Philip isn’t just a brilliant scholar who has made more groundbreaking contributions to the field of biblical studies than most, he’s also a friend. A few years back when I was in Britain for SOTS I stayed in Sheffield for a couple of days and we spent a very fine afternoon walking and chatting and demythologizing. Here are some photos:
Happy birthday Philip! I hope it’s a brilliant, restful, gift filled day! See you in November in Baltimore.