Daily Archives: 23 Aug 2016
‘Evangelicals’ hate Hillary Clinton more than they love morals and ethics. And their much vaunted and ballyhooed disdain for the immoral doings of Bill Clinton are conveniently ignored in Donald Trump precisely because defeating Clinton has become THE agenda for … Continue reading
And it’s this.
Do yourself a favor and listen to NPR’s Fresh Air evisceration of the selfish greed driven Trump from today’s show.
“When the disciples were increasing in number, a complaint arose… ” (Acts 6:1). Always somebody that’s not happy when things are going well. – Jerry Ireland
James Spinti has discovered that the ancient Akkadians had their own version of the ‘prosperity Gospel’! That’s right- there’s nothing new under the sun- not even the nonsense spewed by Paula White, Benny Hinn, Joel Osteen, and Oprah Winfrey! One … Continue reading
And he isn’t a supporter of Trump either. Clearly. Look, GOP, you have a serious problem with Trump. Three of your leading thinkers (Krauthammer and George Will and David Brooks) think him a fool. Why, then, does he still have … Continue reading
John Barton’s one of the best scholars in the world and nothing he does can be overlooked by people interested in the Hebrew Bible. Nothing. This book brings together some of the world’s most exciting scholars from across a variety … Continue reading
Teasing out meaning: some techniques and procedures in early Christian exegesis Author of the influential book ‘Biblical Exegesis and the Formation of Christian Culture’ and numerous other monographs and papers, Professor Frances Young, emerita Edward Cadbury Professor of Theology at … Continue reading