Tag: Harold Camping

CONTRITE: Harold Camping Apologizes

I was critical of Harold Camping when his predictions for the end of the world went belly-up.  Now, he has apologized.  My friend, Joel–@ejoelwatts on Twitter–posted a good response to this on his blog (Unsettled Christianity).  I encourage you to take a look. Thank you, Mr. Camping.  It is refreshing to see someone say or

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SERMON from 9-11-11: “10 Years & 77 Times”

Matthew 18:21-35: 21 Then Peter came and said to him, Lord, if another member of the church sins against me, how often should I forgive? As many as seven times? 22 Jesus said to him, Not seven times, but, I tell you, seventy-seven times. 23 For this reason the kingdom of heaven may be compared

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UPDATE: Phil Cooke Responds to My Response to His Response

You can see the whole conversation here. You can see the article that started it all here. This was the response Phil gave to my last response: Agreed on all counts. Since I work in the world of media, I may be more hopeful than you that our message could cut through the clutter out

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THE Phil Cooke Responds…How Did I Rate This?

I have been blogging on my own for less than a month. I don’t expect tons of traffic this early in the game. I really don’t expect the authors of the works I mention to pay attention to my lil’ ol’ blog, let alone respond to my lil’ ol’ opinion. However, dreams can come true!

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What Phil Cooke, Ph.D. Got Wrong About What Harold Camping Got Right

In the wake of Harold Camping, there has been much to criticize and satirize–including Camping’s “I got the math wrong” pile. However, there was one commentator who got something else pretty wrong. Phil Cooke, Ph.D–a man whom I have never heard of ’til now–wrote an article which appeared on the Huffington Post. In it, he

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