What's New on the
December 3: Updated our Research Gateway with new links and our article on Christian Science (founded by Mary Baker Eddy).
November 23: Charlie Campbell made some major modifications (and hopefully improvements!) to the article: "Answers to Skeptics' Top Ten Questions and Objections Regarding Hell"
November 20: Charlie Campbell updated his lecture notes for the article "Does Evil and Suffering Disprove God's Existence?"
October 10: Added two excellent books by John Lennox to our online store: Gunning for God: Why the New Atheists are Missing the Target and God's Undertaker: Has Science Buried God?
September 6–October 6: We added a dozen or so miscellaneous new links and resources to our site, but because the site was also under massive reconstruction (on the back end to increase its stability—nothing you'll really notice on the front end of the site), we did not continue to update this "What's New" page. A huge thanks to our friends Bill Wright, Chris Wheatley, Rob Nash and Mike Pritchard for all the hard work they did on the website!
September 5: Charlie Campbell updated and made some changes/improvements to his article "Does Evil and Suffering Disprove the Existence of God?"
August 27: Charlie Campbell updated and made some changes/improvements to his article "Islam: An Examination of the World's Second Largest Religion."
August 21: New article "iPhones, iPads, and Christian Parenting" by Russell D. Moore in our parenting section.
August 18: Updated one of our most popular articles, "Can We Trust the Bible?" by Charlie Campbell.
August 15: Updated and expanded our list of Questions to Ask Mormons page. We also added a new article on our Mormon resource page by Robert Bowman.
August 13: Added a new article, "Five Reasons I Believe Jesus's Resurrection is a Fact of History" by Charlie Campbell to our section on Jesus' resurrection.
August 4: We completed work on ABR's new "Research Gateway." Here the serious student or researcher will find links to some of the sites, resources, and ministries we use in our research. Use these sites with caution. We do not agree with everything you will find on them. Be like the Bereans (Acts 17:11)!
July 31: Added the new book by Joseph Holden and Norman Geisler, "The Popular Handbook of Archaeology and the Bible," to our online store.
July 26: Charlie Campbell made some changes to his article "Answers to Skeptics' Top Ten Questions and Objections Regarding Hell." This article can be found in our Hell section.
July 25: Added a new video by Dr. Norman Geisler to our page on Prophecy and Hermeneutics: "How to Interpret the Bible and Bible Prophecy."
July 17: Changed the ABR logo and banner on our homepage. We hope you like it. Our desire is to fill the website with helpful content, but also to have it look good!
June 27: Charlie Campbell added new entries to his list of ideas for pastors to consider.
June 27: Updated and strengthened our response to the outrageous, spurious claims in the Zeitgeist movie.
June 27: Updated and strengthened our response to Bible critic Bart Ehrman.
June 26: Charlie Campbell updated his notes/article on Mormonism here.
June 18: For pastors, considering inviting Charlie Campbell to teach at their church, conference, retreat, etc, we created a list of some of the churches and events Charlie has taught at.
June 17: Added articles to our miscellaneous section to answer questions concerning "unaswered prayer" as proof God does not exist.
June 14: Added a new book, The Bible Handbook of Difficult Verses, by Josh and Sean McDowell to our online store.
May 21: Added some new articles on natural disasters and evil and suffering here. Also added an article (a response to Frank Beckwith's, Return to Rome) by William Webster to our section on Catholicism
May 18: Added a new article by Dr. Thomas Ice on the history of a pretribulational Rapture to our section on the Rapture.
May 16: Embedded a video "The Resurrection Argument that Changed a Generation of Scholars" by Gary Habermas to our section on Jesus' resurrection.
May 14: We added a new DVD by Charlie Campbell into our online store. The DVD is called "The Jesus of Scripture: A Verse-by-Verse Response to Attacks on Jesus' Deity."
May 9: Bill Wright, one of the awesome people who serves the Lord by helping this ministry behind the scenes, added pop-up-verse-technology to all the Scripture references throughout the ABR website. For example, hover over this verse reference: Acts 4:12 or John 14:6. What a blessing! We think this will help you and many others get more out of the site.
