What are the main arguments against Christianity?

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What are the main arguments against Christianity?

The intellectual arguments against Christianity include the suppositions that it is a faith of violence, corruption, superstition, polytheism, homophobia, bigotry, pontification, abuses of women’s rights and sectarianism.

What does the Bible say about fighting?

‘ Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.” These verses present some important limitations on the use of physical force. We are not to avenge wrongs done to ourselves. In fact, we are to behave in the opposite way toward our enemies and treat them with kindness!

What does Christianity say about conflict?

Most Christians believe that war should be avoided if possible, and should only be undertaken if all efforts to resolve an issue by peaceful means have failed. Many Christians see war as the result of a failure to live by God’s standards.

Does the Bible say do not engage in arguments?

The admonition in verse 9 to avoid “foolish debates [that are] unprofitable and worthless” is followed in verse 10 by the instruction to “reject a divisive person.” Divisive people engage in empty arguments, and empty arguments divide churches.

What does the Bible say about not being friends with someone?

“Do not make friends with a hot-tempered man, do not associate with one easily angered, or you may learn his ways and get yourself ensnared.” “A righteous man is cautious in friendship, but the way of the wicked leads them astray.” “Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way, you will fulfill the law of Christ.”

What does the Bible say about settling disagreements?

Matthew chapter 18, verses 15 and 16 instructs members to settle their differences privately with each other. And, if this fails, they are to seek help in resolving the dispute. Moreover if your brother sins against you, go and tell him his fault between you and him alone.

How do you handle disagreements in the church?

Six Tips for Resolving Conflict in the Church

  1. Start by Modeling Christ. The gospel offers the most powerful peacemaking strategy ever developed, Sande says.
  2. Practice Relational Wisdom.
  3. Recognize the Three Faces of Fear.
  4. Practice the ‘Three Ps’ of Satisfaction.
  5. Remember the Golden Result.
  6. Promote Biblical Peacemaking.

What does God say about debating the Bible?

In Matthew 21:23 the Pharisees asked Jesus, “What gives you the authority to teach your doctrines?” Jesus responded, “I also will ask you one thing, which if ye tell me, I in like wise will tell you by what authority I do these things.” (Matt. 21:24). Answering a question with a question is a prime debate tactic.

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