Christian Courier Articles

2 Corinthians 4:16 — The Inward Man

Paul’s discussion of the “inner man” implies a facet of human existence that transcends the material.

The Heart of the Matter

A consideration of the biblical data leads only to the conclusion that the heart is a vulnerable feature of the human makeup. One must guard it, and he must cultivate it, with the greatest of diligence.

Did Christ Die as a “Sinner” upon the Cross?

Did Christ bear the “guilt” of human sin when he died on the cross? Or did he merely bear the “punishment” that was due us, as a consequence of our guilt?

The Christian and Depression

In spite of relative prosperity, better health, and considerable freedom, many people (even Christians) suffer with depression. What does the Bible say about depression? Is there a spiritual solution for this mental state?

The Tamar Case: A Precedent for Christians?

Are extraordinary methods for achieving pregnancy, e.g., artificial insemination by a third party donor, ethically permissible? Some contend that “how” a woman achieves pregnancy is not a material issue. The Old Testament case of Tamar is even employed as proof. What does the evidence really show?

Micah 1:1 – The Doom of Samaria and Jerusalem

Study the historical background of the Old Testament book of Micah, prophet of God.

Tora! Tora! . . . Torah!

For those who have any respect for the testimony of Scripture at all, the issue is clear. Moses was the author of the first five books of the Old Testament.

Does the Bible Conflict with Itself in the Matter of “Incest”?

Some make the claim that the Scriptures are in conflict in the matter of the morality of “incest.” But the allegation is false. This week’s Question considers this issue.

Abel Still Speaks, But Are We Listening?

The writer of the book of Hebrews says that Abel, the first murder victim, is yet speaking. What is he saying? Are we listening?

1 Corinthians 1:17 — Paul Not Sent to Baptize

Did the apostle Paul teach that baptism was not necessary for salvation from sins? By no means. Study this passage with us.