May 6: Added three new articles and a new video lecture by Jay Smith to our section on Islam.
May 3: Added quotes to our long list of pithy apologetics quotes.
April 29: Added a new article on the Twelve Tribes cult.
April 26: Added a new article by Charlie Campbell, "Evil is Evidence for God's Existence Not Against" to our section on Evidence for God.
April 25: Added a new audio teaching by Charlie Campbell called: "The Jesus of Scripture: A Resonse to Attacks on Jesus' Deity" to our Deity of Christ and Jehovah's Witnesess sections.
April 22: Added two articles—one by Ken Ham and the other by Randy Alcorn—to our "Environmental Issues" section in our Miscellaneous section.
April 16: Added a new video by Dr. Mark W. Foreman: "Refuting the Zeitgeist Movie."
April 15: Charlie Campbell added a short entry (see number 11) to his article for pastors "From My Travels: Interesting Ideas From Other Churches." He talks about the importance of keeping the worship song selection current, if we are to effectively reach and minister to 18-40 year olds.
April 12: Added a new nine minute video "Leading One Person to Christ a Year" by Charlie Campbell to our Evangelism Help page.
April 8: Added articles on Joel Osteen, Wicca, Kabbalah to the site. Also added a 14 minute long video "The Origin and Founder of Buddhism" to our Buddhism section.
April 5: Added an article for preachers and teachers of the Bible called, "Preach Apologetically—Contend for the Faith" by Charlie Campbell to our section for Pastors and Teachers.
April 4: Added a new eight minute video "Is the Pretribulational Rapture a New View?" by Charlie Campbell in our Rapture section.
March 27: Added articles on "Theistic Evolution" to our miscellaneous section.
March 22: Added an eBook (PDF) edition of Charlie Campbell's new book, Teaching and Preaching God's Word, to our online store.
March 19: Added an article by Norman Geisler, "To Drink or Not to Drink" to our Miscellaneous section, under "Drinking Alcohol"
March 18: Added a new article on Taoism to our Miscellaneous Articles section.
March 13: Charlie Campbell updated and improved his article "Apparent Contradictions in the Bible." in our Bible Difficulties section.
March 7: Added a brand new book by Charlie Campbell to our online store: Teaching and Preaching God's Word. If you teach the Bible in any capacity (Sunday school, Bible class, home fellowship, main sanctuary) you will enjoy this book!
March 5: Added two articles on the religion of Santeria to our Miscellaneous section.
February 15: Added two new articles on the popular question critics of the Bible are asking ("Why Won't God Heal Amputees?") to our miscellaneous article section.
February 5: Added the article, Messiah, by Brian Brodersen to our section on Judaism.
January 29: Added new audio of a teaching, "Are You Afraid to Share the Gospel?" by Charlie Campbell, to our section on Evangelism Help.
January 28: Added the book, Christian Ethics by Norman Geisler, to our online store.
December 17: Added a couple of new articles to our Judaism section addressing whether or not Christians are under the Old Testament Law.
December 7: Added an article "Did Jesus Have a Wife?" to our section on Jesus Christ.
November 30: Added three articles addressing Bill Maher's movie, Religulous, to our miscellaneous section. Scroll down to the Rs to find articles.
November 19:Added three articles to our miscellaneous section responding to Rachel Evan's book, A Year of Biblical Womanhood. Scroll to the As to find articles.
"A Response to Rachel Held Evan's Book: A Year of Biblical Womanhood"
by Denny Burk
"Review of A Year of Biblical Womanhood" by Mary Kassian
"Response to A Year of Biblical Womanhood" by Kathy Keller
November 13-14: Added two new articles to our pastors and teachers section: "Saturating Your Sermons With Scripture" and "Success in Preaching is Pleasing God, Not Reaching Large Numbers" both by and Charlie Campbell
November 6: New articles in Spanish by Charlie Campbell were uploaded to our Spanish resource section:
"Dos Evidencias Para El Diluvio de Noé: Cementerios de Fósiles y Relatos Extra Bíblicos"
(Two Evidences for the Flood of Noah: Fossil Graveyards and Extrabiblical Accounts)
"¿Ha Sido Adecuadamente Preservado el Texto de La Biblia?"
