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Trevor Blake: Your Faith is Futile and You Are Still in Your Sins

Part of a debate between Trevor Blake of OVO and Free Northerner. Free Northerner has quoted the Nicene Creed and several selections from the Bible in his opening statement on what it means to be a Christian. Free Northerner cites the Nicene Creed (325) but quotes the First Council of Constantinople (381).  It’s hard to […]

Trevor Blake: To Be a Christian

To be a Christian can be many things. To explain what it means to be a Christian it might be easier to begin by exclusion, casting out what is not Christianity and reducing the subject to a manageable size. For example… Jesus wasn’t an optical illusion. Jesus was not born a man who adopted God-hood […]

Trevor Blake and Free Northerner: To Be a Christian

A debate between Trevor Blake of OVO and Free Northerner. Links: Introduction (October 13, 2014). Trevor Blake: To Be a Christian (October 13, 2014). Nicholas Pell: “The great @FreeNortherner / Trevor Blake debate begins” (October 13, 2014). Matt Forney: “My friend Trevor Blake debates @FreeNortherner on the nature of Christianity” (October 14, 2014). Free Northerner: […]

Are We There Yet? Jonah Ogles Edition

Are We There Yet? is a series about changed minds. Jonah Ogles: As a teenager, I began sponsoring a poverty-stricken boy in the Caribbean. Twelve years and thousands of dollars later I flew down to meet him – and to learn if my efforts did any good at all. [...] Every month since the fall […]

Trevor Blake: Asleep in Rotherham

The BBC reports that 1,400 children were sexually abused in Rotherham, England between 2005 and 2010 by “Asians.” For the benefit of readers in the United States, the BBC does not refer to some sinister Fu Manchu or other yellow peril. In England, the polite way to refer to Muslims is to not refer to […]