Category Archives: Theology

After-birth Abortion: An Evaluation and Critique

This post is my evaluation and critique of the following work: Giubilini, Alberto and Francesca Minerva. “After-birth Abortion: Why Should the Baby Live?” Journal of Medical Ethics, February 23, 2012. Context and Purpose           With Roe v. Wade nearly four decades … Continue reading

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Imprecatory Psalms

by Dr. Stephen Kim As Christians, when we read of the atrocities committed by ISIS, there is a part of us that desires to pray imprecatory prayers. Imprecatory psalms are those psalms within the Bible that call God’s judgment, curses, … Continue reading

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1 Timothy 2:8-3:3

by Dr. Stephen Kim [8] I desire then that in every place the men should pray, lifting holy hands without anger or quarreling; Paul addresses each sex uniquely. He begins by addressing men. The “place” is describing the church—the gathered … Continue reading

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THE GIFT OF PROPHECY

By Dr. Stephen Kim There seems to be today, much confusion about the spiritual gift of prophecy.  The Church ought not be lost regarding prophecy for both the Old and New Testaments have solid descriptions of what this gift looks … Continue reading

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CHRISTIANS AND EVOLUTION

By Dr. Stephen Kim As the our cultural milieu becomes increasingly secular, the pressure by academia to conform is becoming increasingly acute within the Church. The current “meta-narrative” of evolution is being used by secular scientists to promote the notion … Continue reading

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MAJOR DIFFERENCES BETWEEN PROTESTANTS AND CATHOLICS

By Dr. Wayne Grudem (Posted with the permission of Dr. Grudem.) Numbers refer to pages in Wayne Grudem, Systematic Theology (Zondervan, 1994) and to paragraphs in Catechism of the Catholic Church (Ignatius Press, 1994). THE BIBLE 1. Authority of the … Continue reading

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THE DEFINITION OF EVANGELISM

By Dr. Stephen Kim All Christians are left on earth to glorify God through evangelism.  But what exactly is evangelism? If evangelism is our chief task, it then goes without saying that we need to know what the word means. … Continue reading

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