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Question from Professor Peter Polite: "Jesus contradicts himself. In Matthew 7:1-2 we are told not to judge, but in Matthew 7:15-20 instructions are given for how to go about judging. Which is it?"

How can we best respond to this question?

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Attack from Dr. Angry Atheist: "Jesus promoted murdering parents: Jesus said: Mark 13:12 'Brother will hand over brother to death, and the father his child; children will raise up against their parents and put them to death.' Did Jesus lie concerning His agenda for children to kill their parents?"

What is the best way to respond to this ridiculous accusation?

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Question from Mr. Confused Unbeliever "Paul did not obey Jesus' own words, so how could he be a reliable author of the New Testament? Paul did not baptize as commanded: In 1 Cor. 1:17 ('For Christ sent me [Paul] not to baptize but to preach the gospel' ) Paul is saying Jesus was wrong when He said in Matt. 28:19 'Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them....' So how can we believe Paul about anything?"

What is the best response to this nonsense?

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Skeptical Question from Professor Peter Polite: "Is God a liar? In 2 Thess 2:11 your god sends upon them a strong delusion, to make them believe what is false. How do you know your god has not made you delusional? How could the Bible be 'God's Word' when it admits that your god was a deceiver of people? By giving this example to follow, doesn’t your god teach his followers to lie in direct violation of his own commandment."

2 Thessalonians 2:11 And for this cause God shall send them strong delusion, that they should believe a lie:

What is the best way to answer this challenge?

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