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The Bible, fact, fiction, fantasy, faith

Hubert N. Dukes

The Bible, fact, fiction, fantasy, faith

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Published by Lancaster-Miller Publishers in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Introductions.,
  • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 173.

    StatementHubert N. Dukes ; foreword by Robert C. Kimball.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS475.2 .D84 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p. ;
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4271005M
    ISBN 100895810409
    LC Control Number81017169
    OCLC/WorldCa7835650

    2. Have Faith. Ruth, although young, showed incredible faith. She believed that God was who He said He was. She had faith that God would provide for her and her mother-in-law. In our couple’s devotion, my husband and I recently read about the difference between belief and faith .   Elijah, also spelled Elias or Elia, Hebrew Eliyyahu, (flourished 9th century bce), Hebrew prophet who ranks with Moses in saving the religion of Yahweh from being corrupted by the nature worship of ’s name means “Yahweh is my God” and is spelled Elias in some versions of the story of his prophetic career in the northern kingdom of Israel during the reigns of Kings.


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The Bible, fact, fiction, fantasy, faith. [Hubert N Dukes] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library Book: All Authors / Contributors: Hubert N Dukes. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number:   A great book on helping Christian youngsters defend their faith, when I did this with my kids I learn't just as much as they did.

Thank you for writing such a great "help book." I am now confident that my faith is built upon solid historic facts and not upon heresay or fairytales, thank you. -- /5(17). Discover the best Biblical Fiction in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers.

Title: The Bible: Fact, Fiction, Fantasy, Faith Author Name: Categories: Book, ISBN Number: ISBN Number Binding: Paperback Book Condition. The Bible is true.

It all happened. NOT fantasy. Not fiction. REALLY Happened. Jesus came to die for US. So that we can go to Heaven. John. God loves us enough that He would send his Son to die for us. Josephus, a first-century Jewish historian, acknowledged that the Hebrew Bible consisted of 22 books—essentially the same text which, divided differently, forms the 39 books of our modern Old Testament—and that these books "have all been accepted as canonical from time immemorial" (ibid., p.

61). The fact that 22 books of the Old Testament. Is the Bible just a collection of myths and legends, or is it the inspired word of God. Many assume that modern scholarship has discredited the Bible, but the facts of history — and the discoveries of archaeology — confirm its contents to be true.

The Bible recounts the past with amazing accuracy — and it predicts the future like no other book. Most of the world has been misled and. (shelved 2 times as faith-based-fiction) avg rating — 19, ratings — published The Bible is based on fact, fiction, and fantasy.

I've been pondering a poll that Gallup published, stating that "one-third of Americans think that the Bible is literally true." "About one-third of the American adult population believes the Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally word for fantasy.

Remember, the Bible is not just one book; it is a collection of 66 books, written by more than 40 different authors over a period of 1, years. Subsequent sections contain messages that relate to the topics of fact, faith, and experience. The final message, “The Two Sides of the Truth—Subjective and Objective,” provides a fitting conclusion to this compilation of messages by illustrating the balance that is struck in our Christian life when objective facts contained in the Word.

If we really The Bible to know if Jesus is fact or fiction, we must first know if the source for information about the life of Jesus can be trusted. The experts who actually do the research on these historical documents have come up with some amazing discoveries about this book known as the Bible.

Is the Bible Fact or Fiction. This is one of the most common questions I get asked as an archaeologist and it is one for which I have yet to find a good answer. And yet the question is at the absolute heart of archaeology, central to the growth and development of archaeology, and it is the one that gets more archaeologists into trouble than any.

Bible:  Fact, Fiction, or Fantasy. “No other book [Bible] is more simple in its style than the Bible. Its style is so simple and clear that a child can understand it, but its truth is so profound that we can explore the Book from childhood to old age and can never say we have reached the bottom.” ~ R.

Torrey. Most Christians find that reading the books not only brings them closer to God, but it is an enjoyable and entertaining activity.

If you want to rejuvenate your faith journey, ease your way into reading the Bible, or simply find out about the Bible’s best verses, try these books this year. Psalms. Psalms is a collection of poems and songs. Some stories in the Bible were meant to be history, others fiction. But modernity has obscured the original distinction between the two kinds of biblical writing, depriving readers of the depth of the text.

Bible: Fact or Fiction CD $ This thrilling message will give you a renewed confidence in your faith and will help you with answers to questions about the authenticity of the Bible. The Awesome Book of Bible Answers for Kids $ $ Sale.

Add to cart Details Quick View. God-Breathed Audiobook $ $ 2. More women read the Bible than men. According to a study by the American Bible Society, women are 20% more likely to read the holy book than men.

There are songs in the Bible. According to the Overview Bible Infographic, Nearly 85% of the songs in the Bible are in the book of Psalms.

Throughout the rest of the Old and New. Please keep the facts or don’t teach at all. The punishment for adding or taking away from the scriptures is this: Revelation “And if any man shall take away from the words of the book of this prophecy, God shall take away his part out of the book of life, and out of the holy city, and from the things which are written in this book.”.

Should Christians avoid fantasy literature. I'm a teen girl who loves this genre, especially the works of C.

Lewis, J. Tolkien, and George MacDonald. But recently I stumbled across an article that has caused me to wonder whether I've been mistaken in this regard. The author said that Christian fantasy/fiction is an "oxymoron." To prove his point, he quoted I Timothy and said that.

Each book you write in the series gets a colour. When you first start working on your series bible, this will look strange, since almost everything at the start will be one colour as you work on the first book.

