Ad hominem arguments basically go along the lines of "Person X has some kind of flaw, therefore he or she is in the wrong on issue X.".
I often see sin in a person's life being used as an ad hominem argument.
Another thing I see, closely related, but not exactly the same, is an unsaved person being unsaved being used as an ad hominem argument.
This gets into all kinds of things.
This is basically an information post for those who care about this stuff. This is also why I have restricted posting on this subject not to cause a fuss. So to those who would be interested in knowing this about the NIV.
The NIV had homosexuals on the translation committee. Dr. Virginia Mollenkott is an open homosexual. Which makes me wonder why she was allowed to be on the committee. You can read more about this here: http://www.jesus-is-savior.com/Bible..._committee.htm
Proverbs 2:1-5, “My son, if you accept my words and store up my commands within you, turning your ear to wisdom and applying your heart to understanding - indeed, if you call out for insight and cry aloud for understanding, and if you look for it as for silver and search for it as for hidden treasure, then you will understand the fear of the LORD and find the knowledge of God.”
It is estimated that every year some 300,000 new books are published worldwide.
Hello, I was looking at a reply to something I'd written on Bibleforums in the website stuff section. Underneath his reply there are a couple of links and one took me to on-line Bibles, it was advertising "Christian message board" and if you hover your mouse over it,it say's,
"come and join us and be part of the Family" I thought that was pleasant to read, that you could be part of a family and never see each other physically.
I have been giving tithes to the church for a long time. If I was not going to church I would give to an online ministry or invest in my own ministry. I now donate my time to running things in the audio video room which can range from doing many different things. While in there I saw needs in the technical area that were not being met and therefore problems would arise from time to time.
So what I decided to do was take part of my tithes and make an offering of buying things that