Treating Africa's Headaches: Beyond Monkey Solutions

By Samuel Koranteng-Pipim, PhD  My plea in this article is that, in our well-meaning effort to do something about the plight of our continent, we must first correctly diagnose the problem. Failure to do so will result in offering “monkey solutions.”And “monkey solutions” are more deadly th...

Formed of Steel, But Coated In Clay

[Click on Above Title Link for Clearer View]   A Tribute To Dr Raoul Dederen (1925-2016)  By Samuel Koranteng-Pipim, PhD [NOTE: Dr. Raoul Dederen (1925-2016) was my “doctorvater,” theological and spiritual mentor,  pastor, father, and role-model in research and teaching. I learned from him ...

Is Your Father Alive?

A Father’s Day Tribute To   Some Special Father-Figures in My Life © By Samuel Koranteng-Pipim, PhD; June 18, 2017   Last year (2016) was a particularly trying year for me. Within the span of six months (from June to December 2016), I lost my biological father and three special father-figures a...

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Two Theological Mistakes
“We must avoid two kinds of mistakes in theological discussions: (1) The use of a wrong methodology and (2) the inconsistent use of a right methodology. But if we’re to be accused of error, it should be on the basis of the latter, since inconsistencies with right methods are more easily resolved than mistaken views based on wrong methodologies.”


--Read author’s online book Receiving the Word for a detailed discussion of why higher-criticism (the historical-critical method of biblical interpretation) is flawed