Why is Apologetics Needed? Part 3: Preserving the Faith
by Warren Nozaki
III. Apologetics is needed because Christians are to faithfully pass on the Good News they received from Christ.
From the very beginning, Christians have always given much attention to the faithful passing on of the Gospel to the next generation, and they warned against those who innovated and distorted the message. For example, when Judaizers in Galatia were distorting the Gospel, incorporating legalistic prescriptions into the message, and members of the church in Galatia were quick to embrace the doctrinal perversion. This prompted a sharp rebuke from Paul…