(Has the Text of the Bible Been Accurately Preserved?)
"Veinte Razones Por Las Cuales Los Cristianos Creen Que Jesús Es Dios"
(Twenty Reasons Christians Believe Jesus is God)
"Exámen Del Código De Da Vinci"
(An Examination of The Da Vinci Code)
"Pasos hacia la paz con Dios" (Steps to Peace With God)
October 23: Added "A Review of the DVD: The Star of Bethlehem by Rick Larson and Stephen McEveety" to our Miscellaneous topics section.
October 20: Updated 2012 notes on Mormonism were completed today.
October 18: Added The Case for Christmas: A Journalist Investigates the Identity of the Child in the Manger, by Lee Strobel (paperback, 96 pages, $4.95) to our online store.
Added From God to Us: How We Got the Bible (Revised and Expanded 2012 Edition) by Norman Geisler and William Nix.
October 17: Updated 2012 notes on the Jehovah's Witnesses were completed today.
October 15: Updated 2012 notes on Catholicism were completed today.
October 14: Updated 2012 notes on the New Age Movement were completed today.
October 13: Updated notes on Evidence for the Existence of God were completed today. We also updated our apologetics quotes page. And don't forget to follow ABRs Facebook page. Lots happing there!
August 31: New DVD by Charlie Campbell: Hinduism: An Examination of the World's Third Largest Religion. This DVD explores the religion of Hinduism and how Christians can be more effective sharing the gospel with Hindu people.
August 24: Charlie Campbell's updated notes on Hinduism (to coincide with the the September 2012 release of his new DVD on the topic) have been added here.
August 6: We added a new book The End Times in Chronological Order by Ron Rhodes, to our online store.
August 5: We embedded a new short video regarding the perennial question "Why does God allow evil and suffering?" in our section on evil and suffering. This is the best concise answer we've seen.
July 25: Updated our long list of pithy apologetics quotes with a handful of new ones.
July 11: Added two new articles in our section for Pastors "Respect and Young Pastors" and "Respect and Old Pastors."
July 5: Would you like to go to Israel and volunteer on an archaeological excavation at a Biblical site, working alongside expert archaeologists who love the Lord and believe in the inerrancy of the Bible? We added names and contact here in our section on Archaeological Evidence for the Bible.
July 1: Added a new article to our section on Scientology.
June 24: Added a NEW DVD (above) by Charlie Campbell to our online store: Wise Decision Making: How to Navigate Areas Not Specifically Addressed in the Bible ($9.95). Also available on CD ($4.95).
June 24: We made some small changes and improvements to our Bible History Timeline; print out a free copy to tuck away in the back of your Bible.
June 23: We added a three new articles on Replacement Theology and Dominion Theology in our Miscellaneous section. We have received numerous requests to do so by people who, like us, believe there are theological problems with these views.
June 18: We added new articles to our section on Homosexuality and Mormonism (including Norman Geisler's: Should an Evangelical Vote for a Mormon for President?). We also added new articles to our Miscellaneous section on women (does the Bible teach that women are inferior to men?) and slavery in the Bible.
May 22: We added a NEW DVD to our online store: "Archaeology and the Bible: The Top 10 Amazing Discoveries." It was filmed in a variety of locations in Israel and features interviews with Drs. Norman Geisler, Randall Price and other Biblical scholars, Christian and non Christian. This documentary confirms the historical reliability of the Bible from beginning to end (80 minutes).
May 21: We added some new articles addressing the current debate over same sex marriage. See our section on homosexuality.
May 1: We added Charlie Campbell's revised and updated 2012 notes for his teaching, "If God is Loving, Why is there Evil and Suffering?" in our Evil and Suffering section.