In book 19 chapter 17 of The City of God, Augustine talked about heavenly peace, true religion, harmony between the church and the world, and also discord between the two. It's a great section to read and study; it's not too difficult to understand. I'll put the whole chapter below. This is worth reading twice… Continue reading The Pilgrim Church in the World (Augustine)
If you ask some religions, the OT/NT teaches a plurality of gods. In fact, said Joseph Smith, the gods created the heavens and the earth. Other religions also teach a plurality of gods, more popularly known as polytheism. What is the Christian to do when he or she runs across passages in the Bible like… Continue reading You Are Gods: Does the Bible Teach Polytheism?