 450′ x … Continue reading

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