Christian Post Article – Does God’s Silence Mean You’ve Sinned? Apologist Jeremiah Johnston Answers

Does God’s Silence Mean You’ve Sinned? Apologist Jeremiah Johnston Answers

A New Article from Kevin C. Porter featuring myself published by The Christian Post

Christian Post 3rd article by Kevin Porter

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A Christian worshipper holds a candle as she takes part in the Christian Orthodox Holy Fire ceremony at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem’s Old City, April 30, 2016.

For many Christians the purpose of prayer is to commune with God and to seek answers. Some answers come right away, others with time. But when God shows prolonged silence, when there seems to be no answer from Him at all, is it a sign of His chastisement? Has the believer done something wrong?

In his new book Unanswered, a volume six years in the making that intends to shed light on hot-button topics within today’s Church, apologist and New Testament scholar Jeremiah Johnston gets candid about he and his wife’s personal test in trusting God through His silence.

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