Daily Archives: 22 Aug 2011
The University of Northern Virginia had already made news over an immigration raid last month of its Annandale office-mall headquarters. Then, the story got stranger. Someone, presumably conducting a journalistic background sweep on university Chancellor David Lee, unearthed pictures and … Continue reading
Which part of Paul’s admonition to the Corinthians doesn’t Paula White get? Read it for yourself and then lament the theological poverty of the pentecostal/montanist movement (heresy). 1 Co 6:1 Dare any of you, having a matter against another, go … Continue reading
And even the ‘women’ can’t help themselves being ‘rednecks’.
From last week- Researchers from several prominent U.S. universities will participate tomorrow in a Baltimore conference reportedly aiming to normalize pedophilia. According to the sponsoring organization’s website, the event will examine ways in which “minor-attracted persons” can be involved in a … Continue reading
For all those folk who are interested in the Enochic literature, this forthcoming volume (the second in the series) will be a welcome addition to their library. With thanks to Eibert Tigchelaar for the tip.
It is easier to baptize a culture than to change it. — David Bentley Hart
According to the Washington Post (via email) Former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn will no longer face criminal charges related to allegations that he sexually assaulted a hotel housekeeper, the housekeeper’s attorney said Monday after meeting with prosecutors. A … Continue reading
Building on his own fresh translation from the Greek, [Arland] Hultgren walks readers through Romans verse by verse, illuminating the text with helpful comments, probing into major puzzles, and highlighting the letter’s most inspiring features. He also demonstrates the forward-looking, … Continue reading
A Florida high school teacher who was suspended from the classroom for a comment he made against gay marriage on his Facebook page has gained an unlikely defender – an atheist. And “This is a free speech issue,” Mehta wrote … Continue reading
A truck driver in Kentucky whose penis was amputated during an operation is suing the surgeon, claiming it was done without his consent. Phillip Seaton says his penis was removed during what was supposed to have been a circumcision to … Continue reading
He doesn’t know what he’s talking about. I doubt that he’s ever even been to Britain. And if he has, he’s visited the wrong sorts of places.
A student who has not taken Hebrew stopped by to discuss a book he’s writing on Hebrew. Yeah, it’s the first day of school. – Gary Yates To the unnamed student I award this week’s Dilly! [Sounds like a lot … Continue reading
I like this art-
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In a very subtle way, Scott turns what the Pope said positively into a slam on something else. The Pope spoke positively of marriage which Scott then took to mean that the Pope was slamming gay marriage. Alas, speaking positively … Continue reading
A fine conference is scheduled for Nov 1-2 at Beeson Divinity School at Samford and the speakers include Timothy George, Carl Beckwith, Gerald Bray, Graham Cole, Gisela Kreglinger, and Piotr Malysz along with special guests Dr. Herman Selderhuis, from the Theological … Continue reading
Professor für Neues Testament und Gründungsdekan der Fakultät. Den Festvortrag hält Prof. Dr. Friedrich Wilhelm Horn (Professor für Neues Testament, Mainz): “Die Verantwortung der Christen in der Gesellschaft. Leonhard Goppelts Beitrag zur Auslegung des 1. Petrusbriefes” Der Festakt findet im … Continue reading
Quite a stirring speech which a lot will not like at all. But it is the truth as many see it. Via Matthew Kalman on the Facebook.
Dozens of women bared their breasts Sunday in a protest for gender equality that attracted so many gawkers that traffic on city streets slowed to a crawl. Onlookers jammed into the area around the Vance Monument cheered and snapped photos … Continue reading
This is a nice little video on the Reformation’s main emphases then, and now: