One of the main objections and roots of hostility toward Christianity is the claim that Christians are hypocrites. Many people disdain Christians because they supposedly claim one thing and do another. Because of this, they reject Christianity and the Christian message. I would like to explore this thought process and examine whether or not it is legitimate.
To do this, it would be helpful to break down the argument in order to understand and investigate what those opposed to Christianity are actually saying. It seems to me that the general argument can be broken down into two separate claims: 1) Christians are hypocrites and 2) Because Christians are hypocrites, the Christian message is not true. I will examine each of these claims separately.
Claim 1) Christians are hypocrites.
- What is a Christian and What is a Hypocrite?
It seems to me that before you can determine the truth…
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