Christian Courier Articles

Patricia Ireland on the Teaching of Jesus

During a recent television interview, in a desperate attempt to suggest that true Christian teaching is not adverse to homosexuality, Patricia Ireland argued that Jesus “never mentioned homosexuality.” The implication clearly was that Christ would have condemned this lifestyle explicitly, had he disapproved of it.

Ezekiel 12:13 — The Blind Ruler

The prophet Ezekiel accurately prophesied the details of the capture of the king of Israel.

The Gospel in Miniature — In the Book of Revelation

The book of Revelation ignites a confidence in the soul of every child of God — of any century. What a thrilling ray of hope this must have generated in the hearts of those early, suffering saints. Truly, it is the “gospel in miniature.”

Are Modern “Church Buildings” Digressive?

Does the use of a modern “church building” constitute a digression of the divine pattern? Though some so claim, the New Testament does not support this notion. Study this issue with us.

Was Ahab Pro-Choice?

We must plead the cause of the innocent. We must defend the sanctity of human life. For justice will roll down like waters, and righteousness as a mighty stream (Amos 5:24).

Revelation 1:1 – The Things to Come Shortly

It is a serious mistake to make the prophetic time frame of the book of Revelation hinge one solitary expression.

The Miraculous Insight of Jesus Christ

The Lord did not always avail himself of miraculous knowledge during his ministry, but when he did, he gave yet another proof that he is the Christ, the Son of God.

Was Jesus Really the “Messiah”?

Our Jewish friends offer numerous objections to the identification of Jesus of Nazareth as the promised “Messiah” of Old Testament prophecy. In this week’s Q&A, we deal with one of these.

The Publican Factor

A study of the “publicans,” Jewish tax collectors, is a fascinating theme. Actually, the topic has a valuable apologetic thrust. Study this subject with us in this week’s Penpoints article.

Lamentations 1:1 – Jerusalem’s Funeral

In order to appreciate the message of this book, one must understand something of the historical circumstances which it addresses.