Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Isaiah 45:22

Rev. Steven Parks discusses the Evangelical use of Isaiah 45:22 to support the notion that you cooperate with God in your salvation.

Isaiah 45:22 – “Turn to me and be saved, all you ends of the earth; for I am God, and there is no other.

Guest: Rev. Steven Parks
Topic: Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Isaiah 45:22
Original Air Date: February 28, 2008

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Isaiah 45:22 (mp3)

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Matthew 3:16

Rev. Steven Parks discusses the Evangelical use of Matthew 3:16 to support immersion as the proper form of baptism.

Matthew 3:16 -As soon as Jesus was baptized, he went up out of the water. At that moment heaven was opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and lighting on him.

Guest: Rev. Steven Parks
Topic: Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Matthew 3:16
Original Air Date: February 7, 2008

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Matthew 28:6 (mp3)

Note: Thanks to Nathan Beethe for editing this episode.

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Matthew 28:6

Rev. Steven Parks discusses the Evangelical use of Matthew 28:6 to deny the real presence of Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper.

Matthew 28:6 – He is not here; he has risen, just as he said. Come and see the place where he lay.

Guest: Rev. Steven Parks
Topic: Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Matthew 28:6
Original Air Date: February 21, 2008

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Matthew 28:6 (mp3)

Note: Thanks to Nathan Beethe for editing this episode.

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: James 2:20

Pastor Bryan Wolfmueller discusses the Evangelical use of James 2:20 to deny faith alone.

James 2:20 – You foolish man, do you want evidence that faith without deeds is useless?

Guest: Rev. Bryan Wolfmueller
Topic: Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: James 2:20
Original Air Date: February 20, 2008

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: James 2:20 (mp3)

Note: Thanks to Nathan Beethe for editing this episode.

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Matthew 15:9

Rev. Steven Parks discusses the Evangelical use of Matthew 15:9 to condemn creeds, catechisms, and other confessions of faith.

Matthew 15:9 – They worship me in vain; their teachings are but rules taught by men.

Guest: Rev. Steven Parks
Topic: Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Matthew 15:9
Original Air Date: January 8, 2008

Responding to Evangelical Proof Texts: Matthew 15:9 (mp3)

Note: Thanks to Nathan Beethe for editing this episode.