Paul never minces words with those who syncretize other ideas into the gospel and thus create a false gospel. He is direct and forthright about the dangers of straying from the gospel.
Editors Note: This post is in a series of 4 posts from a paper I did in my graduate studies. See Part 1 here. Part 2 Here. This is part 3! This is the second part of the series that examines the passage exegetically. Part 3 zeroes in on Col. 2:11-15. Paul gives his first [...]
The Colossian heresy has been a highly debated subject with apparently 44 different identifications of what this heresy might be. In this blog, I briefly summarize 4 of the primary views of what it might've been.
In the United States of America, there has been an ongoing attack against the freedom for Christian's to express their religious beliefs. While other religions are tolerated to express freely, the Christian one seems to be the most attacked in the United States by secularists, seeking to bring about the eradication of religion.Eradication of religion. [...]