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Ancient Wine and the Modern Christian [part 6]

I’ve introduced the topic of Christians and wine-drinking. I’m going through an article by Robert Stein, in which he cites ancient Greco-Roman sources like Homer, Pliny, Athanaeus, and Plutarch, to argue that wine in the ancient world was so watered … Continue reading

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Ancient Wine and the Modern Christian [part 5]

I’ve introduced the topic of Christians and wine-drinking. I’m going through an article by Robert Stein, in which he cites ancient Greco-Roman sources like Homer, Pliny, Athanaeus, and Plutarch, to argue that wine in the ancient world was so watered … Continue reading

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Ancient Wine and the Modern Christian [part 4]

I’ve introduced the topic of Christians and wine-drinking. I’m going through an article by Robert Stein, in which he cites ancient Greco-Roman sources like Homer, Pliny, Athanaeus, and Plutarch, to argue that wine in the ancient world was so watered … Continue reading

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Ancient Wine and the Modern Christian [part 3]

I’ve introduced the topic of Christians and wine-drinking (and, hopefully, why a study like this is relevant). I’m going through an article by Robert Stein, in which he cites ancient Greco-Roman sources like Homer, Pliny, Athanaeus, and Plutarch, to argue … Continue reading

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Ancient Wine and the Modern Christian [part 2]

Yesterday, I introduced the topic of Christians and wine drinking. Dr. Robert Stein argues that the wine the Bible speaks of was nothing like the wine with which we are familiar today. He cites ancient Greco-Roman sources to show that … Continue reading

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Ancient Wine and the Modern Christian [part 1]

The question of whether a Christian should consume alcohol remains one of the most hotly debated issues in evangelicalism today. As Pastor John MacArthur puts it, “there have been few periods of history in which the drinking of alcoholic beverages … Continue reading

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