What Does “The Matrix” Have in Common with the Early Church Fathers’ View of Reality? — Richard Murray

ANSWER: ALMOST EVERYTHING! Obviously, the early Church Fathers never actually watched The Matrix trilogy of movies. But, then again, maybe in some archetypal way, the Lord projected the movie's major themes across time and space onto the screens of their corporate consciousness. I am awestruck at how closely the cosmology of the early Church lines … Continue reading What Does “The Matrix” Have in Common with the Early Church Fathers’ View of Reality? — Richard Murray

The Problem with the Book of Job: Beware the “Job-Effect” — Richard Murray

[Note from Joel Killion: I connected with Richard recently on Facebook through a very dear, mutual friend of ours, Cory Orel. Cory encouraged me to get acquainted with Richard and, of course, it sealed the deal for me when he referred to him as the "Most influential voice in my journey since Pappa Varner...no joke!" (Pappa … Continue reading The Problem with the Book of Job: Beware the “Job-Effect” — Richard Murray

Who is the Antichrist?

Too much of what Christians believe comes from what they've been told. Others believe what they've read into the Scriptures (that isn't actually there), oftentimes using the religious lens they've been conditioned to see through. This is especially true of eschatology (the study of the "end times"), which includes, for many end time prophecy teachers, … Continue reading Who is the Antichrist?