Quick Challenge Answer: Should Women Cover Their Heads in Church?

1 Corinthians 11 is a difficult passage to read with a 21st century lens. Paul issues a strong statement about the necessity of women covering their heads in church. Some have called this passage sexist, patriarchal, etc. Does this issue apply today?

5 Reasons Protestants Don’t Include the Apocrypha

Any one of these points on their own may not be enough to fully discredit and understand why protestants don’t include the Apocrypha. When the arguments are all laid out together, the books simply do not stand up. The Apocrypha is not scripture.

Is the Bible a Product of Its Culture?

Are we being truly objective in our thinking? Why is the Bible merely a product of its culture, while we are simply right? We read these texts with our skewed 21st century lens and assume that we know what is right.

Is “God the Mother” in the Bible?

Quick Challenge Answer: Is The Transmission Of the Bible Like A Game Of Telephone?

Is The Transmission Of The Bible Like A Game Of Telephone?  I’m often challenged with this assertion when talking to skeptics.  The idea is that since the Bible was transmitted orally, it is just as unreliable as any other information relayed in the same way. If you’re not familiar with the game of telephone, this is how Continue Reading

The Tent Making Christianity QCQ Podcast #220, Is the Bible Transmission Like A Game Of Telephone?

In this episode of The Tent Making Christianity QCQ Podcast, Drew and David discuss the challenge “Is the Bible Transmission Like A Game Of Telephone?” Listen to our Weekly Quick Challenge Question Podcast on iTunes, Google Play Musicor Stitcher.  New Episodes are released every Thursday. Don’t see your podcast listening platform?  Email us and we will add them to Continue Reading

The Tent Making Christianity Podcast #131: Are There Contradictions In The Resurrection Accounts In The Gospels?

In This Episode of The Tent Making Christianity Podcast, Drew and David discuss the alleged contradictions in the Gospel accounts of the Resurrection. Links Mentioned In The Show: Synopsis of the Four Gospels, Revised Standard Edition– By The American Bible Society Listen to our Weekly Podcast on iTunes, Google Play Musicor Stitcher.  Look for new Episodes every Tuesday. Continue Reading

The Tent Making Christianity Podcast #130: The Long Ending Of The Gospel Of Mark.

In this episode of The Tent Making Christianity Podcast, Drew and David discuss the long ending of the Gospel of Mark. Listen to our Weekly Podcast on iTunes, Google Play Musicor Stitcher.  Look for new Episodes every Tuesday. Don’t see your podcast listening platform?  Email us and we will add them to our distribution list.  You can also listen Continue Reading

Should The Long Ending Of Mark Be In the Bible?

Should the long ending of Mark be in the Bible?  We’re starting a series on Bible difficulties here at Tent Making Christianity.  A few weeks ago, we looked at whether or not the gospel of Mary Magdalen should be in the Bible.  We’re going to continue by discussing the long ending of Mark in this post.   So what Continue Reading