In order to be able to use the patristic traditions to glean information, we must have a clear understanding of how their traditions changed with time.
At the origin of a tradition, there is the true story. Those who see or experience the events (eyewitnesses) tell others (second-hand witnesses) about it.
” The characters in I was raised Catholic, so of course, I believe in something greater out there.
In my sense it kind of does fall into Einstein; the more I study the universe, the more I shake my head and say, “I don’t know how all these random elements come together without some guiding influence.” That’s my own perspective, you might call it “Intelligent Design.” For me, that resonates with the most sense.
My second son Ryan was diagnosed as severely autistic.
I’ll cut out or print out pictures of people and pin them to a bulletin board or have an album section in my WIP … One thing I longed to do and never could was draw something … C.” years, my stories were set in California between 18, a period of history that still fascinates me.
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The authors must have clear links to the eyewitnesses (or be eyewitnesses) to reduce the possibility of communication mistakes.
We will learn that even in the most pessimistic, but rational, reading of the data, we come to the understanding that the authors of the New Testament are close enough to the events to be able to give an accurate picture of historical events.