NW Creation Network presents Phil Fernandes at Cedar Park Church in Bothell, WA.
When: Thursday, July 16, 2015
7:00 pm – Battle for the Bible
Where: Cedar Park Church
16300 112th Ave NE
Bothell, WA 98011
Contact: Chris Ashcraft
In the 1970’s, leading evangelical thinkers fought the first “battle for the Bible” in modern times. They argued against the idea that the Bible contains historical and scientific errors, and it only speaks truth in spiritual or moral issues. This led to the 1978 International Council on Biblical Inerrancy, which produced the “Chicago Statement on Biblical Inerrancy.” The Evangelical Theological Society embraced the Chicago Statement & removed from their ranks any scholars who denied inerrancy. However, in recent years, some leading evangelical thinkers have invented new approaches to interpreting the Bible which allows these scholars to claim to hold to inerrancy (i.e., the Bible is totally without error in all that it teaches), yet deny several Gospel miracles by claiming they are just figurative speech or poetic devices and not genuine historical miracles. In this lecture, Dr. Fernandes shows that this hermeneutical approach destroys the doctrine of inerrancy.
Apologetics Symposium – occurs on the 3rd Thursday each month at Cedar Park Church in Bothell WA. The NW Creation Network organizes this educational program, which features presentations by speakers, scientists, and authors who are dedicated to defending the Bible. These programs are free to attend, and available for viewing at home either through live webcast or with the recording archived on our YouTube channel.