Daily Archives: 20 Dec 2013

Logos is Going Big

They’ve come up with a 500 volume collection they’re calling the 500 Book Mega Pack.  It’s on sale for 96% off during their Christmas sale – http://logos.com/Christmas.   It’s got tons of material, including our friend Zwingli and many, many lesser … Continue reading

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Thank You, TVZ

For sending these: I will give them a proper going over and send along my assessment in due course.  In the meantime- thank you, again.

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The Week That Was

Behold…  (from last Friday through midnight last night).  And hey, Libya, step it up! Country Views United States 32,483 United Kingdom 4,101 Canada 3,536 Germany 1,610 Australia 1,585 New Zealand 1,293 Israel 992 Denmark 972 Switzerland 699 Netherlands 609 Argentina … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

If man has no personal God, all the more surely he has one or more impersonal gods. — Emil Brunner

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Post-Doc Research Appointment at the INTTR

Via SBL in the email thing- The American Bible Society and the German Bible Society are awarding a post-doc research assistant at the Institute for New Testament Textual Research in Münster, Germany. The fellowship covers a period of 36 months, … Continue reading

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Today With Zwingli

It was on 20 December, 1524 that Zwingli urged the  Zurich Council to move forward reforming in his brief Vortrag vor dem Rat betreffend die Gerichtsbarkeiten des Stifts. In three declarations- Das wir für das erst geneigt und guotwillig sind, söliche … Continue reading

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Ohhh… Looks Like I Made Someone Angry…

Shocking, I know…

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The Westboro (NOT) Baptist (NOT) Church Chipmunks

Via Lutheran Satire-

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Augustine of Hippo and Martin Luther on Original Sin and Justification of the Sinner

Vandenhoeck and Ruprecht have just published the latest number in the Refo500 Academic Series (available in North America from ISD) The book is divided into two parts. The first part deals with the development of Augustine’s theology of Original Sin and … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Church History

Dear Atheists…

The Dumb as a Doorknocker Atheist War on Jesus –  It’s a very fine essay by a non believer – R. Joseph Hoffmann. He writes It’s a shame that when they chose their targets atheists decided to pick on Christianity … Continue reading

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