But no worries, everything will work out as you go on. Here’s an example: Book 1, Book 2, Book 3, Book 4, Book. Sci-Fi/Fantasy Christian Fiction is not often heard of or well advertised in the book community. It is one of those rare but interesting sub-genres. Christian Sci-Fi/Fantasy fiction have Christian elements woven into imaginative and futuristic storylines.

It is one sub-genre that I need to read more of. I think it's also one of those more fun. However, the Bible has no command against reading or writing fiction. In fact, the Bible itself contains fiction. By that, we do not mean that the Bible is untrue.

We mean that the Bible sometimes uses literature that would fall into the category of fiction to relate truth; stated otherwise, the Bible contains examples of storytelling. The other thing I'd add is just that the Bible, it is an intellectual book.

There are rules in it, although it's not a rule book. It is primarily a relational book. It is a letter. It's a letter written with love to us. So it has to be a conversation as well.

It's not just a book that you engage with passively. jonathan cahn: weaving fact from fiction This latest book draws on primarily two things -- the year of jubilee and Moses’ prophetic words. First, the Old Testament mandate of the year of jubilee. The manuscript for FAITH OR FICTION.

is complete and the book is in the publication process. The projected release date through Amazon in printed book form and Kindle is mid-July A definite date will be advised as it comes to hand. Chapter 4: Hebrew Bible.

I mostly read Christian Fiction (fantasy, fairy tale, historical, dystopian, and sometimes contemporary), though I sometimes find myself engrossed in clean mainstream YA novels.

I also try to read some Christian Living books, and the Bible is a part of my daily reading. Since Dec Blog   About 10 or so years ago, I had a crisis of faith (for lack of a better term) in which I examined, as you are doing, everything I had been taught in comparison to the Bible and Church history.

As a direct result of my study (which went on for a couple of years), I now disagree with many things I was taught (in my conservative Protestant. An overview of this book’s proof of the Bible’s validity An incorrect answer to the question, Is the Bible Fact or Fiction?, produces an inevitable domino-like crash to every belief about God and spiritual truth.

Belief in God’s creation, God’s nature, and God’s judgment stands or falls with the validity of the Bible. The term Bible fiction refers to works of fiction which use characters, settings and events taken from the degree of fictionalization in these works varies and, although they are often written by Christians or Jews, this is not always the case.

Originally, these novels were consistent with true belief in the historicity of the Bible's narrative, replete with miracles, and God's. If we want to exercise biblical faith--Christian faith--then we ought first to find out how the Bible defines faith.

The clearest definition comes from Hebrews If you think faith is mere fantasy and science is complete fact, well then, fantasy conflicts with fact, doesn’t it. If faith is a blind leap in the dark, if faith. 1 John [4] Whosoever committeth sin transgresseth also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law.

If you believe the Bible, then you believe it to be a book of facts, and not fiction. So, what about this verse. Read it carefully and think about it.

If we are now under grace, and not the law, then how is it that we transgress the law. Many teach because we are living under grace that.

Question: "Is it wrong to have a fantasy, according to the Bible?" Answer: Fantasies are a product of our creative minds. They may be imagined ideas, stories, visual art, inventions, fictional scenarios, or anything else we could possibly envision.

Book of Ruth, Old Testament book belonging to the third section of the biblical canon, known as the Ketuvim, or Writings. In the Hebrew Bible, Ruth stands with the Song of Solomon, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes, and Esther; together they make up the Megillot. This year on Christmas day Fox News will air “The Nativity: Facts, Fictions and Faith,” a program that examines one of the most well-known and enduring New Testament stories through an analysis of both scripture and archaeology.

The program takes viewers on a journey to the Holy Land with Fox’s religion correspondent Lauren Green, who interviews experts in Biblical scripture and. "Dragons" Series Offers Faith-Based, Fantasy Youth Fiction, - Read more Christian book reviews and excerpts.

Christian fiction is beginning to offer great stories in the fantasy genre aimed at. Is the Bible, as some believe, merely a “man-made” work of fiction — or a book guided by the hand of God.

“The case for the reliability of the New Testament,” asserts scholar and prolific writer Dr. Howard Vos, “is infinitely stronger than that for any other record of antiquity.”. As Christians, the Bible is the one thing that should not be negotiable. It is the foundation of our beliefs, the cornerstone of our faith.

O’Reilly used the story of Jonah as an example, implying it is an allegory because it is unbelievable. Yet, as a Catholic, he has no problem accepting the virgin birth as fact. The book at the center of the Christian faith is still being intensely studied by a number of biblical scholars.

CNN's Tom Foreman reports. A churchgoer trained in philosophy, Wallace deplored the “thematic poverty” of contemporary fiction, its inability to speak of faith and doubt; yet his. As it turns out, well-known Jewish commentator and author Rabbi David Wolpe has also known about the Exodus Myth.

In his article, "Did the Exodus Really Happen?" he mentions that other rabbis wanted him to keep the fiction of the Exodus story on the basic story of the Exodus from Egypt (extracting supernatural elements) was touted to me as one of the most historical aspects of the.Family Fiction is the most comprehensive Christian Fiction resource providing news, interviews, and information about books, movies, and authors.And the question of whether it's fact or fiction would be entirely moot!

Most importantly, if you read and study the Bible, you will find yourself changed as a result. Like any great book, something in your being will begin to resonate with the words and the message they convey. And that, my friends, is what matters.