Spot the difference.

He is a brave man. 

The tyranny of, “Judge not.”

I was recently surprised, by the suggestion of a local church leader, that it is wrong for us to judge people. He said of a particular new church leader, “We must respect her,” (because of her office), and “I do not want her judged.” He then went on to generalise that we must not judge anyone.

 

As is my normal practice, I did not enter into debate or argument on the spot, but could not reconcile this ‘judge not’ teaching with my reading of the Bible. I believe that the Church, and our whole society, is under a bondage to the false doctrine that, ‘It is wrong to judge anyone, ever.’

In the church, if you question a doctrine, teaching, or practice, you are...

Bill Nye (the science guy) Debates Ken Ham

Bill Nye “The Science Guy” of TV renown, and Ken Ham founder of the Creation Museum will be debating each other in what has been called “Scopes 2,” on February 4th 2014, at 7 PM (ET), 12 midnight here in the UK.The topic of the debate is...“Is creation a viable model of origins in today's … Continue reading Bill Nye (the science guy) Debates Ken Ham