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Epiphanius and the Bodily Assumption, Then Facts and Observations on the Continued Misrepresentations of the Yasir Qadhi Dialogue

Took the first half hour to deal with an issue from the Marian Dogmas debate in London, specifically, the citation of Ephiphanius related to the Bodily Assumption.  Then in the second half hour I went through a number of corrections of the narrative being promoted by a number of folks relating to the dialogue with Dr. Yasir Qadhi, correcting, reproving, and rebuking many of the falsehoods that are being promoted by self-professed Christians.  We plan on doing our next DL on Thursday, as I will be joining, Lord willing, Dr. Michael Brown on The Line of Fire on Wednesday to discuss this entire affair and set the record straight.

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John 11, Surah 3, and Consistency

An interesting program today where I spent a good deal of time on John 11 in P45, discussing its meaning and the context.  Then I moved to Surah 3 in the Qur’an looking at what it says about Jesus.  With that as the background, I made some comments regarding the current controversy and the slanderous attacks being leveled at me and the ministry.  I hope it is edifying.

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Christianity And… An Apologetics Podcast, etc.

Dear friends (Jeff Downs here) I want to inform you of some things that I’ve been involved in. First, and foremost is a new podcast called Christianity And…. An Apologetics Podcast.  We recorded our first episode a few weeks ago (hope to work out the sound issues).  Lord willing, future episodes will include a discussion on confutation in the pulpit, as well as working through Machen’s book Christianity and Liberalism.
Please like our FB page: https://www.facebook.com/ChristianityAnd/
Podcast #1 is located here: http://www.sermonaudio.com/sermoninfo.asp?SID=62171633352

In connection with the podcast, we’re also putting together some T-shirts with various quotations, etc.  Check out and like the FB page here: http://www.sermonaudio.com/sermoninfo.asp?SID=62171633352

Finally (James will love this one), our family has been roasting coffee since 2005. We’ve decided that we’re going to roast and sell. If you’re interested, please check out and like our FB page:  https://www.facebook.com/DownHomeRoasters/

Some of may be wondering about a journal I announced with a similar name as the podcast.  That is not going to happen.  Sorry.

Screenshot Insanity

Showed a number of screenshots from the many folks attacking us at this point in time and went through them, mainly focusing upon the sad reality of bias, prejudice, and simply bigotry in the “Christian” community.  A rather full refutation of the scandalous charges of certain internet apologists and in particular Brannon Howse.

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Bernie Sanders and Brannon Howse: You Won’t Believe What They Have in Common! Click Here!

Started off with the clip of Bernie Sanders demonstrating that he does not believe Christians have any place in American society.  Well, that’s pretty much standard for socialist secularists. But then we began an hour and a half response to Brannon Howse and guests.  Yesterday an hour long hit piece was posted attacking me for dialoguing with Dr. Yasir Qadhi back in January. As is normal with the rhetoric from certain quarters, misrepresentation and slander abound as Howse stumbles and bumbles through the topic—a problem he might not have had if he had bothered to do even the most basic level of research and study (let alone utilized just a bit of fairness).  But once again it has been made clear: the motivations some have for engaging Muslims fall far, far short of biblical standards.

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