Objections to Apologetics: Ultimately Fail
By Nate Sonner
Unfortunately, there are many more objections to apologetics that I have not covered in this short series. What’s unfortunate is that there are more objections. Some assert that apologetics is simply irrelevant, others say arguments aren’t persuasive anymore, and the rest say they haven’t seen any “fruit” come of apologetics.
However, any objection to the use of apologetics, indeed, the necessity of apologetics for every Christian, ultimately fails.
How can this be? By what argument are all objections shown faulty? Or is there an overwhelming pragmatic justification for apologetics? Actually, our ultimate authority commands it. The Triune God speaking through Scripture says all Christians are to always be ready to answer anyone.
but in your hearts honor Christ the Lord as holy, always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and respect
-1 Peter 3:15 (ESV)
Case closed. There is no way around it. Any objection to the need for Christians to know and practice apologetics cannot even get off the ground…
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