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Ars Moriendi: On Dying Faithfully

NOTE: This essay is a revised version of a talk that I gave at a workshop on Issues at Life’s End organised by the Anglican Diocese of Singapore in March 2019. In 1976, the Christian writer and apologist Francis Shaeffer published his famous book that examines the rise and fall . . . . Continue Reading »


Fighting With One Hand Tied Behind Our Backs

Protestant churches in Singapore, as a whole, have expressed their firm opposition to sexual relationships and marriage between members of the same sex. I agree wholeheartedly with this position. There are, however, certain aspects of the life and practice of our Protestant churches which compromise our attempts to defend our . . . . Continue Reading »


Truth and Freedom

One of the freedoms that Western democratic societies cherish and are determined to defend is the freedom of speech or expression. Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights articulates the right to the freedom of expression thus: Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression; this . . . . Continue Reading »


Annihilation or Restoration

What will be the fate of our planet earth at the end of this age? Will it be annihilated or restored? This is not only a stimulating theoretical question, but also one with significant practical implications for our life and ministry. What does the Bible teach?          The Bible promises that . . . . Continue Reading »



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The speaker shows his wealth of learning and experience that is really beneficial.

Participant of ‘’Trinitarian Ethics: Implications for Christian Formation’’ lecture.

Very well and needfully stated, Dr Leow (Theng Huat). Exactly the very same concern I have deep in me.    

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... your writings and works have built up many aspects of my interior foundation as relating to God’s words and also the meaning of being a Christian.

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The article “Divine Genocide” is extremely helpful and insightful to aid me in my understanding regarding Joshua 's 'brutal' military actions against the Canaanites - in relation to the 'occasional' and 'general' command. Something I will share with my cell members tomorrow evening.

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Very interesting topics and relevant issues in today’s generation.

Excellent overview of ideas and views from all sides of the debate.

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