Tag: evil

Popular Beliefs: Original Sin

Therefore, as through one man sin entered into the world, and death through sin; and so death passed unto all men, for that all sinned (Romans 5:12). Christianity features many beliefs which prove very popular; many of them are accepted and perpetuated without much thought or consideration to what is said in the Scriptures. We do well to test the…

Q&A: Wicked Leaders

Q: The Bible presents many narratives in which God has chosen wicked people to accomplish His purposes. Would these examples commend and justify voting for a candidate who is likewise wicked? A: It is absolutely true that God has many times used wicked people to accomplish His purposes; the Assyrians, Nebuchadnezzar, and Pontius Pilate come to mind (Isaiah 10:5, Jeremiah…