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La Nueva Tierra: ¿Es Una Tierra Real? Extracto de 50 Dias del Cielo (The New Earth: Is It a Real Earth? Excerpt from 50 Days of Heaven)

By Randy Alcorn | July 11, 2017
Muchas personas no pueden resistir espiritualizar lo que la Biblia enseña acerca del Cielo. De acuerdo a un teólogo evangélico: “Aunque el cielo es ambos un lugar y un estado, es principalmente un estado.”[ii] ¿Pero qué quiere decir esto? Otro teólogo escribe: “Pablo no piensa en el cielo como un lugar, sino que piensa en términos de la presencia de Dios.”[iii] Pero cuando una persona está “presente,” ¿no sugiere eso que hay un lugar?

El Plan de Dios de Redimir la Tierra, Extracto de 50 Dias del Cielo (God's Plan to Redeem the Earth, Excerpt from 50 Days of Heaven)

By Randy Alcorn | July 11, 2017
Todo el universo físico fue creado para la gloria de Dios. Cuando nos rebelamos, el universo cayó bajo el peso de nuestro pecado. Sin embargo, Dios no nos abandonó. Cuando la serpiente sedujo a Adán y Eva, no tomó de sorpresa a Dios. Él tenía preparado un plan por el cual redimiría a la humanidad—y a toda la creación—del pecado, la corrupción y la muerte. De la misma manera en que promete hacer nuevos a los hombres y las mujeres, promete renovar a la misma tierra.

Language as a Tool of Persuasion: Critical Discourse Analysis of Pro-choice and Pro-life News Articles

By Naila Bairamova Mitchell | June 14, 2017
Randy Alcorn was sent this research paper by Naila Bairamova Mitchell, a student at Portland State University in Portland, OR. We felt it was a balanced paper showing how language is used in persuasion in the abortion debate. It was also brave of Naila to choose abortion as the subject in a very liberal university and in a very liberal state.
Abstract Language is a powerful tool that can be used to persuade and agitate. This article will be looking at the issue of abortion. Headlines from both pro-choice and pro-life news sources will be analyzed along with two contrasting ...

Can We Trust the Bible? Is It Without Error?

By Randy Alcorn | June 9, 2017
Failure to believe in inerrancy must logically lead to my inability to trust the Bible as authoritative. Clearly those parts which are supposedly false cannot be authoritative. I cannot rely upon what I do not believe to be accurate. 

Can Those in Hell See Beyond the Chasm into Heaven?

By Randy Alcorn | June 6, 2017

Question from a reader:

Based on Luke 16:19-31, the story of the rich man and Lazarus, will those in Hell be able to see beyond the chasm? (In verse 26, Abraham tells the rich man, “Between us and you a great chasm has been fixed, in order that those who would pass from here to you may not be able, and none may cross from there to us.”)