Invitation Part 3: The New Testament

Rick Mattson Apologetics, Bible, Uncategorized 0 Comments

Last week I mentioned that, historically speaking, it’s highly unlikely that Jesus’ followers fabricated his divinity. More likely, they discovered the Son of God in their midst.********* This week, a simple argument: Palestinian Jews and their close associates were eyewitnesses of the Son of God, and they recorded their observations. They wrote down what they saw and experienced. That’s our New Testament.Catholic historian …

Part 2: An Invitation to Talk

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Hi again. This post is written to seekers of God who are looking for reasons to back up their emerging faith. It’s also written to skeptics who peer into the Christian camp and seem to see only blind faith. My hope is to offer a small but reasonable argument that will put the question of the historical Jesus into perspective. …

An Invitation to Talk, Part 1

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Hello. My name is Rick Mattson and I’ve been in college campus ministry with InterVarsity for over 30 years. See my profile at right, if you wish to know more. My job these days in InterVarsity is to travel to campuses around the country, making a case for Christian faith. I’m what they call an “apologist,” meaning, I try to …