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JohnClay's Recent Activity

  1. JohnClay replied to the thread Is genocide ever justified?.

    Even the babies and animals? The Israelites didn't wipe out those cultures and the only threat they were was to encourage the...

    Feb 28, 2020 at 5:20 PM
  2. JohnClay replied to the thread Is genocide ever justified?.

    I think the terms "heliocentrism" and "geocentrism" are fairly modern too but I think it can be applied historically.

    Feb 28, 2020 at 5:12 PM
  3. JohnClay replied to the thread Were some stories in the Bible not literal history?.

    So you're saying that the reason why there were 10 names is because 10 was a special number? I think 12 and 40 are a lot more special....

    Feb 28, 2020 at 6:10 AM
  4. JohnClay replied to the thread Were some stories in the Bible not literal history?.

    Yes many cultures have a flood story: List of flood myths - Wikipedia They have a few things in common but they aren't identical......

    Feb 27, 2020 at 4:43 PM
  5. JohnClay replied to the thread Were some stories in the Bible not literal history?.

    The most important patriarchs (after the flood) only lived to less than 200 years - while ancestors before the flood (and Noah) usually...

    Feb 27, 2020 at 2:54 AM
  6. JohnClay replied to the thread Were some stories in the Bible not literal history?.

    Are you saying that Hadden Lowrey found the ark? I can't seem to find information about it on Google.

    Feb 26, 2020 at 4:15 PM
  7. JohnClay replied to the thread Were some stories in the Bible not literal history?.

    [IMG] Actually before the flood the ages are pretty consistently around the age of 900 then only after the flood do they start steadily...

    Feb 26, 2020 at 4:28 AM
  8. JohnClay replied to the thread Were some stories in the Bible not literal history?.

    The gospel message is core to what it means to be a Christian. The global Flood would leave geological and archaeological evidence....

    Feb 26, 2020 at 3:25 AM
  9. JohnClay replied to the thread Were some stories in the Bible not literal history?.

    Are you saying there were gaps in the genealogies and no-one actually lived to 900+? BTW the genealogies in Luke 3 basically match...

    Feb 26, 2020 at 3:10 AM
  10. JohnClay replied to the thread Were some stories in the Bible not literal history?.

    @SkyWriting BTW what about the genealogies in Genesis 5 where people sometimes lived to 900+ years? Do you believe that really happened?...

    Feb 26, 2020 at 3:00 AM
  11. JohnClay replied to the thread Were some stories in the Bible not literal history?.

    Do you mean Heaven or the Garden of Eden?

    Feb 26, 2020 at 2:55 AM
  12. JohnClay posted a new thread.

    Were some stories in the Bible not literal history?

    For Christians: What stories in the Bible didn't literally happen as they were described? e.g. the talking snake, the global Flood,...

    Forum: Christian Apologetics

    Feb 26, 2020 at 2:06 AM
  13. JohnClay replied to the thread Is genocide ever justified?.

    BTW is there a technical term for this? Liberalism?

    Feb 26, 2020 at 1:13 AM
  14. JohnClay replied to the thread Is genocide ever justified?.

    I get the impression that you don't believe that everything mentioned in the Bible necessarily happened...

    Feb 26, 2020 at 12:59 AM
  15. JohnClay replied to the thread Is genocide ever justified?.

    So some ethnic groups were singled out.... even if they didn't kill all the ethnic groups in small towns and villages, it is still a...

    Feb 26, 2020 at 12:50 AM