Category Archives: Apologetics

Choosing Your Battles Wisely

[ Author: Kathy Petersen ] It’s easy to get “tunnel vision” when arguing with someone, particularly if arguing online. “The other person is wrong, wrong, wrong and I’m right, so I need to point out everything that they’re wrong about!” … Continue reading

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The Burden of Proof

[ Author: Kathy Petersen ] When talking to people, it is common for them to make an assertion which they don’t support, then when you ask them, they insist that it’s up to you to disprove it, rather than for … Continue reading

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Do Christians and Muslims worship the same God?

[ Author: Kathy Petersen ] The same yet different This defies a simple “yes” or “no” answer, though at first glance, it might seem straightforward. The problem, is that both Christians and Muslims (and Jews, for that matter) all claim … Continue reading

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Befriending People Online

[ Author: Kathy Petersen ] Most of my interactions with people about religious matters is on Facebook. For one, they are in groups that are focused on religion, so they are willing participants; for another, I’m rather introverted so don’t … Continue reading

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Holy Hand Grenade! How Not to Debate

[ Author: Kathy Petersen ] Put down your weapon When many people start talking to others of different faiths, particularly on the internet but even in real life, there is a tendency to blast the other side with your arguments. … Continue reading

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