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Frank Nemec Writings

Christian Fundamentalism


Mark Noll summarized the fundamentals as: "assertions that the Bible is the inspired Word of God; that Jesus Christ was God in human flesh, was born of a virgin, lived a sinless life, died on the cross for the salvation of men and women, rose from the dead, ascended into heaven, and would return at the end of the age in great glory; that sin is real and not the product of fevered imaginations; that God's grace and not human effort is the source of salvation; and that the church is God's institution designed to build up Christians and to spread the gospel."

Christian Fundamentalists tend to treat these 'fundamentals' as premises or postulates or axioms or assumptions. Is self-evident necessarily true? Geocentric universe?