How to Know Absolute Truth

Hello beloved brethren, I hope this post finds you all doing well! I’m so excited about today’s episode. We’re constantly bombarded by varies philosophical and theological ideals, how do we know what’s true and what’s not? We go to the absolute standard. So today I attempted to break down epistemology, and how we can use it to improve our apologetics. I’ve included a ton of resources for anyone who wants to do some more research. You’ll find them all in the timestamped outline below.

Also, if you didn’t get a chance to see last weeks MEGA list, I’m going to link to it here. Big news, y’all, Tulips & Honey Hub now officially has it’s own app! You can, of course, listen across all major podcasting platforms such as PodbeanAmazon Music, iTunesSpotifyGoogle PlayiHeart RadioStitcher, and in video form on YouTube. As always, beloved brethren, be good Berean’s and study to show yourselves approved.

00:01:30 – Thank you to Revived Thoughts for having me on their Church History Trivia.

Check it out here: https://www.facebook.com/watch/live/?v=772235860046715&ref=watch_permalink

Check out Revived Thoughts: https://revivedthoughts.com

00:04:50 – The topic for today is Epistemology

00:07:45 – Greg Bahnsen’s resources: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6RBz-zAWoKk&t=6s

00:08:45 – Resources for understanding philosophy: Cave to the Cross Apologetics: https://cavetothecross.com

The Ultimate Proof of Creation: https://biblicalbeginningsblog.wordpress.com/2017/07/13/a-book-review-of-the-ultimate-proof-of-creation/

Interviewing Dr. Jason Lisle: https://afterthoughtbybiblicalbeginnings.podbean.com/e/episode-13-interview-with-dr-jason-lisle-ultimate-proof-of-creation/

00:13:30 – Rationalism vs. Empiricism 

Rationalism (logic) vs empiricism (truth by sense perception)

R. C. Sproul lectures: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oVAu19oEm_s&t=25s

00:18:25 – Correspondence Theory of Truth: states that the truth or falsity of a statement is determined only by how it relates to the world and whether it accurately describes that world.

00:26:45 – Humanism: outlook or system of thought attaching prime importance to human rather than divine or supernatural matters. 

00:31:32 – Axiology: philosophical study of value. It includes questions about the nature and classification of values and about what kinds of things have value.

00:45:50 – Can We Trust the Bible episode link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aeyLruvllOk&t=6s

00:47:30 – Are there contradictions in the Bible? Interview with Veritas Domain Pastor Jim: https://afterthoughtbybiblicalbeginnings.podbean.com/e/episode16-pastor-jim-co-hosts-what-about-contradictions/ Veritas Domain’s articles refuting so called contradictions: https://veritasdomain.wordpress.com/2019/07/05/100-alleged-bible-contradictions-answered/

00:48:30 – Presuppositional Apologetics: Episode that briefly discusses Presuppositionalism at the 45 minute mark: https://youtu.be/K5hTF77ZMkM

00:53:30 – Exposit the Word Shout OUT: https://exposittheword.com

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Author: lnhereford

I am a Christian, wife, mother, podcaster and homeschooler currently traveling the United States with my loving husband and darling daughter!

5 thoughts on “How to Know Absolute Truth”

  1. 1. The Youtube video lead to an older show than this topic.
    2. Good analogy of using the currency.
    3. Good show! You did a really good job!
    4. Thanks for the shout out to our blog!
    5. Will share this in our next Presup round up!

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